Further Funding Advice

GRANTnet

Is a free service from GRANTfinder, which has been set up to help small businesses, charitable and community groups locate sources of funding appropriate to their needs.

For more information:

Web: www.grantnet.com

 

Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA)

Represents and campaigns for voluntary organisations, volunteers and communities.

For more information:

0800 2888 329

[email protected]

Bilingual Helpdesk on 0800 2888 329, minicom 0808 1804 080

WCVA Funding Portal

Web:  www.wcva.org.uk/funding

 

The relevant County Voluntary Council (CVC) will be able to advise individuals about sources of financial assistance for that particular locality.

Most County Voluntary Council websites provide funding factsheets; these will be accessible from their website;

Contact details of the County Voluntary Councils can be found on the Sustainable Cymru website.

Bridgend Association of Voluntary Organisations

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01656 810400

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.bavo.org.uk

Cardiff Third Sector Council

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 029 2048 5722

Email: [email protected]

Carmarthenshire Association of Voluntary Services

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01267 245555

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.cavs.org.uk

Ceredigion Association of Voluntary Organisations

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01570 423232

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.cavo.org.uk

Conwy Voluntary Services Council

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01492 534091

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.cvsc.org.uk

Denbighshire Voluntary Services Council

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01824 702441

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.dvsc.co.uk

Isle of Anglesey – Medrwn Môn

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01248 724944

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.medrwnmon.org

Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01633 241550

Email: [email protected]

Enquiry form

Web: www.gavowales.org.uk

Voluntary Action Merthyr Tydfil

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01685 353900

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.vamt.net

Neath Port Talbot Council for Voluntary Service

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01639 631246

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.nptcvs.co.uk

Pembrokeshire Association of Voluntary Services

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01437 769422

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.pavs.org.uk

Powys Association of Voluntary Organisations

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 0845 009 3288

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.pavo.org.uk

Rhondda Cynon Taff – Interlink

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01443 846200

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.interlinkrct.org.uk

Swansea Council for Voluntary Service

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01792 544000

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.scvs.org.uk

Flintshire Local Voluntary Council

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01352 744000

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.flvc.org.uk

Gwynedd – Mantell Gwynedd

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01286 672626

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.mantellgwynedd.com

Torfaen Voluntary Alliance

Tel: 01495 745156

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.tvawales.org.uk

Vale Centre for Voluntary Services

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01446 741706

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.valecvs.org.uk

Association of Voluntary Organisations in Wrexham

Funding and Information sheets

Tel: 01978 312556

Email: [email protected]

Web: www.avow.org

 

The Heritage Funding Directory

This is managed by The Heritage Alliance, the Directory is a free, easy to use guide to potential sources of support, financial and otherwise, for anyone seeking to undertake projects related to the heritage the United Kingdom. As well as detailing sources of grants from trusts and foundations, the Directory also lists organisations offering loan finance, awards, scholarships and other “in kind” resources.

http://www.theheritagealliance.org.uk/fundingdirectory/main/fundinghome.php

 

The Funds for Historic Buildings Website

The Funds for Historic Buildings website is a comprehensive guide to funding for anyone seeking to repair, restore or convert for a new use any historic building in the United Kingdom (excluding the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man) which is listed, scheduled or in a conservation area and of acknowledged historic merit. It includes details of virtually all substantive funding sources which specialise in historic buildings, as well as many which provide funding for historic building projects within a wider remit.

Access to this website is free of charge to all users and allows you to search for a specific funding source, or for sources which are relevant to your project. It also gives useful advice on how to maximise your chances of success when making funding applications.

http://www.ffhb.org.uk/

 

The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF)

The AHF is the largest specialist lender in the UK whose principal aim is the rescue and restoration of historic buildings. AHF loans are primarily for building acquisition and working capital. The AHF also provides grants to assist with viability assessment and development costs.

The AHF invests in viable projects which create significant legacies for their communities.

For more information:

The Architectural Heritage Fund

15 Whitehall

London SW1A 2DD

Tel: 020 7925 0199

Email:  [email protected]

www.ahfund.org.uk

 

The Fund for Wales

The Fund for Wales makes a difference now and in the future by encouraging giving to fund community projects across Wales.  By giving today your gift will currently be doubled to the Big Lottery Fund, doubling the impact of your philanthropy.

Connecting people who care with causes that matter, the Fund is building a vibrant community of donors whose gifts – of all sizes – nurture Welsh culture, heritage and environment, and improve the lives of people across Wales.

You choose which theme you want to support and grants are awarded every year from the Fund for Wales to meet local needs.

For more information:

Sian Stacey Co-ordinator for the Fund for Wales

[email protected]

02920 379580

Community Foundation in Wales

St. Andrew’s House

24 St. Andrew’s Crescent

Cardiff

CF10 3DD

Web: www.fundforwales.org.uk/eng/contact

 

The Community Foundation Wales

The Community Foundation in Wales is a unique charity which promotes and manages philanthropy. Our role is to strengthen communities in Wales by awarding grants to projects that make a sustainable impact on local needs, and to help our clients make the most of their charitable giving.

For more information:

St Andrews House

24 St Andrews Crescent

Cardiff

CF10 3DD

02920 379580

[email protected]

Web: www.cfiw.org.uk/eng/contact