Reaching Out - Empowering Young People. Agenda 2.15 pm Introduction Overview of Reaching Out: Empowering Young People Overview of other Big Lottery Fund programmes 3.15pm Q & A Session 3.30 pm Networking / opportunity for discussion with BIG staff
2.15 pm Introduction
3.15pm Q & A Session
3.30 pm Networking / opportunity for discussion with BIG staff
4.00 pm FINISH
The Big Lottery Fund is committed to bringing real improvements to communities and to the lives of people most in need.
More young people at risk have the necessary support structures, capacity, improved personal development and improved skills to help them negotiate the transitions in their lives.
‘At risk’ means young people who are:
The projects we fund must target at least one of these ‘at
Young people in care will be
positively engaged in the community
An extra 70 young people in care will be
involved in community activity annually
Who can apply?
Voluntary or community organisations
Two stage process:
2. Full Application Form - Decision within six months
Make sure you consider:
Applications will be assessed against the following criteria:
Decision Making Meetings at regular intervals
Young People involved
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Closing date mid-October