The Peter Cruddas Foundation provides funding for projects that benefit disadvantaged and disengaged young people in England and Wales. The Foundation gives priority to programmes calculated to help … [Read more...] about Funding for Projects that Support Disadvantaged and Disengaged Young People (England & Wales) From the Peter Cruddas Foundation, published 15/08/22
Grants & Funding
Funding Advice Service
We offer a tailored funding advice service for charities, voluntary and community groups, and social enterprises that are members of AVOW, operating within Wrexham County Borough.
We can: Help you to identify potential funding streams and provide the information you need to apply, signpost you to appropriate funders (we also have links with some local and national funders), and help you access resources (including our database of grant providers).
Support can be provided on a one-to-one basis, as required.
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See the newsfeed below for a continually updated list of available grants and funding opportunities!
UK-based schools and not-for-profit organisations can apply for funding to the Nineveh Charitable Trust for a broad range of projects and activities that promote a better understanding of the … [Read more...] about Nineveh Charitable Trust Project Funding Towards Awareness of the Countryside and Environment
English/Saesneg (Please scroll down for Cymraeg/Welsh) Are you curious about your community? Would you like to meet new people and find new experiences? Have you got a few hours a month to … [Read more...] about AVOW Influencers / AVOW Dylanwadwyr (Bilingual) Volunteering opportunities for young people!
Community Foundation Wales currently have the following funding opportunities available: Fund for Wales - no deadline and is open all year Denbighshire Community Endowment Fund - next deadline … [Read more...] about Community Foundation Wales: Available Funding Opportunities As of 26/07/22
Jo has spent all but two years of her professional life working in the third sector undertaking a wide range of roles: From directly working with a variety of funding bodies including grants, trusts, … [Read more...] about Welcome Jo Young, AVOW Funding & Grants Officer!
Since 2020, nearly 800 green spaces across the country have been created, restored and enhanced. Community groups and organisations of all shapes and sizes got involved – from disability charities and … [Read more...] about Keep Wales Tidy: Local Places for Nature Apply for free garden packages!
Each and every one of us is feeling the squeeze of the cost of living crisis right now, and money is extremely tight. However, did you know that you don’t have to give your own money to make a … [Read more...] about Three ways to raise funds for your organisation (for FREE) every time you shop online! By Jo Young, Funding & Grants Officer
Diolch yn fawr Wrecsam! What a wonderful time we had with you all at our AVOW Community Knockout on Sunday 3rd July: Laughs were had, plenty of us lost our balance (more than once), and there was some … [Read more...] about AVOW Community Knockout / Twrnamaint Cymunedol AVOW: Thank you / diolch yn fawr! Photos and footage from the day...
Young People aged 14 - 25 are needed to join the AVOW Youth Led Grant Panel! Be part of a panel of young people who make decisions about grants and funding: Assess applications and decide which … [Read more...] about Join the AVOW Youth Led Grant Panel! For ages 14-25, must live within Wrexham County Borough
"I had the great honour of visiting the North Wales Crusaders Wheelchair Rugby League and Disability Sports Club on Friday night, 13/05/22, at Deeside Leisure Centre and Ice Rink. It was lovely to … [Read more...] about 13/05/22 Visit: North Wales Crusaders Wheelchair Rugby League Statement from Dawn Roberts-McCabe
The Thomas Howell’s Education Fund for North Wales aims to support the education of young people under the age of 25 in North Wales, particularly those from a low-income or otherwise disadvantaged … [Read more...] about Thomas Howell’s Education Fund for North Wales Next deadline for applications: 03/05/22
Cyllid gan Gronfa Gymunedol Comic Relief yng Nghymru i gefnogi sefydliadau a arweinir gan y gymuned. Ar ôl cyflwyno cynllun peilot llwyddiannus, mae Comic Relief wedi cadarnhau rownd newydd o … [Read more...] about Cronfa Gymunedol Comic Relief yng Nghymru Cymraeg/Welsh
Funding from the Comic Relief Community Fund in Wales to support community-led organisations. After the delivery of a successful pilot scheme, Comic Relief has confirmed a new round of funding to … [Read more...] about Comic Relief Community Fund in Wales English/Saesneg
