Funding

The list of funding opportunities

Tackling Loneliness with Transport Fund
Organisations are invited to apply for grants of up to £500,000 to pilot projects that aim to reduce loneliness through transport schemes.
Deadline: 28 January. Read more

Sexual health service in the City and Hackney
Hackney and City Public Health commissioners have published a tender for a sexual and reproductive health service for Black African and other ethnic minority communities. Bids from all types of organisations are welcome, including smaller voluntary and community sector organisations.
Deadline: 28 January. Read more

AB Charitable Trust
Funding is available for charities working in three priority areas: migrants and refugees; criminal justice and penal reform, and human rights, particularly access to justice.
Deadline: 30 January. Read more

Trust for London – Tackling Poverty and Inequality Fund
If you’re an organisation in London tackling the root causes of poverty and inequality and your work fits one of seven funding programmes, we would love to hear from you.
Deadline: 1 February. Read more

Hackney Community Fund – new grants to bring Hackney together
Grants of up to £100,000 will be available to local groups and organisations in Hackney as part of a new fund using planning levies on developers to help strengthen Hackney’s communities and celebrate the borough’s extraordinary diversity.
Deadline: 20 March. Read more.

Let’s Create Jubilee Fund
The Let’s Create Jubilee Fund will support voluntary and community groups to develop creative and cultural activities as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations in June 2022. The fund has been created by Arts Council England (ACE) with funds from the National Lottery. East End Community Foundation is distributing funding on behalf of ACE to organisations based in the City of London and Hackney.
Deadline: 28 February. Read more


Thomas Wall Trust
The Thomas Wall Trust was established in 1920 for the “encouragement and assistance of educational work and social service”. Today, the Trust continues to assist in these areas by providing grants to individuals and organisations. Grants of up to £1,000 are available for individuals and registered charities. Applications can be made at any time and will be considered at trustees meetings held twice a year usually in July and November. Read more

Foyle Foundation 
The Small Grants Scheme is designed to support charities especially those working at grassroots and local community level, in any field, across a wide range of activities. Online applications can be accepted from charities that have an annual turnover of less than £150,000 per annum.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more

City Bridge Trust Small Grant
Small Grants for organisations with an annual income of less than £100,000. City Bridge Trust Small Grants of between £1,000 and £10,000 per year are available for a maximum of five years.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more

National Lottery Awards for All 
A quick way to apply for smaller amounts of funding between £300 and £10,000. With the pandemic still with us, they will continue to support people and communities most adversely impacted by Covid-19.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more