Funding available for Youth Beatz Fringe events


THE Youth Beatz Fringe is inviting youth groups, community groups, voluntary organisations and young people to apply for funding to enable them to host their own Youth Beatz Fringe event .

The event must be targeted at young people aged 12 to 25 and be held between Friday, August 4 and Thursday, August 10 in Dumfries and Galloway.

Successful applicants will have their event promoted through all the Youth Beatz Fringe promotional materials. Projects must include Youth Beatz Fringe branding on their own promotional materials.

The Fringe is a series of events leading up to Youth Beatz. It offers young people many opportunities in their communities such as family fun days, sports activities, music events, multi-cultural days, health and well-being days and roller discos.

Councillor Ted Thompson, Dumfries Provost, said: "This is a great opportunity for groups to get more involved and complement the good work done in our communities.“

Funding is available from the sponsors. The closing date for funding applications is April 21. For more information ring 01387 260243 or email

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 10:21AM
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