Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes 2019 Proposal Submission

Deadline for submission: 2359hrs, 14 April 2019

YFC 2019 Team Proposal Submission Form


Be the voice for those in need through the Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes 2019 programme!

YFC is a platform for you to be the voice: champion a social cause your passionate about and give those in need a hope, helping hand and a fresh start! Invest your passion, time and leadership to raise public awareness, funds and mobilize volunteers through a 15-week, self-initiated project for your Social Service Organization (SSO).

100 teams will be empowered with S$1,600 seed funding, mentorship, training and a fundraising license. Be innovative and courageous in the events that you organize, be it campaigns, exhibitions, concerts, carnivals or street sales.

Besides creating valuable friendships, milestones and memories, you will also get to develop important, relevant skills such as entrepreneurship, budgeting, marketing, event management and leadership. May this experience spur you on for a lifetime of service!

Please submit your team’s proposal and obtain your SSO’s approval, by 14 April 2019.

Here are the steps on how to do so:

Step 1: Form your team of four & Create your account!

  • Form your team of four, and create your team’s account!
  • Only youths between the ages of 15 to 25 years old are eligible to apply.

Step 2: Submit your Team’s Proposal to your SSO

  • Once you’ve logged in to your account, submit your proposal to your chosen SSO. Plan ahead and start early!
  • Select a cause you are passionate about by doing your research, visiting the organization or participating in their activities.
  • List of causes you can support: www.youthforcauses.com/causes 

Scenario 1

 

APPROVED [√]

 

Your team is eligible to pitch your proposal at the YFC 2019 Selection Interview

Scenario 2

 

AMENDMENTS REQUIRED

 

Submit the necessary amendments to your proposal based on your SSO’s feedback, before your proposal can be approved

Scenario 3

 

REJECTED [X]

 

Submit your proposal to another organization, under the approved list of SSOs

Step 3: Prepare for the YFC 2019 Selection Interview

YFC 2019 Selection Interview

Through this Selection Interview, 100 teams will be selected and empowered with S$1,600 seed funding, mentorship, training and a fundraising license. Give your best shot as you pitch to the judges!

You are encouraged to continue your project with your school or SSO even if you are not selected.

Date
Saturday, 27 April
Time
Between 9:00am to 1:00pm
Venue

Various Venues
YMCA of Singapore

One Orchard Road
Singapore 238824
Nearest MRT Stations: Dhoby Ghaut, Bras Basah

Presentation Time
10 minutes presentation + 5 minutes Q&A

YFC 2019 Pre-Selection Interview Workshop

We will be holding a Pre-Selection Interview Workshop for interested participants to get to know the programme better and prepare for the Selection Interview. This is optional, open to all and free of charge.

Topics include:

  • Proposal writing & presentation skills
  • Tips on how to excel at the YFC Selection Interview
  • Hear examples of past projects from the YFC Alumni Committee

Please email yfc@ymca.org.sg if you have further questions.

The details are as follows.

Date
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Time
10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue

Auditorium, Level 1
YMCA of Singapore

One Orchard Road
Singapore 238824
Nearest MRT Stations: Dhoby Ghaut, Bras Basah

RSVP
Please submit your RSVP @ www.youthforcauses.com/workshop.

Step 1: Create your account

Team Details

YFC 2019 Team Name

Teacher Representative

Name
School
E-mail
Contact No

Team Member 1 (Team Leader)

Full Name
Gender
School
Current Education Level
NRIC/Passport No.
Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)
Contact No (Home)
Contact No (Mobile)
E-mail
Mailing Address
Name of Next-of-Kin
Relationship with Next-of-Kin
Contact Number of Next-of-Kin
Have you participated in YFC before?
State the Year(s) you have participated in

Team Member 2

Full Name
Gender
School
Current Education Level
NRIC/Passport No.
Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)
Contact No (Home)
Contact No (Mobile)
E-mail
Mailing Address
Name of Next-of-Kin
Relationship with Next-of-Kin
Contact Number of Next-of-Kin
Have you participated in YFC before?
State the Year(s) you have participated in
 

Team Member 3

Full Name
Gender
School
Current Education Level
NRIC/Passport No.
Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)
Contact No (Home)
Contact No (Mobile)
E-mail
Mailing Address
Name of Next-of-Kin
Relationship with Next-of-Kin
Contact Number of Next-of-Kin
Have you participated in YFC before?
State the Year(s) you have participated in

Team Member 4

Full Name
Gender
School
Current Education Level
NRIC/Passport No.
Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)
Contact No (Home)
Contact No (Mobile)
E-mail
Mailing Address
Name of Next-of-Kin
Relationship with Next-of-Kin
Contact Number of Next-of-Kin
Have you participated in YFC before?
State the Year(s) you have participated in

Declarations

Our team hereby declares that:

  • The information that we have given through this online submission is true and accurate.
  • We understand that the Social Service Organization (SSO) that we select MUST AGREE to our proposed ideas and give their full approval to the submission of our proposal, for our team to be eligible to participate in the YFC 2019 Selection Interview.
  • Should we be selected for the YFC programme, our team will commit fully by completing the necessary requirements, abiding by the rules and putting in the passion, time and leadership to implement our project.
  • We have read, understood and agree to abide by the terms and conditions, guidelines and criteria of the Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes 2019 programme as stipulated by the organisers on www.youthforcauses.com.

Personal Data Protection Act

We understand that the team is providing our personal information to the YMCA of Singapore for the Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes programme. We grant consent to the use of our personal data and information, solely for the purposes of the Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes programme. We understand and give consent to the organisers of the Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes programme to release our personal data only to the relevant third parties, such as participating SSOs, Schools, and the Citi Foundation.

All information will be kept strictly confidential.

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NOTE: Once the team clicks <Submit>, your team account will be created. Please check your email for your username and password.
You can then log-in to submit your proposal to your chosen SSO.