Mid Wales

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Local Grants & Support

Access-Pupil Development Grant 

Get £125 to buy school uniform, equipment, sports kit and kit for activities outside of school for your child. 

Community Foundation Wales 

Working with our generous supporters and partners, we invest in strengthening communities.  Our grants recognise the inspirational role of community groups and charities in identifying and meeting the needs of local communities. All Community Foundations (UK)

County Voluntary Council (CVC): Powys Association of Voluntary Organisations (PAVO)

Helping Organisations. Improving peoples lives. All voluntary organisations and community groups in Powys are invited to become members of PAVO. Membership is free.

Funding Wales/Cyllido Cymru 

A free online funding search platform, enabling you to find funding for your charity, community group or social enterprise, easily. 

Ogi Community Fund

The community fund offers micro-grants of up to £250, and/or volunteering opportunities, to a range of local groups and community organisations in their current and future full fibre towns and villages. Applications for the ‘Cefnogi Fund’ are open up to four times a year. The next round opens in 2024.

Play Wales/Chwarae Cymru 

Play Wales is an independent charity funded by the Welsh Government that promotes children’s play. 

Powys County Council/Cyngor Sir Powys 

For free school meals, clothing, and the Access-Pupil Development Grant click here, for school transport click here, for additional learning needs (ALN) click here, for schools and students click here. 

Sport Wales

Our grants team can support you with information and advice, while there are also representatives in each of the local authorities who can provide advice on grant applications. 

Local service organisations

Find your local Lions Club or Rotary Club.

Tip: For Lions Club, search using town names for the most accurate results.

National retailers' local branches 

National retailers can also assist local schools. Please reach out to your local branches for the following retailers: 

The Asda FoundationCo-op (Local Community Fund), Pets At Home, Tesco Community Grants (contact ian.dennis@groundwork.org.uk), The WHSmith Trust (Community Grants), Wickes Community Programme

Supermarket Community Champions

Online contact/email: ASDA

Visit in person: Aldi, Co-op, Iceland, Lidl, Marks & SpencerM&S store locator, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, SPARSPAR store locator, Tesco-Tesco store locator, Waitrose

The National Lottery Community Fund 

The National Lottery Community Fund distributes over £600m a year to communities across the UK. 

Review successful grant awards from your local area of Powys 

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  • Think we’ve missed one? Email the PTA+ team at editorial@pta.co.uk to share your local information.


Below you will find links to a directory of local suppliers and your regional Facebook group. 

Find Local Event and Fundraising Suppliers