Ministry for Gozo aid schemes announced for voluntary organisations
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On the occasion of International Volunteer Day, which is celebrated on the 5th of December, the Minister for Gozo Justyne Caruana, announced a series of schemes to further strengthen the voluntary sector on the island of Gozo.
Dr Caruana praised the valuable role and commitment of voluntary organisations in the community, while stressing the commitment of the Government to continue to assist the voluntary sector and to support their work to strengthen the social fabric, culture, history, economy and sports in Gozo
The Minister said that the schemes are divided into four categories with the ultimate objective of the Ministry of a transparent and meticulous process, as it was in past applications.
She said that the announced schemes will therefore cover the fields of culture, sports, social and cultural heritage through a restoration scheme.
Applications open on Monday, the 3rd of December and close on Friday, the 4th of January 2019.
Applications and guidelines will be available on the Ministry for Gozo website.
Photograph: MGOZ/Terry Camilleri