Community Fund

Community Fund

Community Fund - 5 years on...

6 February 2018 - we are pleased to announce this year's fund

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.

Funds available for 2018
Tech Belt - up to £25,000 available in spring 2018 and £25,000 available in autumn 2017
Fitzrovia - up to £50,000 available in spring 2018

Community Fund - how to apply

The spring 2018 funding launches on 6 February 2018. Derwent London invites local community groups, residents and local business owners to apply for funding of their community projects.

The deadline for applications is 28 March 2018. Please follow the links below for the the application form and guidance notes below.

Funds available for spring 2018
Tech Belt* - up to £25,000
Fitzrovia - up to £50,000

6 February 2018 - Community Fund 2018 details available
28 March 2018 - application deadline
end May 2018 - announcement of fund recipients

Community Fund


Please ensure to choose the correct application link and guidance notes pdf for your area of application.

Fitzrovia applications - link/downloads
Community Fund application link - Fitzrovia only
Community Fund guidance notes for Fitzrovia

Tech Belt* applications -  link/downloads
Community Fund application link - Tech Belt only
Community Fund guidance notes for Tech Belt

*The Tech Belt is defined here as the area extending from Kings Cross to Whitechapel, largely covering some EC1 and E1 postcodes.

If you have any queries about the fund, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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