Case Studies

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Case Studies

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Read some of our most recent case studies about some of what we have supported so far and also what communities locally and nationally have achieved.

RHONDDA SWIMMING CLUB

MICRO FUND £2110   Rhondda Swimming Club were awarded a Micro Fund grant of £2110. The club has 178 members and relies upon young volunteers to ensure that the 11 sessions across 4 pools are delivered with fully qualified coaches/teachers and in accordance with Swim Wales guidelines. The continued training and progression of their coaches is…

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UPPER RHONDDA BRASS BAND

MICRO FUND GRANT OF £2,110 Upper Rhondda Brass Band – Micro Fund Grant of £2,500 to re-furbish a worn and damaged Tuba. The project was to refurbish a Eb Bass from a poor condition (dented, scratched and tarnished), the bass was striped of its silver plating all dents removed all parts cleaned and checked for…

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BLAENLLECHAU YOUTH PROJECT

Micro Fund Grant: £3425.00 Blaenllechau Youth Project received a Micro Fund grant of £3425 for their Blaenllechau Dance and Drama Project. They held weekly dance and drama sessions which accumulated in shows and showcases. They held a show in Morlais Hall for friends and family and well as performing in school fetes, Christmas events and…

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GET PEN Y CYMOEDD RUNNING

RUN WALES £2,500 – MICRO FUND – AUG 2017 Run Wales is a Social Running Programme that ‘aims to help re-shape and re-generate communities in Wales; contributing to creating a healthy and socially cohesive Wales and to have 18% of the adult population in Wales running at least once a week’. Their overall vision is to create a lasting…

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RHONDDA CODE CLUB CO-ORDINATOR

PEOPLE AND WORK UNIT £4,994 – MICRO FUND – FEB 2017 People and Work are an independent charity who seek to make a difference through its two core functions: promoting the value of education and learning as a tool for tackling inequalities and promoting employment, through a programme of community-based action research projects and undertaking…

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SHOWER REFURBISHMENT

Cwmgwrach RFC £4,606 – MICRO FUND – FEB 2017 Cwmgwrach RFC were set up in 1912 and the Club has a growing membership and is active in League and Cup matches. The WRU had grant aided pitch drainage works – games were no longer having to be cancelled due to waterlogging. A new football team…

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