Two community groups have received important funding from Dubbo Regional Council.
Cheques were handed out for the latest round of the Financial Assistance Program recently.
More than $6200 was awarded to the Walter T Grant Seniors Memorial Group to hire a venue for their monthly meetings, as well as for quarterly outings.
ALSO MAKING NEWS:
The Muller Park Tennis and Croquet Club was successful in its application for $2900, which will be used to purchase an automated external defibrillator.
Without CPR and a defibrillator, the survival rate of a person experiencing a heart attack decreases by 10 per cent every minute.
To be successful, the applicant must have merit within the community.