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New Chances Programme at Wythenshawe Job Centre

September 10, 2012 Leave a comment

Advertise your voluntary opportunities via GMYN

April 5, 2012 Leave a comment

Are you looking to recruit young volunteers in Greater Manchester? Greater Manchester Youth Network will advertise your opportunities for free. We will post them onto our Facebook page and our website, plus pass on the information directly to the young people we work with. As well as working with individuals who are interested in volunteering, we regularly have teams of young people who are available for one-off volunteering activities, such as clean-up days, fundraising events, conservation work, etc. so get in touch if you could benefit from the help of one of these teams.

If you’d like to advertise an opportunity via GMYN send the details in an email to info@gmyn.co.uk and we will send you an organisation registration form.

GMYN Youth Volunteering Celebration Event 2012

March 7, 2012 Leave a comment

Plans are under way for this years Youth Volunteering Celebration Event. We’re very excited to have this chance to showcase the achievements of Young Volunteers and celebrate everybodys success.

This event is a ticket only event so to find out more and to get a free ticket contact GMYN on 0161 24 3299 or email info@gmyn.co.uk

GMYN is five years old today!

February 27, 2012 Leave a comment

We’re celebrating our fifth birthday today!

In five years Greater Manchester Youth Network has worked with well over 7000 young people, supported most of them to carry out some sort of social action, helped hundreds of organisations by linking them with young volunteers and built some really positive relationships. We hope to continue working, in partnership with others, for another five years and more.

We’d like to thank everyone who has, and continues to, support us – we can’t do it without you!

Making a Difference 2011

January 12, 2012 Leave a comment

GMYN is very pleased to share its latest Impact Report Making a Difference 2011 (PDF, 3.5Mb). The report gives an overview of our activities over the past twelve months and includes case studies from organisations and young people, as well as an insight into some of the projects we have been involved in delivering.

We hope this document will help you to better understand our work and its impact. We welcome your feedback on the report – please email alex.fairweather@gmyn.co.uk

pages from Making a Difference report

New entrepreneurship programme for 13 to 19 year olds

January 3, 2012 Leave a comment

The ‘Who wants to be an Entrepreneur’ programme will be starting on Tuesday 24th January. This is a great opportunity for 13 – 19 year olds from Moss Side, Hulme, Whalley Range and North Manchester to learn entrepreneurial skills, budgeting and marketing skills and have an introduction to setting up their own business.

There will be an information evening on Tuesday 17th January, 5.30pm at The Friends Meeting House in Manchester. To book a place or get further information, please contact Joe Cain on joe.cain@gmyn.co.uk or 0161 2743377.

Regional winners anounced for the 2010 v National Awards

November 3, 2010 Leave a comment

The regional winners of the 2010 vinspired national awards have been announced. Congratulations to all the winners from the North West with a special congratulations to Su Lewis, regional winner of the Energy Award for outstanding contribution to youth volunteering and Youth Volunteer Advisor for the Bolton vinvolved Team.

To see all reigonal winners visit the vinspired website –

http://vinspired.com/rewards/nationalawards-regionalwinners