25 - 28 April 2019 | Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

RawFfest - Youth Arts Festival

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Helping RawFfest happen

This festival could not happen without the support of many people, funders and organisations.

Festival partners

This festival is a partnership of five organisations who have given their resources to make it happen:

  • Wales Millennium Centre  - Wales’ flagship performing arts centre is the host of this years festival. 
  • Youth Arts Network Cymru (YANC) the Wales-wide network of youth arts practitioners
  • Newport Live – the Trust with responsibility for leisure and culture in Newport
  • Venue Cymru  - the major venue in Llandudno, North Wales
  • A2 Connect - Brings artists and educators together to share opportunities. 

Festival funders

RawFfest is enormously grateful for generous financial support from the Arts Council of Wales, and Welsh Government (Major Events)

We are also grateful to: 

  • Anthem.Cronfa Gerdd Cymru Music Fund Wales for music activity and music industry workshops, provided as part of a pilot project
  • The Ashley Family Foundation for supporting the visual arts programme
  • Tŷ Cerdd for supporting the music outreach and workshop programme
  • Gwirvol and CWVYS for supporting the advanced outreach programme
  • the National Lottery Community Fund for supporting access and peer mentoring schemes
  • Santander for supporting the paid internships.

The festival is also grateful to the many supporters of the crowdfunding campaign which raised £1,000 to support access by disadvantaged young people.  

Festival sponsors 

for supporting the circus and workshop programmes