Cumbria Young People’s Fund (Individuals)

Grants for volunteer-led community and grassroots groups that support young people aged 14-22 by helping them to fulfil their potential and develop life skills.

Private individual

Who can apply?
• volunteer-led community and grassroots groups working with young people aged 14-22 (groups working with at-risk young people are particularly welcome)

Examples of projects supported:
• a programme to help young people build their confidence and resilience and improve their communication and team working skills
• community-based youth group activities
• running costs of a youth group in a deprived urban area
• counselling sessions for young people in hostels for the homeless

What the Fund will not support in addition to our normal exclusions:
• individuals

How much can you apply for?
The maximum grant is normally £10,000 per year.

If you would like to know more about this fund please contact:
Annalee Holliday on 01900 825760 or email