The purpose of this fund is Youth and Play, delivered by neighbourhood and city wide voluntary and community sector (VCS) partners to ensure children and young people aged 5-19 (up to 25 for care leavers and those with additional needs) have sufficient good quality access to Youth and Play services in their local areas and where the needs are greatest.
To apply your organisation must be a registered charity/not-for-profit organisation who:
• Can demonstrate successful outcomes for young people
• Can demonstrate strong governance and financial integrity
• Is interested in extending the scope or scale of what they do well (such as delivering in a new area or neighbourhood)
• Is interested in developing new ideas supported by strong rationale that explains how outcomes for young people will be achieved
The fund prospectus, application form and application guidance are available to download here: www.manchestercommunitycentral.org/young-manchester-youth-and-play-fund-2018-2020. Please note: the deadline to submit your Stage 1 bid to Young Manchester is Wednesday 15 November 2017.