From the Mayor of London website Grow Back Greener Fund Applications are now open for the Mayor's Grow Back Greener Fund. Apply for a grant COVID-19 has demonstrated just how important our city's amazing green spaces are for Londoners' quality of life. But we also saw that parts of London were unable to access these benefits … Continue reading Grow Back Greener Fund
As you know there were no events or volunteering in the past few months so this update will be slightly different from the usual email you receive from us. Thank you to everyone who sent us their sightings and experiences during lockdown. It was really great to hear that you all managed to keep in … Continue reading Your April – June 2020 sightings and Kenneth White Grant
You may be interested to know that the next round of Pocket Park Grants - helping communities transform unloved, neglected or derelict areas into new green spaces, is now open for applications. You will find a lot of information about how to apply and the evaluation process in the Pocket Parks Prospectus. Further information including … Continue reading Pocket Parks funding
The third round of Community Green Space Grants, part of the Mayor’s £12m Greener City Fund, are now open for applications. Grants between £5,000 and £50,000 are available to communities to create and improve green spaces.
We are pleased to launch the London Borough of Lewisham’s Greening Fund This is a new and exciting scheme with the objective of making Lewisham Greener and we are calling on all of our established community groups to apply. If you are a volunteer, or part of a community group, working to make the … Continue reading Lewisham Greening Fund
RAISE THE HUT! The Friends of Devonshire Road are looking for your votes for their bid to the Aviva Fund. The Aviva Community Fund offers you the chance to get funding for causes important to your community. It’s open to everyone, whether you have a connection with Aviva or not. We want you to enter a … Continue reading The Friends of Devonshire Road are looking for your votes
Some information about Groundwork's Our Space Award Our Space Award The Our Space Award is a grant scheme that aims to help Londoners green their city through active community engagement and participation. It will support Londoners of all ages and backgrounds, communities and schools in improving community open spaces, making them inclusive places for all … Continue reading Groundwork – Our Space Award
Groundwork write; Tesco's Bags of Help scheme is changing! We are expanding to fund a wider range of projects - and you can now apply for a grant all year round. APPLY FOR UP TO £5,000 FOR YOUR LOCAL GREEN SPACE Tesco's Bags of Help scheme is changing! We are expanding to fund a … Continue reading Tesco ‘Bags of Help’ grant scheme expanding
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has launched a new funding pot of £200,000 to support crowdfunding projects in Hull, Manchester and the London Borough of Lewisham. The fund went live on the 28th of September and people and organisations who are interested in crowdfunding projects that bring the community together using the arts, culture, food or green spaces can … Continue reading Esmée Fairbairn fund now open for applications
The second round of funding for the Tesco Bags of Help scheme is now open Bags of Help is administered by Groundwork and funded by Tesco customers from the proceeds of the 5p charge for plastic carrier bags. The scheme is open to community groups across England, Wales and Scotland to apply for grants of £8,000, £10,000 … Continue reading Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme – NOW OPEN!