Community Foundation In Wales

Fund for Wales Opens for Applications

The Community Fund for Wales has announced that the next closing date for applications is the 31st January 2018. Grants of between £500 and £1,000 are available for small, volunteer-driven community groups whose projects aim to deliver one of the following outcomes:

  • Improving people’s chances in life
  • Building stronger communities
  • Improving rural and urban environments
  • Encouraging healthier and more active people and communities
  • Preserving heritage and culture.

This Fund is open to: constituted community-based charities and organisations (e.g. associations, social enterprises and clubs) whose beneficiaries are all in Wales, with an income of less than £100,000 in the latest reported financial year which are volunteer-driven and have no more than one full-time equivalent member of staff throughout the year. Read more at:,4AKTQ,J4CEJA,FPGUM,1



Millennium Stadium Charitable Trust

MSCT Local Grant Round 29 is Open

Deadline: 12th January 2018 @ 12.00 Noon

MSCT was established through an agreement between the Millennium Stadium and the Millennium Commission and its income is generated through a levy on every ticket purchased by people attending public events at the Stadium in Cardiff. The Trust strives to enrich the quality of life in Welsh communities by investing in inspirational sporting, arts, environmental and community-based projects that will have a lasting impression on the people who will benefit. The Trust achieves this by issuing grants to voluntary and charitable organisations throughout Wales.


Applicants may apply for up to £2,500.00 for grants where the beneficiaries come from one locality. Please visit the website for details and to down load an application form at: The guidelines are also on this page.


Learning and Participation Manager

Closing date: 11 Dec | Shrewsbury | £26K pro rata

We’re looking for someone who has a strong commitment to Disability Art and the Social Model of Disability. You will need a wide knowledge of working in the Visual Arts and experience of working with Disabled Young People. You will be self motivated and a team player. You will have the skills to work strategically with a wide range of partners and people.

For further information please go to:

DASH, 5 Belmont, 
Shropshire SY1 1TE

Tel: 01743 272939
07483 162541



Mess Up The Mess Present Bibbidi Bobbidi Baubles

Get in the festive feeling with us

Come see Bibbidi Bobbidi Baubles    



Saturday 16th Dec 7.30pm and Sunday 17th Dec 2.30pm


This festive season Mess Up The Mess presents Bibbidi Bobbidi Baubles a festive cabaret. Created by the young people of Mess Up The Mess along-side Llinos Mai and Dick Johns. Get ready for fun fairy-tales like you haven’t seen before with:

  • Stand up
  • Circus 
  • Song
  • Laughter 
  • Dance
  • Christmas “Rapping”
  • Sketches

Things that can’t be defined in words

Tickets on sale now

So what, where, when, how? 

  • In the Ammanford Miners Theatre 
  • Saturday 16th Dec 7.30pm and Sunday 17th Dec 2.30pm
  • Tickets – All concessions (inc young people 25 and under) £5  Full price £8

Buy them online here! 
Or phone  on 0845 2263510

Or in person at Ammanford Library. 

Find out more :

Royal Cambrian Acadamy



6 DEC 17 – 6 JAN 18

11.00-5.00      Tuesday – Saturday


Join us for the opening at 2pm on Wednesday afternoon 6 December 2017


A selection of affordable art for sale off the wall. An eclectic show of work reflecting a wide range of styles, media and subject matter from our academicians. A chance to buy a unique festive gift. All work is for sale – please enquire at the gallery or call 01492 593 413.

Royal Cambrian Academy Crown Lane, Conwy, Conwy, UK, LL32 8AN 

Tel: 01492 593 413



Art workshops – Noddfa, Caernarfon

Ynys MonSpaces still left on our Noddfa art course in Caernarfon –

please get in touch if you would like to join in 01286 685279 /

 Ynys Môn & Gwynedd Mind have creative arts workshops running in the Noddfa Centre, Cil Peblig, Caernarfon on Thursdays from November 2nd 2017 from 10am-1pm.

The nine week course is open to all and there will be an opportunity at the end of the course for participants to show their work in an exhibition.

In order to register a place on the course or for more information please contact the Ynys Môn & Gwynedd Mind team on 01286 685279 or .  


Disability Wales

Have you lost your Mobility vehicle?

Disability Wales  are keen to hear from anyone who has lost their Motability vehicle as a result of Personal Independence Payment (PIP)


  • Are you currently going through the process of applying for PIP and have a Motability vehicle


We are working with BBC Wales to research the impact of PIP on customers of the Motability scheme in Wales.   Please contact us with your experiences.  BBC Wales would like to speak to you.

Contact Miranda Evans Policy and Programmes Manager at Disability Wales on or 029 20887325.

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