Arts & Business Cymru is funded by:
Arts Council of Wales is responsible for funding and developing the arts in Wales, drawing on funding from the Welsh Assembly Government. It is also the distributor of Lottery money for the arts in Wales, allocated to it by the Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), based in London.
While Arts Council of Wales is responsible for funding and developing the arts in Wales, the Council is also the distributor of Lottery money for the arts in Wales. National Lottery funds are allocated to the Arts Council of Wales by the Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), based in London.
Welsh Government is responsible for most of the issues of day-to-day concern to the people of Wales, including the economy, health, education, and local government.
The Colwinston Charitable Trust was established in 1995 by its founder Mr Mathew Prichard CBE, and distributes grants to UK Registered charitable organisations working predominantly in the areas of Opera, Classical Music and the Visual Arts.
The Trust derives its income from the royalties from the West End production of The Mousetrap, the Agatha Christie play, which opened in London in 1952, and is now the longest running play in history.
The Garfield Weston Foundation is a family-founded, grant-making trust which has been supporting charities across the UK for over 50 years. From small community groups to large national institutions, its aim is to support organisations that have effective solutions to helping those most in need.
The Foundation supports a broad range of organisations and activities that share a commitment to making a positive impact to the lives of the communities in which they work, and that are driven by a desire to achieve excellence.
The Moondance Foundation was established by Admiral Insurance Co-Founder, Henry Engelhardt and his wife Diane Briere de L’Isle. Its objectives are to allocate funds for general charitable purposes. The Foundation’s main areas of interest include:
1. Causes in Wales
5. Care and Research for Crippling Diseases
6. Arts & Humanities
Awards Sponsors 2016
Category Sponsors 2016: