Do you have a particular project or event which would benefit from additional funds or equipment that you would like to purchase?
Witney Town Council awards small grants to local community organisations working within the town to assist them with what they do, help fund the purchase of new equipment or help with a particular event or activity.
Applications for grant funding or subsidised use of recreation grounds or public halls are considered by the council Policy and Resources Committee. A copy of the criteria that applications are judged on is available here Grant Policy 2020
To apply please complete and return the Grant Application Form 2020
The information for grants awarded in 2020/21 are as follows
Witney Town Band £50
Volunteer Link Up £500
Witney Music Society £50
Citizens Advice Bureau £2,000
Oxfordshire Play Association £1,000
£500 of match funding is pledged to the Scouts.
The Mayor also received £325 towards 2 x bookings of the Corn Exchange for fundraisers and functions.
provides financial support for the schools of Witney and surrounding communities to enable all students to enjoy the full range of activities offered by each school. WEF also provides grants for families in need, to assist with the cost of extra-curricular activities, educational visits, school clothing and other essential items.