2012 has been a fantastic year for the British Youth Council, and we've continued to go from strength to strength. Here is a selection of our awards and honours we received over the year.


December 2012

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Volunteering Award 2102

BYC is one of 60 organisations to receive The Queen's Award Diamond Jubilee Volunteering Award, which recognises and rewards excellence in voluntary activities carried out by groups in the community.

CYPN Awards Winner Logo _2012

November 2012

Vice-Chair victory at Children and Young People Now Awards

In November BYC's Vice Chair Dara Farrell received the Children and Young People Now 'Children's Achievement Award'. The awards, now in their 7th year, are described as the 'gold standard' in services for children, young people and families.


September 2012

Former BYC Chair shortlisted at Third Sector Awards

In September, BYC's former Chair Liam Preston was shortlisted for 'Charity Chair of the Year' at the annual Third Sector Awards. The awards recognise the outstanding work carried out by charities, not-for-profit organisations and their partners.

Charity Awards Logo

June 2012

BYC highly commended at Charity Awards

In June BYC was highly commended in the Children and Youth category of the 2012 Charity Awards, meaning that we were judged to be one of the four best charities for children and young people in the country.

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