Music Relief More Than Able event for 11-19 year olds – 4 & 5 April 2018


Full details and booking on Eventbrite.


Facebook: @MusicRelief1

Twitter: @MusicReliefUK



Lighthouse Educational Society invites you to their fourth Friendship dinner – Mon 26 Mar 2018 – Please RSVP

Lighthouse Educational Society invites the community to their fourth Friendship Dinner

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#Croydon – Working together to tackle knife crime – activity programme

A joint initiative by Croydon Council, Croydon BID and the Met Police in Croydon to tackle knife crime in Croydon.

Audition opportunity for 9 to 18 yr olds with Young Generation Theatre Group!

The Younger Generation Theatre Group (YGTG) was set up in 1989 to give young people the opportunity and chance to appear on stage in a professional environment.

The group would normally perform at the Fairfield Halls every year but have temporarily moved to the Harlequin Theatre in Redhill due to the regeneration activities in Croydon.

Auditions will be held in Purley.


You can learn more about YGTG here


Twitter: @YGTheatreGroup

Youth event at Croydon BME Forum – 28 Nov 2017 from 5-8pm


A youth event at Croydon BME Forum in association with Black Training and Enterprise Group



Croydon BME Forum,  56A Mitcham Road, Croydon, CR0 3RG


or call Nadine on the number below, for further information.

T: 020 8684 3719

Keep up to date by following Croydon BME Forum on Twitter @CroydonBMEForum,  and Croydon BME forum on Facebook.

Involving Young Volunteers

A helpful post from Croydon Voluntary Action

As summers here and you have been thinking about ways to engage young people in interesting, fun and purposeful activities. Many young people who want to volunteer their time are turned away due to bureaucracy and lack of innovative thinking.

The Mayor of London has funded training and resources to help charities involve more young volunteers. These were shared with groups during May’s Volunteer Co-ordinator’s Forum.

Key messages:

– Insurance can easily be changed to include younger volunteers – talk to your insurance providers about the roles they will be doing and how they will be supported, it shouldn’t increase costs.

– Creating short, flexible roles makes it easier for young people to get involved and it maybe easier and fun for you to manage a short term project.

– What damage are we doing by turning people away when they are young – it’s up to us to find…

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