Case Studies

SWING AND SLIDE REPLACEMENT

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RESOLVEN COMMUNITY COUNCIL £5,000 – MICRO FUND – FEB 2017   The application was for the purchase, delivery and installation of swings and a slide on a grassed surface in…

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LOCAL CHOCOLATE BUSINESS EXPANDS

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AFAN VALE CHOCOLATES £3250.00 – MICRO FUND – FEB 2017 The business started trading in October 2015 and produces hand-made luxury chocolates sourcing locally where possible.The business would also like…

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HEART BEATS MOVING

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ON HEARTBEATS COMMUNITY CHOIR £1579.56 – MICRO FUND – FEB 2017 This new group applied for equipment to help facilitate a community arts programme, targeting young people and giving them…

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REPAIRS FOR THE COMMUNITY

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TREHERBERT + DISTRICT PENSIONERS + WIDOWS ASSOCIATION £4,130 – MICRO FUND – FEB 2017 This was a well-presented and thought-through application by an energetic and inclusive community group. The funded…

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ABERGORKI COMMUNITY HALL

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NEW TRAINING EQUIPMENT £5,000 – MICRO FUND – FEB 2017   The application demonstrated a very well-used community facility – the committee there is continually striving to improve what’s offered…

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Mens Shed

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Mens Shed were granted £2,000.29 for a Community Garden Tool Loan Project. This will help the group build relationships with other community groups and members of the public. Mens Shed…

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Butterfly Conservation

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Butterfly Conservation received a grant of £2,000, for their Wind Farm Frits project – the grant will be used to purchase essential equipment to help manage key sites for endangered…

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Rhondda Netball

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Rhondda Netball received a grant of £4952.60 for their Treorchy Provision Expansion – a pilot project in 3 local primary schools and leader training. Tracey Martin at Rhondda Netball says…

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Pontrhydyfen Rugby Football Club

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Pontrhydyfen Rugby Football Club received a grant of £27,792 as a contribution towards their ‘Lighting a Lasting Legacy’ project. The project is to develop a floodlit training area / mini…

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Afan Vale Chocolates

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Afan Vale Chocolates – received a grant of £3,250 to purchase an essential new machine. Anita Angove is delighted with the Award “we are a small business barely keeping up…

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