Micro Fund Round 11 results!!

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We are really pleased to announce the results of Micro Fund Round 11. The fund is awarding £118,000 to 39 applicants, this is made up of 13 businesses and 26 community groups.
Again, we were thrilled with continued interest and engagement with the fund – we received 57 proposals.
With this £118,000 that means the fund has given out 346 Micro Fund grants for just over £1.1 million since 2017.
If you are interested in chatting about how your group or business could benefit from the community fund – contact us for a chat! The next round of Micro Fund opens in June 2022.
A massive congratulations to all below, we can’t wait to see how projects develop!

> £1,100 to Cwmaman Music Festival
> £1,100 to Cynon Valley Horticulture Show
> £1,275 to Cwmdare Miners’ Welfare Social Club Limited to help with surveyor report
> £1,648.05 to Hirwaun Allotment Society
> £2,526.82 to Aberdare RFC U15’s for their new Snake’s Coffee snack shack
> £5,000 to TP Hearing Ltd a new store opening in Aberdare
> £3,750 to the new Cynon Valley Film Festival
> £5,000 to Grow with Kieron, Healthy Eating Letterbox Drop
> £2,962.80 to help The Barn at Pencoed Farm install an EV charging point for guests
> £3,720 to Fit 4 Fun for sports holiday camp in Cwmaman

> £3,232 to Resolven Bowls Club for The Ninety, a 90th Birthday Bowls Tournament
> £428.75 to Pontneddfechan OAPs for activities, tutor and party
> £1,175 to Blaengwrach Community Council for Cwmgwrach Connectivity project
> £5,000 to Pontneddfechan Village Hall
> £1,181 to the newly formed Glynneath Town FC Ladies
> £1,100 to Resolven Community Events Group
> £5,000 to Siop y Ddraig Goch, a Big Bocs Bwyd project at Ynysfach Primary School
> £1,100 to Cilfrew Community Connections
> £3,840 to Darren And Emma’s Breakfast Bar And Grill

> £3,675 to Pelenna Community Council Information for their Let’s Start Growing Project
> £4,798.81 to Tonmawr Community Centre
> £1,594.03 to Pontrhydyfen RFC Saxons Over 40 Touch and Walking Rugby
> £871.70 to Seven Arches Landscape and Wildlife Group
> £2,606.90 to Afan Vale Chocolates

> £1,100 to Avant Cymru
> £5,000 to Llais y Cwm to employ sessional worker for new activity in Arts Factory Tynewydd
> £4,000 to install solar panels at Upper Rhondda Angling association
> £2,500 to St Matthew’s Church Hall Treorchy to upgrade kitchen and trips and activities for Dementia Support Group
> £1,681 to Rhondda Rockets Cheerleading
> £5,000 to Cwmparc Community Centre to employ a new gym worker
> £5,000 to Treorchy & Cwmparc Boys & Girls Club to upgrade heating
> £4,950 to Timecentre Uk in Ferndale to establish local Hourcoin Arts Factory Rhondda
> £5,000 to Ynyswen Miners Welfare Hall
> £3,463.67 to TechMarvels to help them introduce exciting new product range and area in shop
> £2,965 to Jenkins Driveway Tyres
> £1,000 to Peter Roberts a local author who is creating Pub Life book
> £4,898.90 to Soaring Supersaurus for their Supercharged Plastic Action project in Treorchy