YOUths can make a difference!

Register your team for Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes 2014!

Deadline extended to Sunday, 6 April 2014!

Champion social causes through social entrepreneurship!

Develop your character, leadership and values!

Support a Volunteer Welfare Organization (VWO) of your choice!

Are you a youth between 15 to 25 years old? Passionate about a social cause? Here is how you can participate in Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes 2014:

  • Form a team of four
  • Approach a Voluntary Welfare Organization (VWO) with a valid Institute of Public Character Status (IPC) of your choice and receive your VWO Endorsement Letter
  • Submit your team's proposal online to www.youthforcauses.com by Sunday, 6 April 2014
  • Pitch your proposal at the YFC 2014 Selection Interview on 19 April 2014, to be one of the 100 teams to receive S$1,600 in seed funding and be guided by volunteer mentors
  • Support a Voluntary Welfare Organization (VWO) in Singapore of your choice by raising public awareness, funds and mobilizing volunteers in the span of 15 weeks

You can make a difference! Register your team for Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes 2014!

For more information, please email yfc@ymca.org.sg.

Jan to Mar 2014 Publicity Drive for YFC 2014

Sat, 18 or 25 Jan 2014

Breakfast Briefing for Schools & VWOs
1 Feb to 23 March 2014 Online Application Period of YFC Project Proposals
Sun, 23 March 2014 Deadline for Online Submission of YFC Project Proposals
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 YFC Selection Interviews
Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Sat, 26 Apr 2014
Mentors Briefing Sessions
Thurs, 22 May 2014 YFC Official Launch
22 May to 7
Sept 2014
YFC Project Implementation Period (15 weeks)
Sat, 31 May 2014 YFC Leadership Boot Camp
Sat, 31 May 2014
Sat, 7 June 2014
YFC Skills Enhancement Workshop

Thu, 11 June 2014
Sat, 15 June 2014
Thu, 18 June 2014
Sat, 21 June 2014
Thu, 25 June 2014

Sat, 28 June 2014

 

YMCA-NUS Business School Volunteer Service Management Programme (VSMP)
1. Social Concerns and
    Volunteerism
2. Planning
3. Budgeting
4. Organising
5. Leading
6. Control for Performance
7. Fund Raising and Marketing
8. Safety Management
9. Events Management
Sun, 14 Sept 2014 Submission of YFC Final Report
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 YFC Project Showcase
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 YFC Awards Showcase
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 YFC Awards Celebration