Since 1964, the YOF has developed elementary, secondary and post-secondary programs and provided financial aid to more than 6,000 students.
Through the years, Anheuser-Busch Companies have supported our program and have further enhanced the educational experience for California students," said Felix Castro, executive director of the YOF.
Jemma is currently studying for an International Baccalaureate at Broadgreen Technology College and hopes to go onto a Youth and Community Studies degree at Liverpool John To apply for a YOF
or YCF grant, go to www.
Saboor Arif, who is chairman of the YOF, said: "I think Gordon Brown appreciated what we have done.
YOF chairman Saboor Arif; centre team leader Annie Zaidi; vice-chairman of YOF Kaytie McFadden; and Kuljinder Bhachu, who is on the steering group at the centre.
is part of a Department for Children, Schools and Families strategy which uses Government funding to help areas across the country provide safe places to go and interesting things to do for young people all year round.
It was Karl and his friends were successful, and the YOF
agreed to give them pounds 5,000, which was to be spent taking a group of 10 youngsters, including some who were invited back from a previous course.
The panel, made up of 15 people aged between 14 and 20, considered 17 applications for the YOF
scheme and 11 bids for YCF.