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We have received a huge amount of support from many other organisations and individuals. Our project development phase is funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund, the Welsh Government Transforming Towns Initiative and Merthyr Tydfil Borough Council.

We have also received generous contributions from project benefactors, whose support has allowed our project to progress in many different ways since its inception.

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Major Grant Funders for Development


Our project could not have progressed without significant donations from these foundations, trusts and individuals. Their generous contributions have been received with thanks.

  • Gregory Annenberg Weingarten GRoW@ Annenberg

  • Architectural Heritage Fund

  • Muriel and Gershon Coren Charitable Foundation

  • Bernard Howard

  • Philip King Charitable Trust

  • Rosemarie Nathanson Charitable Trust

  • Elizabeth and Daniel Peltz OBE

  • The Pilgrim Trust

  • The Polonsky Foundation

  • The Roden Family

  • Daniel Seal

  • Jonathan Symons (z’’l)

  • Julian Bloom

  • Dr Chris Clifford

  • Rachel Fine-Feldman

  • Stuart Isaacs QC

  • Jewish Joint Burial Society

  • David Lermon

  • Ron Lander OBE

  • Scott Saunders

  • Sir Evan Paul Silk KCB

  • Karen and Mark Smith

  • Bob and Coral Thompson

  • Geoff Woolfe

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These organisations are also supporting our journey:

  • Architectural Heritage Fund

  • Bangor University

  • Canolfan a Theatr Soar

  • Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery

  • The Cyfarthfa Foundation

  • Cyfarthfa High School

  • Jewish Museum London

  • Jewish History Association of South Wales

  • Josef Herman Art Foundation

  • JTrails

  • Llandudno Museum and Art Gallery 

  • Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

  • National Museum Wales

  • Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales

  • Voluntary Action Merthyr Tydfil

  • Wellbeing @ Merthyr

  • Welsh Religious Buildings Trust

The Polonsky Foundation

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We offer thanks to our colleagues at The Polonsky Foundation, who provided us with an initial grant to develop our website, our flagship channel for this project.

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