Projects funded by Gwynt y Môr

This is a searchable list of all the projects funded so far by the Gwynt y Môr Community Fund.

OrganisationDetailsPanel dateAmount awarded
Engineering Education Scheme Wales Ltd (STEM)Engage, students, schools and employers to encourage 6th form pupils into Science Technology, Engineering or maths, careers in university or apprenticeships.Friday 18th September 2015£5,000
Creating Enterprise Partnership project between Crest and Cartrefi Conwy. A new innovative approach to engaging those out of work and providing workplace experience / opportunities to Cartrefi tenantsFriday 18th September 2015£9999
International Yachting Fellowship of Rotarians Project to develop dingy sailing in Bay of Colwyn for disadvantaged young peopleFriday 18th September 2015£3,000
North Denbighshire Domestic Abuse ServiceProject to sustain “drop in” shop in centre of Rhyl and “next step” training / support for women / families suffering from abuse. Friday 18th September 2015£9,500
Prestatyn RAF Cadets Support to purchase new community minibusFriday 18th September 2015£9,999
Hope RestoredVoluntary organisation based in Llandudno; support to purchase equipment for the homelessFriday 18th September 2015£5,000
Salsa Amor Cymru To host first Salsa event in ConwyFriday 18th September 2015£9,995
Carers Outreach ServiceGrant towards employment of Part time Carer Support Officer to co-ordinate, help and support isolated carers and create individual emergency care plansFriday 18th September 2015£9,999
Dating Old Welsh HousesResearch, record and report important historical buildings and submit to the National Museum Wales / county archivist Friday 10th December 2015£5,000
Turn 2UsHost a series of training programmes to support community agencies in operating online benefit advice system for those in most needFriday 10th December 2015£6891.20
Llandudno Victorian ExtravaganzaContribution towards hosting LLandudno Victorian Extravaganza community stage for local artist performances Friday 10th December 2015£3,060.40
Bryn Newydd Bowling ClubSupport development of new bowling club shelterFriday 10th December 2015£2,000
Rhyl Men's ShedDevelopment and expansion of Mens Shed programme and facility resources Friday 10th December 2015£9,440.44
Llandudno and Conwy Valley Railway SocietyPurchase of equipment to promote the organisation and safeguard history / heritage of Llandudno LineFriday 10th December 2015£1,497.97
Bodelwyddan Castle Trust Contribution towards creation of parkland orchard, wildflower wild flower meadow and user access and information Friday 10th December 2015£5,915
Gronant Friendship ClubContribution towards annual programme of eventsFriday 10th December 2015£3,800
English Baptist ChurchContribution towards small renovation upgrade of community facilities within the churchFriday 10th December 2015£980
Clwb yr EfailSupport towards a series of improvements to busy centre for older people in town of Conwy Friday 10th December 2015£4,213.80
North Wales Car ClubMarketing and promotional materials for the Cambrian Rally attracting 20,000 visitors to the area in winter monthsFriday 10th December 2015£9,596
St John’s Church LlandudnoAssistance in upgrading heating system within the church and community areas / hall Friday 10th December 2015£9,999
Ysgol y Foryd, Kinmel BayDevelopment of intergrated all ability playground for pupils and local user groupsThursday 17th March 2016£3,875
Llandudno Football ClubDevelopment of wheelchair / motorised scooter stand / viewing area supporters with mobility issuesThursday 17th March 2016£9,999
Botanical Gardens Enterprises LtdExpansion of existing community garden / horticulture teaching facility and educating local community in healthy eating / growing own fruit and veg Thursday 17th March 2016£1,715.07
Book of YouInnovative partnership project to work with people suffering early stages of Dementia to help create an ebook of their lifeThursday 17th March 2016£7,500
Cyffordd Llandudno Junction TrakzContribution towards hosting an Arts/ History / Community festival in Llandudno JunctionThursday 17th March 2016£1,500
Prestatyn & Meliden Community Action GroupDevelop 1st North Wales Youth Film Festival with scope to work with other Youth Film Festivals across Europe.Thursday 17th March 2016£9,850
Prestatyn Town Council – Community AllotmentWork with DC Council in upgrading / expanding community allotments providing poly tunnel to extend growing season and option to grow other plants.Thursday 17th March 2016£8,847.97
