Useful Links

Below you will see some useful links to major funders and information points:


Welsh European Funding Office (WEFO)

Part of the Welsh Government, WEFO manages the delivery of the EU structural funds programmes in Wales.

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Bridgend Associations of Voluntary Organisations (BAVO)

The umbrella organisation supporting and promoting voluntary organisations in Bridgend County Borough.  It is a membership organisation open to all voluntary and community groups working or based in Bridgend County Borough.


Bridgend County Borough Council

For all of the latest news and information from all sections of the Council.

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Business Wales

The Welsh Government Business Support Service helping people start, run and grow businesses.



The official website for the European Union is a good starting point for looking for information on the services provided by the EU including basic information on how the EU works, latest news and event and links to other EU websites.

Creative Europe Desk UK for Culture

Creative Europe is the European Commission’s new programme to support the cultural, creative and audiovisual sectors.

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The BIG Lottery

BIG is responsible for distributing £600million each year (40%) of all the money raised for good causes by the National Lottery. The money benefits community groups and projects that benefit health, education and the enviroment.