Become a member

"Giving the youth challenges we are facing in London, the importance of Young Camden Foundation (YCF) membership is more crucial than ever." YCF member


Types of membership

Young Camden Foundation offers free membership to voluntary and community groups (including faith and sports groups) based in the London Borough of Camden, that work with children, young people, and their families.

Young Camden Foundation offers free affiliate membership to voluntary and community group (including faith and sports groups) based outside the London Borough of Camden, that work with children, young people and their families in their borough or multiple boroughs and provide services, or express interest to provide services to Camden children and young people.

Benefits

  • Promote your work, events, workshops through YCF social media channels and bi-monthly newsletter
  • Promote your free opportunities in YCF What’s on and News web page
  • Promote your job vacancies
  • Receive bi-monthly newsletter with information about funding, events, community opportunities and resources
  • The opportunity to apply for small grants (Camden-based members only. If you are an affiliate members and want to apply for grants, you need to work in partnership with a Camden based member organisation)
  • Access to an online database of venues that could be used to deliver services and special projects
  • The opportunity to join consortia’s when appropriate, to bid for larger pots of funding and develop joint initiatives
  • Networking events and other forums to meet other groups working with children and young people in the London Borough of Camden
  • Ongoing support from the Young Camden Foundation

Requirements

  • You are a non-profit organisation that serves Children and Young People aged 0-19 (25 for those who are vulnerable or with learning difficulties) and their families.
  • You must have an annual turnover of no more than £5,000,000 (only for members)
  • You must be committed to work together with the Young Camden Foundation and members to deliver on mission and vision statements to enhance the lives of Camden Children, young people and their families or express interest to provide services to Camden children and young people.
  • Your organisation demonstrates a commitment to work towards effective governance and approved quality standards
  • Your organisation complies with legal requirements and is committed to producing policies that are systematically implemented and reviewed as appropriate.

If you have any questions, please email membership@youngcamdenfoundation.org.uk