Children and Young People’s Fund

Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Isle of Anglesey, Merthyr Tydfil, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot, Newport, Pembrokeshire, Powys, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Swansea, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan, and Wrexham

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The Children and Young People’s Fund seeks applications for innovative projects that will work to improve and raise the aspirations of disadvantaged children and young people in communities across Wales.

Grants Available

Grants of between £1,000 and £10,000

Applications must be for the total project costs or for a significant majority of costs.

This fund will only support discrete stand-alone projects and not general core costs including a contribution to a salaried post.

Who can apply?

Constituted community groups, charities and social enterprises running projects to support local children and young people in Wales.

Preference will be given to applicants who bestshow how they meet the Fund’s objectives andpriorities, and who have not previously received support from this Fund.

How to apply?

Please ensure that you read and understand the fund criteria before completing your application.


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