Small grants of up to £750 are available from PAVO to enable projects to run that provide volunteering opportunities for young people aged 14-25 years.
The young people can be from an existing group or just young people coming together to run a project of their own choosing. Theapplication must be written by a young person.
Past projects have included organising fundraising events to support local charities, local environmental schemes, and improving facilities for older people. Examples of future projects could be around mental health, young carers, the elderly, health & wellbeing, art, life skills etc.
Projects should meet at least one of the priorities of the Well-being of Future Generations Act 2015:
In the current circumstances, we understand projects will be delivered differently and encourage creative applications from projectsengaging and supporting individuals/communities in response to Covid-19.
A panel of young people from Powys will assess this application.
All funding must be spent by 10 th March 2022.