Supporting not-for-profit organisations to be the best they can be in supporting local people

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What we do

BAVO is the County Voluntary Council for Bridgend County Borough. We provide FREE support and assistance to all member community and voluntary groups, not- for-profits and social enterprises in our area.

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Our Community Development Team

Managing community and voluntary groups isn’t always easy. You’re creative, enthusiastic and have a great vision. We provide expert advice for community and voluntary groups and projects in Bridgend County Borough.

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Author: Jane Hall

Find funding

At BAVO, our funding services helps groups to wade through the complexities of fundraising as easily and efficiently as possible by sharing our funding knowledge, experience and expertise.

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Our training

BAVO offers high quality training YOU want, where YOU want it, at a price YOU can afford. Remember...BAVO members get concessionary prices!

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Finding volunteers

Our Volunteer Team helps local organisations be the best they can be through giving best practice guidance on volunteer recruitment and management, supervision, training, engagement and retention.

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Our impact

5,119

Enquiries responded to in 2017/18

1,392 

People gained new skills through our training programmes in 2017/18

£963,561

New investment investment achieved for local activity, facilities and causes through our funding advice service in 2017/18

Events

  • Coffee morning

    Thursday 21 November 2019 from 10am - 12pm
    Committee members of Morgannwg Endeavour Charitable Trust welcome you to a coffee morning supported by Heronston Great Western Hotel and Talgarth Bakery at the Heronston Best Western Hotel, Bridgend. Read more

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