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February 2016

Watch the latest film for STRIVE – Young People Taking the Lead

  Strive Event from Media Education on Vimeo.

8th February 2016

CashBack-funded youth group wins Queen’s Award

A CashBack-supported youth group from Edinburgh has been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK. The BIG Project supports children and young people aged 5-18 years living in the Broomhouse area ofEdinburghto learn, achieve, have fun and feel good about themselves. The BIG […]

6th February 2016

Youth projects share cash seized from criminals.

More than £400,000 seized from criminals is being used to fund six youth projects across Scotland, Justice Secretary Michael Matheson announced today. The money has been seized through the Proceeds of Crime Act and reinvested as part of the CashBack for Communities programme, a unique Scottish Government initiative which reclaims ill-gotten cash to fund activities […]

5th February 2016