Helping people thrive

Grants in Hackney

Inspiring Communities Fund (E9)

East End Community Foundation is distributing funding on behalf of Get Living to support the local communities around East Village, Stratford and Hackney Wick. Grants are available to local community groups and not-for-profit organisations supporting residents in E15, E20 and E9 postcodes.

Organisations can apply for a grant of up to £3,000 under the themes of;

  • Communities and People
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Arts and Culture (particularly focused on children and young people)

GUIDELINES

If you would like to apply please contact the EECF Grants Team on 020 7345 4444 to discuss your proposal.

The next application deadline is 12 noon on Friday 11th October 2019.

An outcome will be available 10-12 weeks after each application deadline.

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Tampon Tax Community Fund

EECF is working with UK Community Foundations to deliver the Tampon Tax Community Fund in Hackney. The Tampon Tax Community Fund allocates funds generated from the VAT on sanitary products to projects that improve the lives of disadvantaged women and girls.

Through this fund we will support local charities and community groups delivering projects that support women and girls to;

  • Build skills and confidence
  • Improve health and wellbeing
  • Build social networks

GUIDELINES

If you would like to apply please contact the EECF Grants Team on 020 7345 4444 to discuss your proposal.

The next application deadline is 12 noon on Friday 11th October 2019.

An outcome will be available 10-12 weeks after each application deadline.

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Allen & Overy Ben Ogden Memorial Fund

The Ben Ogden Memorial Fund has been established by Allen & Overy in memory of Ben Ogden who was on his way to becoming a very successful solicitor. He passed his Legal Practitioners Course with flying colours and at the end of his two year training contract with Allen & Overy he was taken on in their employment and pensions department. It was during his qualification break that he tragically died in the Nepalese air crash on 28 September 2012.

East End Community Foundation is distributing grants of up to £2,500 on behalf of the Allen & Overy Ben Ogden Memorial Fund to improve access to and opportunities in education, employment and training for residents in the London Boroughs of Hackney and Tower Hamlets.

GUIDELINES

If you would like to apply please contact the EECF Grants Team on 020 7345 4444 to discuss your proposal.

The next application deadline is 12 noon on Monday 2nd December

An outcome will be available 10-12 weeks after each application deadline.

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Societe Generale UK Foundation Fund 

The Societe Generale UK Foundation Fund has been established to support young people aged 13-25 on their journey into the world of work by improving their educational development, especially through sports, arts and cultural activities and improving their literacy.

The Fund will support quality projects that will have a positive and measurable difference to young people in Hackney, Newham and Tower Hamlets, supporting their journey into employment.

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EECF has partnered with 20 Fenchurch Street to establish The 20 Fenchurch Street Legacy Fund with the aim of improving employment prospects and opportunities for people living in London’s most deprived areas.  The 20 Fenchurch Street Legacy Fund awards grants to high quality projects that will make a positive and long-lasting difference to residents in the City of London, Hackney, Newham and Tower Hamlets.  

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The 20 Fenchurch Street Legacy Fund donor patrons are: