The Community Foundation for Staffordshire manage a grant fund called Youth Endeavour which is a grant with the aim to help to break down barriers that may stop young people achieving their full potential. It is for individuals for up to £500 within a 20 mile radius of Stoke on Trent. As a result the area covered is partly in Chester East and Shropshire – follow the link for more information: https://staffsfoundation.org.uk/grants/grantsforindividuals/youthendeavourfund/
Young people aged between 14 and 25 who are resident within 20 miles of Stoke on Trent:
The aim of the Youth Endeavour Fund is to help to break down barriers that may stop young people achieving their full potential. There is no prescriptive list for how this might occur and so the fund advisors are happy to receive applications that detail the barriers you may face and how you can overcome them with their help.
Who Can Apply
Anyone between the ages of 14 and 25, but any application from someone under 18 will need to be countersigned by a parent or carer. If this will pose a problem please get in touch.
- In order to qualify for an award you need to live within 20 miles of Stoke on Trent, which includes the following areas;
Staffordshire – as far south as Rugeley and Penkridge
Shropshire – as far west as Prees Heath, Hodnet and Donnington, including parts of Telford
Cheshire – as far north as Macclesfield and as far north west as Winsford
Derbyshire – as far east as Ashbourne and Hartington