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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

Black History month 1st Houessi's Gala Award Promoting African Women Entrepreneurs

Goldsmiths Student Union 
20 October - 21 October 6pm to 2am

A celebration of African women entrepreneurs.

OTHELLO (all female cast)

The London Theatre - New Cross 
20 October 8pm to 10pm

Following the successful run of a all female 'Twelfth Night' and 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' this year directed by our artistic director. We bring this all female production which tells the story of a powerful general of the Venetian army, Othello, whos

OTHELLO (all female cast)

The London Theatre - New Cross 
21 October 8pm to 10pm

Following the successful run of a all female 'Twelfth Night' and 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' this year directed by our artistic director. We bring this all female production which tells the story of a powerful general of the Venetian army, Othello, whos

Active You! Free dance classes for women of all commmunities Free

 
24 October 10am to 11am

Open to women of all communities who want to dance, keep active, meet others in their community

SMASHcamp:Astro-Travel 2018 (day science camp!) Free

Somerville Adventure Playground 
25 October 9.30AM to 6pm

One day science camp for the astronauts of the future! Train as an astronaut with physical challenges, hands-on experiments and more!

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