#iwill grants programme is now open, which aims to increase participation of young people in meaningful social action. This can include activities such as campaigning, fundraising and volunteering. Activities that have the potential to create enjoyable opportunities, develop the the skills of young people, and in turn benefit local people and placed.

The #iwill grants programme will provide funding of between £1,000 and £5,000 for activities that enable young people to make a positive difference to their communities. This is young people aged 10 – 20. It can also include projects that are helping to develop their capacity and skills that wil help them contribute to their community.

The closing date for applications is the 25 September.

Further information is already available on the website at http://quartetcf.org.uk/grant-programmes/youth-social-action-fund/  which includes a few examples of previous grants awarded.