BODFACH TRUST GRANTS 2007-2009

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Preservation Of Old Buildings
SAVE BRITAIN'S HERITAGE Ongoing support for SAVE's work in preserving our built heritage.
MACHYNLLETH TABERNACLE TRUST, POWYS (October 2007 and February 2009) Funds towards the conversion of the Old Tannery into an art and sculpture gallery.
LLANFYLLIN WORKHOUSE, POWYS (February and September 2008 and March 2009) Grants to help fund the finance team for the Workhouse, an exciting community restoration project. Funds to establish the Workhouse Gallery to provide local and national artists and designers with an outlet to exhibit and sell their work in Mid-Wales.
Helping Young People
LEARNING FOR LIFE, WALES (July 2009) Grant to support the Values Poster programme awards for Welsh pupils.
STREATHAM YOUTH AND COMMUNITY TRUST, LONDON (July 2009) A grant to support a summer project play scheme to take place 10-21 August 2009.
THE FAMILY HAVEN, GLOUCESTER (July 2009) Funding for 1:1 nursery sessions for children with additional needs which require continual adult interaction to enable them to relate to their peers and an Outreach Programme enabling the centre to work with more families in the community .
BARTON TRAINING TRUST, BRISTOL (July 2009) To support the annual summer holiday event in Herefordshire for children 'at risk' aged 7-11.
RESOURCES FOR AUTISM (July 2009) Funding to enable autistic young people to access holiday play activities.
LLANFYLLIN HIGH SCHOOL , POWYS (February 2009) Funds towards new sewing machines for the Art Department.
ACTION FOR KIDS, LONDON (November 2008) Funds to help provide work experience and job-search skills to disabled people, aged 14-26.
THE AMBER TRUST, LONDON (November 2008) A grant to enable visually impaired children and young people in Wales to access music.
LLANFYLLIN FESTIVAL ASSOCIATION, POWYS (March 2008 and October 2008) To fund a children's concert, school workshops and master classes with the world renowned Allegri String Quartet.
NORTH POWYS YOUTH MUSIC TRUST, POWYS (March, August and October 2008) Sponsorship of the Gala Concert in July 2008, funds for a brochure about the Trust's activities and help with the cost of pupils' music lessons.
SHREWSBURY SCHOOL FOUNDATION, SHREWSBURY (August 2008 and July 2009) Funds donated to the Michael Charlesworth Bursarial Appeal to set up a fund to enable boys and girls who would not otherwise be able, financially, to enjoy the benefits of a Salopian education.
PEACH, BERKSHIRE (July 2008) Donation to promote early behavioural intervention for young children with autism.
REKINDLE , POWYS (September 2007) Funds to promote the social inclusion of young people with mental illness by providing access to local community based activities.
LLANSANTFFRAID CHURCH-IN-WALES PRIMARY SCHOOL, POWYS (September 2007) Funds to support the school's activities.
Care For The Elderly
CARERS WALES, CARDIFF (July 2009) A grant to help develop a carers' participating and training programme.
THE CONCERTINA CHARITABLE TRUST, ENGLAND AND WALES (February 2008) Subsidy of administration costs and sponsorship of 10th Anniversary Concert at the Chelsea Old Town Hall, London in November 2008 to raise funds for Concertina's provision of music and other entertainment for the elderly.
ALZHEIMER'S SOCIETY, POWYS (December 2007) Donation to support the Society's vital work in supporting people suffering from Alzheimer's.
Green Spaces And Public Parks
LLANFYLLIN TOWN COUNCIL, POWYS (July 2009) Contribution to a project to create a nature area by the River Cain in Llanfyllin.
FIELDS IN TRUST, ENGLAND and WALES (September 2007) Grant to support FIT's vital work in saving playing fields and green spaces.
Affordable Housing
VALE OF GRWYNEY COMMUNITY LAND TRUST, POWYS (February 2009) Funds towards the commission of a water and sewage survey for an affordable housing project.
LLANFYLLIN COMMUNITY LAND TRUST, POWYS (February 2009) For the translation and printing of leaflets, flyers, letters and share certificates for the launch of the CLT for affordable housing in the town.
Other Community Grants Outside The Trusts' Five Core Areas
CELF O GWMPAS, POWYS (February 2009) A grant to help maintain a very small core and part-time staff who are working on funding applications for high quality arts projects, mainly for adults with learning disabilities throughout Powys.
LIVING WILLOW THEATRE, POWYS (February 2009) To purchase 6 LED lamp to light the theatre which aims to use drama, in particular Shakespeare, for the benefit of the public to promote mental moral and physical development and improvement.
ST MYLLIN'S CHURCH, LLANFYLLIN, POWYS (October 2008) Donation to the parish church's work in the community.
ARMY BENEVOLENT FUND, GREAT BRITAIN (June 2008) Funds to provide support to serving soldiers, former soldiers and their families in times of need including those with disabilities or mental illness, people experiencing homelessness or unemployment, and older people.
HELP FOR HEROES, GREAT BRITAIN (January 2008) Donation to help those who have been wounded in Britain's current conflicts.
HARTFIELD VILLAGE HALL, EAST SUSSEX (September 2007) Grant to support the Village Hall's activities in the community.

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