The Association of Voluntary Organisations in Wrexham (AVOW) has £46,000 available for voluntary and community groups based in Wrexham County Borough for various projects.

The fund will be distributed through a grant scheme and has been made available through the Welsh Government’s Community Facilities and Activities Programme.

Grants are available up to £4,000, for capital projects, such as: creating new facilities, refurbishment of existing facilities, equipment for community groups or social enterprises, improvements to the environment (natural or man-made) and provision of disabled access or toilets.

The closing date for submission of applications is coming up soon – Friday 14th September 2012.

For further information and an application form contact Lynda Williams at AVOW, Telephone 01978 312556 or email

Application forms can also be downloaded from the AVOW website: .