West 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. 

Carmarthenshire County Council/Cyngor Sir Gâr 

For free school meals click here, for school transport click here, for help with school uniform and the Access-Pupil Development Grant click here, for information about charitable trust funds for schools click here, for additional learning needs (ALN) click here, for education & schools click here. 

Ceredigion County Council/Cyngor Sir Ceredigion 

For free school meals click here, for school transport click here, for help with school uniform and the Access-Pupil Development Grant click here, for special educational needs (SEN) click here, for schools and education click here. 

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. 

Funding Wales/Cyllido Cymru 

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

Pembrokeshire County Council/Cyngor Sir Penfro 

For free school meals click here, for school transport click here, for help with school uniform and the Access-Pupil Development Grant click here, for school grants and financial assistance click here, for the inclusion service and SEN click here, for school and learning click here. 

Play Wales/Chwarae Cymru 

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

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. 

Shop at WHSmith between 1 June and 30 September 2021 and your school will receive 10% of all eligible purchases* in the form of digital vouchers. To take part, sign up by 30 July 2021. (*Books and stationery items.)

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)Waitrose (Community Matters)Tesco Community Grants (previously Bags of Help)The WHSmith Trust (Community Grants)

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 CarmarthenshireCeredigionPembrokeshire 

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

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