Axminster Town Council is proud to support the local community through the awarding of grants to organisations that enrich the lives of residents and who make Axminster a vibrant place to live, work and play.
For more information on grants up to £1000, please click on the following link: Small Grants Policy. Should you wish to apply, please complete the Small Grants application form. For amounts over £1000, please see our Community Grants policy and Community Grants application form.
In 2021-22 the Council gave out Community grants totalling £10,215 to the following organisations:
Axminster Community Shed £2000 (February 2022)
Axminster Junior Park Run £1000 (February 2022)
Plastic Free Axminster £265 (November 2021)
Axminster Junior Art Project (September 2021) - awarded by the Mayor
Axminster Job Club £2000 (June 2021)
Axminster Youth Club £1000 (June 2021)
Royal British Legion - Axminster branch £700 (May 2021)
Axminster Repair Cafe £1000 (May 2021)
Nourish Axminster £1000 (April 2021)
Axe Valley Ring and Ride Transport £1000 (April 2021)
The Town Council also awarded Grant Assistance to the Guildhall Management
Committee for £25,000 in the Financial Year 2021-22.
In the current financial year 2022-23, the Council has awarded Community grants to the following organisations: