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19 April 2006  - 05 June 2006
'Ready Steady Go!' capacity building programme
All across UK
The Russell Commission charity has launched a free programme of capacity building activities, to help organizations work more effectively with young volunteers.

The new charity, which will be launched on 8 May 2006, aims to engage up to 1 million new young volunteers over the next five years. The training will help organizsations to gear up for this challenge, enabling them to develop high quality youth volunteering opportunities for 16 - 25 year olds.

Follow this link for a booking form for a series of free one-day training events on "Designing and developing programmes to engage young people":

Bookings will be taken on a first come first served basis, and we anticipate a high level of demand, so act quickly to reserve a place.

For more information on Russell Commission activities, visit:

The charity’s first funding rounds for volunteering opportunities will also be announced on 8 May, and will provide organizations with financial resources to develop their youth volunteering programmes.

Organizer: Russell Commission together with Community Service Volunteers (CSV) and British Trust for Conservation Volunteers (BTCV)
Nine venues in various UK regions
Free admission