Dreamscheme Project

Put something into your community and get something back

Does your group have a social action or environmental project idea?

Grants of up to £400 are available to all schools and youth groups in Cumbria for social action projects that involve young people. Enabling them to participate in community based activity, learning and achieving self-development, enterprise skills and offering accredited learning.

  • Projects must include young people
  • Up to £400 is available for each Dreamscheme project
  • Projects must provide a community benefit

Benefits for young people

Dreamscheme's combination of volunteering, social action and enterprise skills and accreditation is a unique opportunity for young people to participate in community based activity, learning and achieving self-development for themselves and their team

  • Access to accredited learning and qualifications
  • Learn how to take responsibility for decision making, planning and budgeting
  • Increase emotional resilience through working together to achieve a common goal
  • Learn to plan, cost and manage activities themselves
  • Improve self-confidence and skills while taking part in voluntary extra curricular activities which benefit their community

Your organisation can also access further support through our Infrastructure offer, including governance health checks, quality marks, support with funding, access to training and much more. 

To find out more about this project and funding please contact juan@cya.org.uk