The Community Foundation for Wales

Fund for Wales Reopens for Applications

community foundation in WalesThe Community Foundation for Wales has announced that the “Fund for Wales” is open for applications. Through the fund, grants of £500 to £1,000 are available for small, volunteer-driven community groups whose projects aim to deliver one of the five 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.

The 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; and which are volunteer-driven and have no more than one full-time equivalent member of staff throughout the year.
 
The closing date for applications is the 31st January 2017. Read more at: http://cfiw.org.uk/eng/grants/33-fund-for-wales-?dm_i=%201X27,4AKTQ,J4CEJA,FPGUM,1