Newbury Building Society will be celebrating its 165th birthday on Monday 1st November 2021.
We are committed to giving something back to the communities in which our members and staff live and work. Each year we take part in a number of community events and help by giving donations and sponsorship to community organisations, groups and teams.
Some of the groups and events we have supported are shown below.
Be Free Young Carers supports the lives and wellbeing of young carers in Oxfordshire.
Winchester Gold enables adults with learning disabilities to live life to the fullest.
Wokingham Foodbank is a volunteer run organisation which provides help to local people in need.
Parkinson's UK helps those living with Parkinson's to access the support they need.
The Countess of Brecknock Hospice is a specialist palliative care unit based in Andover.
Ufton aims to change children’s lives through inspirational learning outside the classroom.
Headway Oxfordshire provides support to anyone in the county affected by an acquired brain injury.
Newbury Building Society has a strong commitment to the counties it operates, and the Community Support Scheme provides a straightforward way for local groups and charities to secure valuable funding for their work.
Applications for our Community Support Scheme funding are considered twice a year and the deadlines for 2022 are as follows:
Round 1: all applications must be submitted by Saturday 30 April 2022
Round 2: all applications must be submitted by Monday 31 October 2022
Unfortunately, we are unable to consider applications submitted after these deadline dates.
We consider applications for assistance in a number of different categories, including those that:
Promote and encourage sporting activities
Promote and encourage activities in the arts
Support education and development
Benefit the environment
Typically award amounts are between £100 - £500.
If you would like to apply for funding, donations or sponsorship please read our leaflet and complete the online application form available in the right side menu. Once completed, you can email it to us or drop into any branch.
Click to access the Community Support Scheme online application form. Please complete and submit the form to be considered for funding.View form
Here you will find the community support scheme information leaflet. The leaflet will download as a PDF into your toolbar.Download
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