Community Foundation in Wales: Coronavirus Resilience Fund

This fund has been established to assist groups and organisations that are adapting their services and support to individuals and families, whether singly or collectively, affected by the Coronavirus pandemic.

Primarily, they will provide support for the following (this is not an exhaustive list):

  • Activities that help vulnerable people who are self-isolating (the elderly, people with pre-existing medical conditions etc)

  • Ongoing needs of vulnerable people to ensure that their health and wellbeing is maintained

  • Support for foodbanks and organisations working to combat hardship caused by the pandemic including child hunger

  • Community response coordination• volunteer costs for those responding to the effects of the pandemic

  • Additional costs of working remotely and adapting services delivered in the wider community

  • Additional help as required for emotional and mental health needs and bereavement support

Applications for loss of contract income or fundraising for organisations providing support for vulnerable groups will also be considered, but will be deferred until July.

Grants of between £500 and £2,000 are available for groups with an annual income of up to £200,000

Grants of up to £5,000 are available for groups with an annual income of between £201,000 and £500,000

Find out more & make an application here. 

You can also contribute to their survey which aims to gather evidence on the impact of COVID-19 on the third sector in Wales.

Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells
Powys
LD1 6DF

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
Newtown
Powys
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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