The Welsh Government has re-opened its scheme providing defibrillators in public places, for a second tranche. A further £500,000 has been used to purchase defibrillators which will be allocated to … [Read more...] about Save a Life Cymru: Funds for defibrillators in public places From Welsh Government
The Ashley Family Foundation offers grants below £10,000, and is a fantastic source of potential funding for rural groups and community organisations. The organisation supports 5 main themes: … [Read more...] about The Ashley Family Foundation Grants and funding opportunities below £10,000
The Nation of Sanctuary Croeso Fund will provide vital support to people displaced by conflict and seeking sanctuary in Wales. Monies raised through this fund will support Welsh charities, … [Read more...] about Nation of Sanctuary Croeso Fund From Community Foundation Wales
The Yapp Charitable Trust makes grants for running costs to small registered charities: They are keen to attract more applications from Wales. The Trust's eligibility criteria is somewhat unique: … [Read more...] about The Yapp Charitable Trust: Grants Running costs for small registered charities
The fund is open to partnership bids from across the arts, health, social care and third sectors. They’re particularly interested in supporting creative projects that address the following health … [Read more...] about Arts Council of Wales: Arts, Health and Wellbeing Lottery funding programme Deadlines for application rounds: 21/04/22, 05/10/22, 18/01/23
Sign up and support a good cause today and not only will you be in with the chance of winning weekly cash prizes of up to £25,000, but if you enter before Saturday 23rd April, you will be in with the … [Read more...] about Support local causes when you play the Wrexham Community Lottery! AVOW Press Release, 07/03/22
Tesco invites local community groups across the regions of North Wales to apply for funding, with a focus on: Young persons and families Food poverty Food insecurity The grant is open to … [Read more...] about Tesco Community Grant
At this event, groups and organisations looking to fund community projects can meet representatives from the Hafren Dyfrdwy Community Fund, the Community Foundation Wales, and the Youth Led Grants at … [Read more...] about AVOW Funding Fair Wednesday 02/02/22, 10:00 - 12:00 via Zoom
The Wrexham Community Lottery is a no-risk, no fees online fundraising solution brought to you by AVOW (The Association of Voluntary Organisations in Wrexham) for the people of Wrexham. The local … [Read more...] about Wrexham Community Lottery: Register your cause today, 11/01/22 AVOW Press Release
It’s a win-win situation: Play the Wrexham Community Lottery today! Sign up and support your local community today and not only will you be in with the chance of winning weekly cash prizes up to the … [Read more...] about Wrexham Community Lottery: It’s a Win-Win Situation! 05/01/22 AVOW Press Release
There were 14 lucky winners from the first-ever Wrexham Community Lottery Draw on 18th December 2021. There’s no jackpot winner yet, but one player did win themselves £250 on Saturday night! There … [Read more...] about Wrexham Community Lottery: First Draw of Lottery, 18/12/21 AVOW Press Release
As many of you may already know, Nigel Davies, the AVOW Funding Advice Officer for the past several years, has recently retired from the role. I’m sure many of you will wish him, as we do, a long and … [Read more...] about Retirement of Nigel Davies, AVOW Funding Advice Officer
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board & AVOW: Supporting people with mental health and/or learning disabilities AVOW has received funding from BCUHB to provide a local grant scheme to create … [Read more...] about Winter Pressures Grant
The Welsh Government has announced a new loan fund to support not for profit organisations in Wales to bring properties into community ownership. The loans, administered by Social Investment Cymru, … [Read more...] about The Community Asset Loan Fund – Coming Soon!
The Wrexham Community Lottery has gone live, with ticket sales commencing from the 16th of November: Already, over 150 tickets have been sold, and there are over 31 approved causes playing for the … [Read more...] about Wrexham Community Lottery: Update & Details 1st Draw: 18th December 2021
Two new forms of funding are now available! 1. The Platinum Jubilee Fund (The National Lottery Community Fund) The Platinum Jubilee celebrates 70 years of Her Majesty The Queen’s reign and to mark … [Read more...] about Two New Forms of Funding Available! The National Lottery Community Fund & The Co-op Foundation
From Tuesday 16th November 2021, tickets will be available online for the Wrexham Community Lottery for your chance to scoop a £25,000 jackpot and help local good causes. The first draw takes place … [Read more...] about Wrexham Community Lottery Update: Go Live Launch to Public AVOW Press Release