Midlothian Youth Bank

The Midlothian Youth Bank is a group of young people that help to allocate funding to youth groups across the area

OUR MISSION

The Midlothian Youth Bank aims to be an effective, open, honest, inclusive and broadminded voice for Midlothian’s young people.

OUR ADDED VALUE

We bring youth empowerment and human rights perspective to achieving social and economic objectives.

We regularly break new ground in the field of lifelong learning and youth engagement.

We champion the interests of young people and their right to be involved in decision making that impacts their lives.

Any questions? Get in touch with us:

Midothianyouthbank@midlothian.gov.uk

 

BECOMING A YOUNG VOLUNTEER

INDUCTION

Meet other young people/ build confidence/ learning and development/ personal development plan/ individual goals and plans

TRAINING

The role of a grant-maker/ peer educator/ working as a team/ facing challenges/ problem solving

GRANTMAKING

Committee meetings/ grant-giving nights/ getting grant applications/ decision making/ holding interviews/ awarding money

PROGRESSION

Residential/skills academy/ networking/ youth achievement awards/ dynamic youth awards/ peer education/ mentoring/ leadership

Get in Touch to Volunteer

Midothianyouthbank@midlothian.gov.uk