£1500 towards your community sport project?
Community Chest offers grant of up to £1500 in
any 12 month period for activities that:
Please note, applicants are able to claim a second £1500 if
their application is based on one of the 2 priority areas. To be
eligible they must demonstrate that their application either:
- Better prepares clubs to cater for interest generated via 2012;
- Tackles inequality - BME, disability (inclusion), women and
girls, social inclusion.
Who can apply?
The scheme is open to any group as long as they hold a bank
account in the organsiation's name.
Who cannot apply?
Sorry but if you are a member of the public, primary school or
associated body arranging activities for children, or secondary
school whose part of the 5x60 scheme you are ineligible to apply
for a Community Chest grant.
In addition the following activities cannot be funded:
- Physical activities such as gardening, DIY, environmental
improvements, performance dance or circus skills
- Existing activities / projects that have already started
- Projects that are considered to be part of an organisation's
normal day to day running costs
- Projects based outside Wales
Or the following project elements:
How to apply?
Community Chest is run partnership with the 22 local authorities
in Wales so you need to download an application form and submit it
to your local authority contact.
Before completing your application form, please ensure
you read the scheme guidance notes for further details and for all
your contact information.
To access the application form you will need Adobe version 5 through 9
(select the link for a free download if you do not have it
already downloaded to your PC). It is an interactive PDF
so you are able to type directly onto it. We recommended you
download and save your application to your local drive in order to
complete it at your leisure.
When completing your application, if you require more
information about a section, press the red circular
button. Use the same red button to return to the section
you were completing. When completed please see the section
"7.0 What Happens Next?" to ensure you send your application to the
correct location for it to be processed as quickly as possible.