Programme: Infrastructure Funding: £165,475 Location: Greater London
HCVS (Hackney Community and Voluntary Sector) is a voluntary and community sector support agency, and a local community and voluntary sector service. They provide local voluntary and community sector (VCS) organisations with the key skills training, information, and resources so they can continue with their work supporting local people.
With their network comprising over 50 organisations (primarily BAME led) which aim to develop and improve employability pathways for young people this grant will support its development. It will also help provide mentoring for the core team to develop effective solutions and monitoring systems to track the engagement of youth focused community and employment groups working with BAME 14-24 year-olds to create EET pathways.