Volunteer Youth Corps to be set by Early 2014


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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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