Bid Writing Workshop

On Wednesday 19th September GMYN are offering a Bid Writing Workshop. The session aims to enable participants to: Structure applications to give your bid maximum chances of success. Understand common reasons why applications fail Make best use time available for fundraising. Present organisation and project effectively Understand trends in grant-making The trainer, Martin Duffy has an [...]

#TeamGMYN is on the move!

As part of some exciting new developments, we are thrilled to announce that GMYN is moving! Next month, we will be relocating to Manchester’s Northern Quarter, setting up shop in ethical working space Green Fish Resource Centre. 27 Ardwick Green North has been home to GMYN for 11 years. We have grown from a single volunteering [...]

New opportunities for Salford’s Care Experienced Young People

Youth charity Greater Manchester Youth Network (GMYN) are thrilled to announce an extension to their Esmée Fairbairn Foundation funded Care Experienced Programme in Salford, which aims to boost the confidence and self-esteem of care leavers and looked after children in the borough. In partnership with Involved Salford, the charity gained additional funds from Salford CVS [...]

Volunteers’ Week 2018

The benefits of volunteering are huge – not only for volunteers, but also the organisations who support them. It diversifies skills and knowledge; builds connections with the wider community; and raises profiles of organisations and volunteers themselves. At GMYN, we want to celebrate the invaluable contribution that volunteers make and highlight how important volunteering is, particularly [...]

Free Youth Work Training Starting 9th May

Following their fully booked programme of training last autumn, Greater Manchester Youth Network (GMYN) are thrilled to once again offer their Introduction to Youth Work (ItYW) training to develop the skills and understanding of voluntary, paid or aspiring youth workers in Manchester. Free for volunteers* or £45 per session for paid workers (discounts available for multiple bookings), each of [...]