Grants of £5,000 to £20,000 for charities and voluntary groups working to lift Londoners out of poverty.
The Evening Standard Dispossessed Fund makes grants of between £5,000 and £20,000 to support work with people who are excluded or disadvantaged through low income, social isolation, age, disability, race, sexuality or gender.
You can apply for funding towards work that addresses one or more of the following themes:
To be eligible, you need to be: a non-profit organisation, run by local people; with an income of less than £250,000 a year; and be working in a disadvantaged area. Priority will be given to small, locally based organisations that demonstrate a clear understanding of the needs of their community.
Examples of the type of activities that might be funded include:
Voluntary Action Westminster is a registered charity (no. 1068824) and is registered as a company in England and Wales with company number 03518124. Copyright Voluntary Action Westminster 2009