ICS is a UK government-funded development programme that brings together 18 to 25-year-olds from all backgrounds to fight poverty in overseas and UK communities. You don’t need cash, skills or qualifications to take part in ICS – just the ambition to make a difference.

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ICS is funded by DFID which leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty.

ICS is led by VSO in partnership with respected