Team London Young Ambassadors (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-09-16
Session date: 
September 16, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2853
Question By: 
Len Duvall
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Can you provide me with an update on the Team London Young Ambassadors programme? What are your current targets? What type of volunteering is most popular with young people that take part in the programme?

Answer

Answer for Team London Young Ambassadors (1)

Answer for Team London Young Ambassadors (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Team London Young Ambassadors programme has now reached 1,000 schools and over 230,000 young people.

Our target is to reach 2,500 schools by the end of 2017. 

To date the most popular causes selected by the young people are: food waste/food poverty, homelessness, bullying and friendship, gardening and connecting generations.