Volunteers

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-05-22
Session date: 
May 22, 2013
Reference: 
2013/1557
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

In your election manifesto you pledged to 'Recruit 1,000 volunteers to help 10,000 young adults through uniformed groups.' How many volunteers have you so far recruited to help in uniform groups?

Answer

Answer for Volunteers

Answer for Volunteers

Answered By: 
The Mayor

At the end of March 2013 the YOU Matter programme, which supports uniform youth groups like the St John's Ambulance, Girl guiding, and the Sea Cadets, had successfully recruited 1,304 adult volunteers plus 10,585 young people.