COVID-19 Emergency Project Fund

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We have now supported 14 organisations with grants of £107,640.99 to support delivery of services responding to community’s needs during the COVID crisis.

Is your organisation helping the community in a new way during this crisis in the upper Cynon? So far we have supported food banks, arts and craft packs, gardening packs for community, online music sessions and housing support.


Get in touch! Decisions and payments are made within 14 days. / 07458 300123 / 07458 300117


Afan Cymer Afan Library                  £13,176.00 Food bank and community support


Rhondda + Cynon Dragon Savers Credit Union £15,000.00 Emergency loan scheme
Neath Vale of Neath participation group £4,000.00 Red zone treatment shelter


Rhondda, Cynon, Afan + Neath SNAP Cymru £12,670.00 Support for families in need
Neath SRCC Stores £4,000.00 Support cost of van to make safe deliveries to community
Afan The Refreshment Rooms £1,873.63 Safe food delivery service


Cynon Hot Jam £8,420.00 Online music sessions and programme for young people
Rhondda Cwmparc Community Association £7,000.00 Food hampers and craft packs for the community
Rhondda, Cynon, Afan + Neath Shelter Cymru £13,886.00 Essential housing support and advice
Neath Age Connects NPT £2,080.00 Recruitment and training of volunteers to support new services they are offering
Afan The Hall Glyncorrwg £10,840.00 Kitchen and food equipment to support meals for community service
Rhondda Valleys Kids Penyrenglyn Project £5,000.00 IT equipment and care packages to help them remotely support their community
Rhondda Canolfan Pentre £5,000.00 Care packages for community
Rhondda Men’s Shed Treorchy £1,875.36 Home grown – delivery of planter and flower packages