Derwent London has a dedicated voluntary Community Fund, as part of its ongoing sustainability programme and commitment to developing community engagement. The Group’s Community Fund was launched in 2013 with £250,000 committed over three years in Fitzrovia; with a further £300,000 available for 2016-18, divided equally between Fitzrovia and the Tech Belt* area.
Community Fund - how to apply
Derwent London invites local community groups, residents and local business owners to apply for funding of their community projects in Fitzrovia and Tech Belt*.
The deadline for applications is 29 March 2017. Please download the application form and guidance notes below.
Funds available for 2017
Fitzrovia - up to £50,000 will be available
Tech Belt - up to £25,000 will be available in spring 2017, with a further £25,000 available in autumn 2017 (details tba)
2 February 2017 - Community Fund 2017 details available
29 March 2017 - application deadline
end May 2017 - announcement of fund recipients
*The Tech Belt is defined here as the area extending from Kings Cross to Whitechapel, largely covering some EC1 and E1 postcodes.
Press release - Community Fund 2017 launch
Press release - Tech Belt Community Fund winter 2016 recipients
Press release - Tech Belt Community Fund summer 2016 recipients
Press release - Fitzrovia Community Fund 2016 recipients
Fitzrovia Community Fund March 2016 Update
Press release – Fitzrovia Community Fund 2015 recipients
Fitzrovia Community Fund March 2015 Update
Press release – Fitzrovia Community Fund 2014 recipients
Fitzrovia Community Fund January 2014 Update
Press release – Fitzrovia Community Fund 2013 recipients