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​​​​​​​New Cross Assembly fund 2018–19

The assembly fund is now open. Local groups working towards our priorities, you can apply for up to £2,000.

Funding criteria

Your proposal should reflect one or more of our priorities.

Current priorities

  • unemployment and skills development
  • activities for older people and tackling social isolation
  • housing developments and the built environment
  • health, wellbeing and community safety.

How to apply

  • Download and complete the application form and send it to sarah.lang@lewisham.gov.uk.
  • The deadline for applications is Monday 15 October 2018 at 12 noon.
  • If you have any questions, email Sarah Lang or call her on 020 8314 6306.

How are projects selected for funding?

The coordinating group will meet after the closing date to discuss all the applications and decide the following:

  • Does the application meet one or more of the priorities?
  • Is it value money and are the costs reasonable?
  • Is there a need for this project?
  • Is the project delivered in an established partnership?

If your application is successful you will be invited to take part in a market place at a New Cross Assembly event on Tuesday 6 October, where residents can vote on which projects get the funding. ​​​​​​​​​

Examples of previously funded projects

  • A film making project for young people promoting health.
  • Studio recording sessions for young people at Riverside.
  • Events as part of the Evelyn 200 Project.
  • Activities, information & support sessions at 2,000 Community Action Centre.
  • Music activities & entertainment for older people’s lunch club.

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Events

WHITEFOOT COMMUNITY NEWS at South Lewisham Group Practice, 50 Conisborough Crescent, Catford SE6 2SP Free

SOUTH LEWISHAM HEALTH CENTRE, 50 Conisborough Crescent, Catford SE6 2SP 
20 August 10am to 12 noon

Find out about events, activities & services for all ages across Whitefoot ward & surrounding area. Community Development Worker will be on hand to answer questions, let you know how to get involved & listen to what else you’d like to see going on.

Stand-up comedy course

The London Theatre - New Cross 
20 August 7pm to 10pm

Learn stand-up comedy with the London Comedy Course.

Stop Smoking Clinic - New Cross/Deptford Free

Waldron Health Centre 
22 August  12 noon to 7.30PM

Stop smoking with a friendly advisor from the NHS

BLINDS

The London Theatre - New Cross 
22 August 8pm to 10pm

A devised dark comedy based in the USA, a blond busty woman has had enough and decides to take justice into her own hands. She takes ‘crazy’ to a whole new level with her controversial acts towards a priest and redneck racist. Anna, The Annoying Nut-Hatin

BLINDS

The London Theatre - New Cross 
23 August 8pm to 10pm

A devised dark comedy based in the USA, a blond busty woman has had enough and decides to take justice into her own hands. She takes ‘crazy’ to a whole new level with her controversial acts towards a priest and redneck racist. Anna, The Annoying Nut-Hatin

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