11 Jan 2016

WCVA is thrilled to be able to bring you confirmation of our shortlist for the Third Sector Awards Cymru 2015.

After announcing the shortlist for the Most Admired Organisation before Christmas for our online vote (thanks to everyone that took part), we're delighted to tell you that the judges have convened and we now have a full line up.

There were so many fantastic nominations this year and the judges found it a very hard task indeed. Huge congratulations to all the organisations that were nominated.

Below is a list of the organisation that will be attending our awards ceremony in Cardiff on 4 February. If you'd like to come along to this fabulous evening, hosted by BBC's Jason Mohammad, and find out who's won, please email eventsadmin@wcva.org.uk for details.

Class award for best communications

  • Chapter Arts Centre
  • Keep Wales Tidy
  • Taff Housing - Ty Seren

The environmental award

  • Green Phoenix
  • Powys Species Habitat Protection Group
  • Trinity Care and Support Grow Your Own Club
  • Wye and Usk Foundation

Health, social care and wellbeing award

  • African Community Centre
  • Barnardo's Cymru Children with Additional Needs Support Project
  • Men's Shed Denbigh Group
  • The Merthyr Tydfil Institute for the Blind

Award for good governance

  • CCHA (Cardiff Community Housing Association)
  • Keep Wales Tidy
  • Y Bont

Award for innovative fundraising

  • Merched y Wawr
  • NewLink Wales
  • Prostate Cymru
  • Solas Cymru

Award for the most admired organisation

  • African Community Centre 'I can project'
  • Antioch Centre
  • Pedal Power
  • Penparcau Community Forum
  • The Roots Foundation Wales

Find out more about the Third Sector Awards Cymru and this year's shortlisted organisations here