YOUTH & community service
Community Foundation is taking part in the Kickstart Scheme, which was launched by the UK government to create a new 6-month job placements for young people who are currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment.
Our annual awards ceremony recognises outstanding contributions made by staff from public sector organisations and ordinary members of the community who have made extra ordinary contributions.
COMMUNITY INSPIRATION AWARDS
Community Foundation will be running a winter scheme from Monday 20 December – Friday 31 December 2021. The Winter Holiday Activity Club is free and open to all children aged 7 -15 years old.
Making improvements to the local area, for the betterment of the local community.
COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
We were selected by the Dept for Communities and Local Government to pilot the CED programme. We offer a range of programme to support economically disadvantaged people to improve their financial circumstances.
YOUTH MENTORING PROGRAMME
Community Foundation started a Youth Mentoring Scheme, which provided mentors from various professional background to support and encourage
young people to make the right choices to manage their own future direction.
YOUTH ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
The annual Youth Achievement Awards set up by Community Foundation has been running since 2011. The awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of young people in the community, as well as encourage them to continuously develop themselves further and inspire and motivate others.