Wales Pre-School Providers AssociationSupport exiting Parent & Toddler groups through employment of Development Worker focussing on improved Governance issues, succession planning and establish 2 additional groups within Conwy area of benefitThursday 17th March 2016£9,585
North Wales Superkids - (over 10k)Contribution towards purchase of fully adapted static caravan to provide holiday / breaks for families at crisis pointThursday 17th March 2016£25,000
Abergele Community Action Ltd – (over 10k)Recruitment of Project Manager to oversee all elements of ACA work.Thursday 17th March 2016£141,191
Dangerpoint – (over 10k)Working with schools and community groups across counties providing educational visits to purpose built Film Set Teaching Centre.Thursday 17th March 2016£164,560
CAIS LtdRecruit project manager to do initial work on starting a project that will involve purchasing old properties and providing employment opportunities for ex-offenders in the renovation of the buildings, that will be sold on for use as social housing.Friday 24th June 2016£9,998.86
Feed The ChildrenFilling void left during school holidays replacing free school meal for children.Friday 24th June 2016£1,554
Flintshire Disability ForumEmploy volunteer recruitment co-ordinator to recruit / train 20 volunteers and deploy into the community as part of a befriending service.Friday 24th June 2016£4,840
Home Start ConwyProject to manage / oversee a team of new volunteers providing help and support to young families / new parents.Friday 24th June 2016£9,900
Home Start DenbighshireProject to manage / oversee a team of new volunteers providing help and support to young families / new parents.Friday 24th June 2016£9,900
North Wales Energy Advice CentreScheme to work with households in rural Flintshire covering all aspects of fuel poverty, energy management, home insulation, benefit claim set up community oil buying club and resurrect Flintshire Community buildings forum.Friday 24th June 2016£8,333.33
Peulwys Go Green AssociationContribution towards Community Fun Day to promote capacity building and social integration across community.Friday 24th June 2016£2,503
The Rotary Club PrestatynPurchase and installation of Defibrillators in key (external) locations across the community in partnership with Prestatyn Town Council, Gronant and Meliden Community Councils Welsh Ambulance and First Responders.Friday 24th June 2016£7,300
You'll Never Walk Alone VolunteersTrain 2 volunteers to become Nordic walking instructors, purchase additional equipment, increase walks programme.Friday 24th June 2016£3,000
Ymuno Festival Contribution to assist in growth and development of family orientated weekend music festival.Friday 24th June 2016£9,594.20
Llysfaen Village HallFinal phase of capital modernisation / refurb of Llysfaen Village HallFriday 24th June 2016£51,027.43
G2G CommunitiesRecruitment of staff to deliver training and first steps placement / employment in Rhyl area. Also using innovative Lego Technology / Robotics. Friday 24th June 2016£20,000
North Wales Advanced MotoristsYoung driver trainingThursday 29th September
Colwyn Bay CadetsSupply of a mini busThursday 29th Sept 2016£9,999
Deganwy History GroupTo preserve a well and heritage site and prevent fly tippingThursday 29th Sept 2016£2,000
Deganwy Friendship clubTo fund Autumn and Winter activities for this friendship club to reduce social isolationThursday 29th Sept 2016£2,000
Conwy Feast An major annual event bringing together local food and drink producers as well as artisan producers drawing crowds to the area. Thursday 29th Sept 2016£27,000
Benefits Advice ShopTo increase opening hours of organisation which provides benefit and debt advice.Thursday 29th Sept 2016£73,873.48
Conwy ConnectA befriending project 'Gig Buddies' supporting people in social settingsThursday 29th Sept 2016£117,823
The Outdoor PartnershipA training scheme opening up opportunities for local young people to become outdoor instructors.Thursday 29th Sept 2016£150,000
Conwy Chamber of Trade (Conwy Jousting festival)To fund this flagship event in ConwyThursday 29th Sept 2016£25,000
Cartrefi Conwy(Tre Cwm Environmental Project)To develop green space in the community for informal playThursday 30th March 2017£65,000
Conwy Arts Trustto set up an arts hub in ConwyThursday 30th March 2017£47,600
Grwp CynefinPart funded a massive renovation project of Meliden goods shedThursday 30th March 2017£100,000

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