The James Pantyfedwen Foundation distributes grants to and for the people of Wales, according to the wishes of the Foundation’s benefactor. Sir D J James. During 2019-20, the Foundation awarded grants totalling £470,049 under the following headings:
|Educational Purposes (Students)||£308,555|
|Morlan-Pantyfedwen Lecture||£ 221|
|Urdd Gobaith Cymru||£ 20,000|
The total incoming resources of the Foundation during 2018-19 were £709,057. The income of the Foundation is derived mainly from an actively managed endowment fund which is made up of a mixture of equity, bond, property and cash holdings. This is permanent endowment and is not available for allocation to grant recipients. Trustees have agreed a Statement of Investment Principles with their investment managers, look to invest on a time horizon of more than seven years and are comfortable with taking a medium/high level of risk. The value of the endowment fund at the end of 2019-20 was £13,841.729.
A copy of the Foundation's Annual Report can be downloaded here
or is available from the Foundation Office.