Powys Welsh Church Act Fund

and Powys

Applications for this grant are closed

This fund closes on 17th June 2024 at 12pm (midday).

The Powys Welsh Church Act Fund is a Charitable Trust Fund which is administered by the Community Foundation in Wales. The Trust Fund is governed by the Welsh Church Act 1914. The fund supports:

  • Projects that contribute to the refurbishment and upkeep of churches, chapels and community/village halls within the county.
  • Protecting historic buildings
  • Projects working to address disadvantage to benefit Powys residents.
  • Projects providing social and recreational activities for Powys residents
  • Project that encourage the arts

Grants Available

  • Charities can apply for grants of between £1,000 and £5,000.

Where there is an exceptional case for support, grants of £10,000 may be awarded. Capital grants may be awarded to assist organisations in the furnishing and upkeep of buildings.

Who can apply?

  • Churches and organisations in the Local Authority area of Powys running projects working with residents of the Local Authority area of Powys.

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

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.

Please ensure you read the minimum expected standard before apply

This fund is now closed. Please sign up to our Grants Newsletter to stay up to date with future opportunities.

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