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Funding News


Charities in the UK that are seeking funding for their work with disadvantaged children and young people aged 18 years and younger can start the application process for funding in 2018.The BBC Children in Need Small Grants programme will consider applications requesting grants of up to £10,000 to su...


Communities in need are set to benefit from Greggs Foundation funding aimed at health and social welfare issues in England, Scotland and Wales.The Greggs Foundation's Community Projects Fund is inviting applications for grants of up to £2,000 to not-for-profit organisations across Great Britain. Fun...

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O4C Funding Portal

Conduct your own funding search or browse funders by theme by using the new PAVO Open4Community Funding Portal.

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Powys Notice Board

Living with Sight Loss Information Course

Wednesdays 11, 18, 25 April and 2 May 2018 - 10:30 am to 3.30 pm - The Guildhall, Brecon, LD3 7AL Have you or a family member been diagnosed with sight loss? Would you like to meet others and learn more about what services may be helpful? If so, come along to RNIB Cymru's Living with Sight Loss Cou...

Mid Powys Glaucoma Group

Venue: Howey Village Hall, Howey, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5PT Date: Monday 6th November 2017    Time: 2.00pm to 4.00pm Programme: 1. 'Glaucoma' Mr Ben While - Consultant Ophthalmologist 2. 'Introducing the International Glaucoma Association' Eryl Williams IGA Regional Devel...

Volunteering News

Vote for your local Volunteer Hero! Powys Volunteer of the Year 2018

Do you know someone in your community who has made a difference by volunteering?

Powys Volunteer of the Year Awards

Do you know someone in your community who has made a difference by volunteering? What are the awards? The celebration event goes some way to demonstating the value we place on the work undertaken by volunteers and encourages them to continue to inspire others to take up a cause in a society where ...

Meetings and Events

The Royal Cambrian Academy - Celebrating Refugees

Jointly hosted by the Josef Herman Art Foundation, the Royal Cambrian Academy and The Welfare Ystradgynlais Celebrating Refugees At the Welfare Hall, Ystradgynlais Saturday 3rd March 2018 Artists of the Royal Cambrian Academy celebrate the achievements of refugee artists and their families. 10am...

Celf o Gwmpas - Arts Round About

Exhibition Preview, Pudding & Prosecco! Thursday 22nd February 2018 5pm to 7pm Join Celf o Gwmpas for a fabulous evening of art and deliciousness and feel good about supporting a great cause! Celf o Gwmpas in partnership with Disability Arts Cymru (DAC) is delighted to present the 'IN Residen...

Job Vacancies

Severn Wye Energy Agency Job Vacancy

Education Project Manager (Powys) Are you passionate about engaging young people with environmental issues? Do you want to make a real difference to the lives of young people and the environment they will grow up in? If so then this is the job for you. We are currently recruiting a Project Manager...

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Powys Voluntary Sector

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PAVO provides training courses on all aspects of running community groups and voluntary organisations ... find out more

Powys Transport Training Agency provides transport related training courses and information ... find out more

Powys Mental Health Team

The Powys Mental Health Team provides information, support, representation networks, advice and training to the Third Sector on any aspect of mental health services in Powys ... find out more

Children and Young People

A network for organisations and groups who support, help, play and work with children, young people and their families, helping them to share good practice, work together and link to the CYP Partnership ... find out more

Health, Social Care & Wellbeing

Have your say and keep informed about how the Third Sector contributes to Health and Social Care services in Powys ... find out more

Community Transport

Community Transport meets the transport needs of communities where these needs are not or cannot be adequately met by public and/or commercial transport ... find out more

Community Development

PAVO's team of Development Officers can provide you with practical support to help develop your community group or voluntary group and its activities ... find out more

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