Newtown Community Fund 2017 Round 2 09/08/17

August 9, 2017



For immediate release



Newtown Community Fund


The Newtown Community Fund is open for applications from local groups, clubs and projects that benefit the residents of Newtown.


Grants are intended to support projects or community activity through community, voluntary, or self-help groups with a membership of at least 10 which;


  • carry out work in the community
  • provide a long-term benefit to the community
  • extend access and participation, increase skill and creativity, or generally improve the quality of life of people in their area
  • support principles of equal access and opportunity
  • are not otherwise excluded for reason of being outside scope of the scheme.


Applications will be assessed at the meeting of the resources committee on 16th October 2017. The deadline for applications is Saturday 30th September 2017.


Please find more details, the application form and the terms of reference on our website at or contact us on 01686 625544


The Newtown Community Fund awards evening will be held at the Town Council Chamber on Wednesday 1st November at 18:30.


Organisations looking for funding to help promote an annual tourism event in Newtown, keep an eye out on our website for a new funding application that is launching for December.