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New opportunites in Stocksbridge as Boys' Brigade opens

New opportunites in Stocksbridge as Boys' Brigade opens

26th June 2015

The Boys' Brigade are proving that its not just the young people who are benefitting from being involved in a youth group. Read how adult volunteer Helen Cawthorne has built strong community relationships by being involved with The Boys' Brigade.

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East London Scouts lead the way in intergenerational social action

East London Scouts lead the way in intergenerational social action

9th April 2015

2nd East London Scouts pride themselves on their commitment to active citizenship and have strong links to the elderly community. Read about how The Scout Association are improving intergenerational learning and community relations in the Isle of Dogs.

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View from the Chair

View from the Chair

19th January 2015

Sue Lomas is Chair of Youth United Foundation's Board of Trustees and is also a trustee of Girlguiding.

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Perry Bar Fire Cadets

18th March 2014

For Perry Bar Fire Cadets, activities such as litter picks and assisting older members of the community have opened the eyes of both the young people and wider community.

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"To inspire girls"

4th March 2014

Research for Student Volunteering Week found that almost a third of students currently volunteer.  Guest blogger, Girlguiding Development Worker Lynne Woolley, writes about some of the ways Girlguiding has recruited more students as volunteers and members.

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