Youth groups urged to apply for WELB funding

Derry youth groups who provide community relations programmes are being encouraged to apply for funding. Up to £3000 is available through the Western Education and Library Board’s (WELB) Youth Service small grants programme for the provision of Community Relations, Equality and Diversity (CRED).

The CRED scheme, funded by the Department of Education, aims to enable children and young people to understand and deal with difference.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon, Wednesday 9 November 2011.

For further details contact Michelle Reid, WELB Youth Officer CRED, Area Youth Office, 61 Derry Road, Strabane, BT82 8LD or telephone (028) 7138 2096.