Charity. Provides supportive and recreational activities for children and young people (including those that are vulnerable). The withdrawn funding was towards the employment of a Community Youth Liaison Officer. Local authority funding cut: £1,890. Details: Received a total of £13,890 in 2010/11; cut by £1,890 in 2011/12.The charity’s grant has been withdrawn, but council rent in kind payments will continue. The council’s EIA says: ‘If alternative funding cannot be found, there is a potential impact on children and young people in Stevenage. However, the MBA Association would be able to continue with other services.’
- Source: falseeconomy.org.uk/blog/exclusive-more-than-2000-charities-and-co…
- Posted by: False Economy at 9:18pm on 23 October 2011
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