Dr. Dewi Davies Endowment Fund

Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion,

Applications for this grant are open

This fund closes on Monday 15th July 2024 at 12pm (midday).  



The Dr Davies Endowment Fund provides support to:

  • Groups and organisations working to tackle poverty and isolation including fuel poverty and rural issues
  • Projects that work with older generations to minimise loneliness
  • Groups and organisations that support the promotion and learning of the Welsh Language, Culture and Heritage
  • Building confidence and broadening horizons for individuals with limited resources
  • Talented individuals to pursue their ambitions e.g. bursaries, equipment, instruments

Grants available

  • Individuals, local community groups, charities and projects can apply for grants of between £500 and £5,000

Where there is an exceptional case for support, grants of £10,000 may be awarded.

Individual application must show a clear need for financial support, financial hardship or additional support needs

Please read through the sections on the Grants Toolkit before applying – Grants Toolkit – Community Foundation Wales

Who can apply?

Individuals, groups and organisations working with people who reside in the Lower layer Super Output Areas (LSOAs) or Wards as they are more commonly known:

In Carmarthenshire –

  • Cenarth,
  • Cynwyl Elfed 1,
  • Llanfihangel ar Arth 1 & 2,
  • Llangeler
  • Llanybydder 1 & 2.

In Ceredigion –

  • Aberporth 1 & 2
  • Beulah
  • Capel Dewi
  • Cardigan Mwldan
  • Cardifan Rhyd y Fuwch
  • Cardigan Teifi
  • Llandyfriog
  • Llandysul Town
  • Llanwenog
  • Penbryn
  • Pen-parc 1 & 2
  • Troedyraur

The fund covers the Towns of Cardigan –

  • Aberporth
  • Newcastle Emlyn
  • Llandysul
  • Llanybydder plus surrounding villages.

How to apply?

Applicants must complete an online application form which can be accessed via our website.

Please note:

  • Grants will not be awarded retrospectively i.e. for costs incurred before receipt of our grant offer letter, and the signed terms and conditions have been returned.
  • Grants are not available to support fundraising for other groups and charities.
  • Grants must be fully spent within one year of receipt of our offer letter.
  • The application must show a clear need for financial support, financial hardship or additional support needs.


Organisation application formIndividual application form

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These are the minimum standards an organisation must meet to be eligible for funding from Community Foundation Wales.

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