The National Youth Council (NYC) will set up its volunteer youth corps in early 2014 to support overseas and local community projects.
The youth corps comprises of young people aged 15-35. NYC aims to reach out to 6,000 youth corps volunteers annually. When the community projects are completed, there will also be a 'pay-it-forward' grant for youths to continue with volunteering efforts and share their experiences with junior volunteers.
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Federal Programs Related to - Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking, General/Other
Private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to promote the practice of charitable giving and volunteering or to represent and serve a wide range of philanthropic and charitable institutions.
Federal Programs Related to - Community Service
Programs that provide opportunities for Americans of all ages and backgrounds to engage in service that addresses the nation's educational, public safety, environmental and other human services needs. Americorps; Youth Community Service