Individual Grants

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Application form for Individual Young People

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Next deadline for Organisations applying for more than £2,500.00 need to have applications into the office by Tuesday 22nd April. Applications under this or for individuals can be submitted at any time but can take 4-6 weeks to be processed. If your thinking of applying but not sure if your project is something ourTrustees would consider then please call the office to arrange a chat 01387 269176

Commonwealth Youth Summit in Dumfries 6 - 9th June 2014

Volunteers Needed!

Commonwealth Youth Summit Volunteers is open to anyone aged 18 years and
over who are willing to volunteer their time, energy, and/or skills to work on
the Commonwealth Youth Summit being held in Dumfries between 6 and 9 June 2014.
Volunteers will be an integral part of running the Youth Summit, with
involvement in the build and takedown of the campsite, interacting with young
people and other guests and assisting with the technical aspects of events.

Organisers are looking for enthusiastic people to volunteer in role such as:

Crew - to assist with the rig and de-rig of tech equipment, sound and
lighting, stage hands and runners
Crew - to assist with the build and takedown of the campsite
- escorting groups to and from events, guiding around the campsite
Media Reporters - Blogging, update social media sites, interviews and news
- photograph at events, in and around the campsite
Site Attendants - serve as the first port of call for guests throughout
the weekend and assist with any enquiries.

Although no experience is necessary, specialist skill sets are invited and
could include:

language speakers


If you are interested in getting involved as a volunteer, information
sessions will be held at the following dates and locations:

8 April at 6pm -  Duke of Edinburgh’s Award offices in Edinburgh Wednesday
9 April at 6pm - Partick Burgh Hall in Glasgow
15 April at 3pm - McMillan Hall in Newton Stewart

16 April at 7pm - Dumfries
17 April at 7pm - Victoria Halls in Annan

For more information, and to register interest in volunteering visit here.

Spring Fling and Wigtown Book
Festival are seeking to appoint a visual artist or maker as artist-in-residence

Dumfries and Galloway Victim Support have opportunities for Volunteers. Working with people affected by crime. Covering the whole of our region with offices in Dumfries and Stranraer they need people who are 18+. Full training is given. If you want to contact them for a chat either pop into there new offices at 18 Castle St Dumfries  01387 250883  or 9 Hanover Street Stranraer 01776 707229.