Youth Zones exist thanks to the generosity of supporters. It takes c£9m to build a new Youth Zone and train the team ahead of opening. 50% of this cost comes from donations from individuals, charitable trusts and foundations and corporates, and 50% from the local authority.
Once open, Youth Zones are renowned for their delivery of excellent, impactful youth work. Annual running costs of c£1.3m funds this work, most of which comes from local individuals, businesses and grant funders – people passionate about their community.Support a new Youth Zone