CAVS Community Development Fund 31/08/12
The Community Development Fund is designed to provide not-for-profit voluntary and community groups with a source of funding to develop community facilities and activities, and is administered by CAVS with money obtained from Welsh Government under the Community Facilities and Activities (CFAP) programme.
In 2011/12 a total of £80,000 was distributed to 29 Carmarthenshire groups, and projects supported included refurbishment work to a community centre, a storage unit for a young group, equipment for a healthy eating project, development of a community garden and purchase of flooring to allow additional activities at a craft centre.
The 2012/13 will again distribute £80,000 to voluntary groups in Carmarthenshire.
Projects could include the following: creating or refurbishing facilities; improving the built or natural environment; encouraging healthy and active lifestyles; promoting activities to increase social inclusion and equality; training programmes; community business support; and strengthening cultural and linguistic identity. Grants can be provided for capital costs only.
The schemes guidelines and application form can be downloaded below, or if you would prefer to receive a paper copy please contact us via: Grants Department, CAVS, 18 Queen Street, Carmarthen, SA31 1JT, Email: email@example.com, Phone 01267 245555.
The closing date for applications is Friday 31th of August 2012.
Please note that although the application form is in pdf format, the pdf is able to be edited and can be completed electronically.
For further information and guidance on the grant scheme please contact Matthew Lawlor, Development Officer or Sara Edwards, Development Manager at the above address.