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
Grants and funding
Funding Advice Service
We offer a tailored funding advice service for charities, voluntary and community groups, and social enterprises who are Members of Avow, operating within Wrexham County Borough.
- 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;
- Access resources, including our database of Grant providers.
Support can be provided on a one-to-one basis, as required.
Last Thursday of every month Nigel Davies, Funding Officer with AVOW, hosts a funding advice workshops with one of the lead funders in the area. Keep up-to-date with the latest workshop at Funding with AVOW on Facebook, HERE.
AVOW also offer a number of grants including their own Making A Difference Grant using self generated funds to distribute back to Voluntary and Community Groups in Wrexham County Borough. The scheme will be open once we raise £3,000 and notified below.
Other grants available;
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