WAHWN is funded by the Arts Council of Wales.
The Arts Council of Wales (ACW) is the funding and development organisation for the arts in Wales. They are an independent charity established by Royal Charter in 1994 whose members are appointed by the Welsh Government. They also distribute National Lottery funding and raise additional money from public and private sector sources.
In September 2017 The Arts Council of Wales published its 5 year Corporate Plan setting out two overriding priorities:-
- Promoting Equalities as the foundation of a clear commitment to reach more widely and deeply into all communities across Wales
- Strengthening the Capability and Resilience of the sector, enabling creative talent to thrive