Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: The Resource Centre for Youth of Greater Saint John
Location: Saint John, New Brunswick
Date: 2011-03-24
Value: $189,400.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: The 24-month project will develop/adapt approaches to engaging youth in violence prevention. Youth will identify the issues of violence affecting girls and young women in their communities, expand their knowledge of these issues, develop leadership skills, and deliver innovative youth-led projects to address the issues within their communities. The project will build on existing community youth engagement programs to empower young women to become involved in their community and break the generational cycle of violence. The target audience of the project is youth in Saint John.
Comments: Multi-year project of 24 months