Voice Your Choice North East Voting Day

Thursday 13th September 2018
10.30am - 1.30pm, Free Refreshments and Lunch Provided

Voice Your Choice
Participatory Budgeting Event for North East Edinburgh.

At the voting event, the public are invited to come along and meet the projects that have bid for funding in their locality. All projects will have an employability theme and there will be an opportunity to find out more about each project, before listening to a short presentation, and scoring projects based on preference.

At the event there will be people there to explain the voting process to voters; assist with access to project information; and with voting (if required).

There will also be free refreshments and lunch will be provided before successful projects are announced on the day.

Schedule (TBC) 

10.30 – Doors Open
10.30 – 11.00 – ‘Marketplace’ – find out more about the Projects
11.00 – 12.00 – Project Presentation and Voting
12.00 – 13.00 – Lunch & refreshments
12.45 – 13.30 – Successful Projects Voting announcements

About Voice Your Choice:

Voice Your Choice is a £40,000 Participatory Budgeting Programme, offering small grants of up to £2,000 for ideas that support positive steps towards employment.



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