September 2017 – August 2018
During the above period £80,372 was approved to be given to help Young People in the area with activities and education.
Grants were approved for 27 Organisations representing over 2,500 young people.
Hitchin Youth Trust approved grants for 82 young people.
Bursary grants were approved for 11 young people.
In addition to the above direct financial help, 22 organisations have FREE use of our Youth Rooms, representing around 300 young people each week. The meeting room is also used for training sessions for Leaders, committee meetings for youth organisations and support groups for parents – us of this is also free of charge.
Approximately £50,000 each year is saved in total by these groups by having free use of our building.
Grant Awards 1 Sept 2016 to 31 August 2017