We have seven funding programmes:
Good homes & neighbourhoods
Funding for advocacy work on housing issues and housing legal advice at a specialist level.
Progression routes out of low-paid work; specialist employment legal advice; advocacy on employment issues and capacity-building.
Decent living standards
Advocacy on welfare reform, the cost of living, and public attitudes to poverty. Representation and strategic legal action in social welfare law.
Advocacy work on understanding and reducing income and wealth inequality in London.
Pathways to settlement
Specialist immigration legal advice and advocacy work on the immigration system and pathways to citizenship.
Funding for second-tier and specialist organisations to help other organisations develop their skills.
Small grants for small groups with an annual income under £100,000. Funding for campaigning, advice and community activities in isolated areas.
Low income Londoners and Welfare Reform
Out of Pain: Breaking the cycle of physical pain and homelessness
Moving On Up: Young black men in London's Financial sector: aspirations and experiences
What Britain thinks: Comparing views across London and other regions
From our Twitter
New figures show that 1 in 5 (20%) of jobs in #London are now low-paid, the highest proportion ever recorded. We need more employers to pay the Real #LivingWage @LivingWageUK https://www.trustforlondon.org.uk/data/low-paid-jobs-london-over-time/ …13 Nov 2018
The high cost of rent is the main reason that over a quarter of Londoners live in poverty. We need more social and affordable homes.21 Nov 2018
Applications are open for @SMKcampaigners 5-day advanced training for London-based campaigners. It will help refresh your knowledge of planning & delivering a campaign, and look at best practice in social change. Deadline Wed December 12th. https://goo.gl/d8FzC621 Nov 2018
We made 136 grants last year to organisations aiming to tackle poverty and inequality in London. Read about our work in 2017 in our annual review. https://www.trustforlondon.org.uk/publications/review-2017/ …21 Nov 2018