MAKING IT HAPPEN Street Party (28.09.2012)

Youth Power is excited to invite all its friends to the MAKING IT HAPPEN Street Party, taking place on, Friday 28 September 2012, 18:00 – 22:00, at the premises of the Cyprus Community Media Centre (CCMC) in the Ledra Palace Buffer Zone. The party features activities set up by the teams of people who were awarded the first phase Youth Power Small Grants, alongside performances by many other guests.  Music, street performances, food, drinks, as well as arts and crafts provide the frame welcoming young people from all over the island to come and have fun together, sharing the Youth Power experience. Entrance is free.


NICOSIA – On Friday, 28 September 2012, Youth Power, welcomes its friends to the MAKING IT HAPPEN Street Party, 18:00 – 20:00, at the premises of CCMC. The party aims to provide an opportunity for the young people of both sides of Cyprus to come together, have fun and celebrate the opportunities to act for peace afforded by Youth Power and its scope of actions. Youth Power partner organizations and groups contribute to an exciting street experience featuring music, graffiti, interactive street performances, arts, crafts and much more. Furthermore, the projects approved for funding through the Second Phase of the Youth Power Small Grants will be announced during the event.


Youth Power Project Manager Sezis Thompson states:

“We feel the need to celebrate the impact our friends and collaborators have had in empowering the youth of Cyprus through the initiatives that Youth Power has offered them. These are the people that are MAKING IT – whether that refers to peace, cooperation, inspiration, sustainability or creativity – HAPPEN every single day with their wonderful spirit and innovative ideas.”