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National Youth Volunteering Service - Friday, 3 March 2006

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Gordon Brown MP, today chaired the first meeting between the cross-departmental Ministerial Group on Youth Volunteering and the key stakeholders in the Government’s national youth volunteering programme, including businesses and young people.

The meeting at No.11 Downing Street discussed the motivations of young people in their volunteering, what they would like to see the new service deliver, the allocation of funding dedicated to the programme, and progress in securing matched funding from private sector supporters.

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