Due to the current pandemic the OFIFC – IYC are not able to host an in person gathering for the youth. In replacement for the gathering the OFIFC – IYC has developed the Youth Initiative Grant to provide Friendship Centres the opportunity to utilize funding that is specifically geared towards youth – based initiatives. The grant although broad based must be used to support or aid in the development of youth focused initiatives, events, activities and/or resources. Applications are due on November 6th, 2020 for approval from the OFIFC – IYC. The criteria to receive this grant is listed below; for more information on this opportunity please contact Frankie Antone, Youth Engagement Facilitator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Youth Council Development / Support / Resources
- Hosting Webinars
- Outdoor Activities/Events
- Creating outdoor spaces for youth
- Creating safe spaces for youth
- Educational Supports