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We fund work which tackles poverty and inequality in the capital. We support work providing greater insights into the root causes of London’s social problems and how they can be overcome; activities which help people improve their lives; and work empowering Londoners to influence and change policy, practice and public attitudes. We have seven funding programmes for 2018-2022, details of which can be found in our funding guidelines.
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How to apply
To apply you must submit an application form through our on-line portal which can be accessed by clicking here.
You can also download a document containing all of the questions in the application form by clicking here. We also have them available in an Easy Read format which is designed to make information more accessible by clicking here.
There are three closing dates for applications:
- 4 February 2020, 1pm
- 2 June 2020, 1pm
- 6 October 2020, 1pm
Applications must be received by 1pm on the closing date.
Some of the answers you are looking for might be available in our answers to frequently asked questions.
If you are having problems or have any questions about your eligibility to receive funding then please contact us.
If you are having problems with our on-line application process please contact us.
Find out if your work is eligible by downloading our funding guidelines.Trust for London Funding Guidelines full document update Jun19 150dpi.pdf 802.4 KB Easy read funding guidelines 1.6 MB
From our Twitter
The new #LivingWage for #London and the rest of the UK has been announced today, rising to £10.75 for Londoners, an increase of 20p. This should see over 210,000 people working for almost 6,000 real Living Wage Employers throughout the country set for a pay boost #LivingWageWeek https://twitter.com/LivingWageUK/status/1193833302865657857 …11 Nov 2019
Director @LivingWageUK @KChapmanLWF says low pay has been an issue which affects 1/4 workers in the third sector and that’s why it’s so important Funders use their power of funding to ensure those grantees job roles are paid the real #LivingWage #LivingWageWeek pic.twitter.com/68BW0HFhyK14 Nov 2019
Great to hear from @KChapmanLWF , Director of @LivingWageUK , at the #LivingWageFunders event on the amazing successes of the #LivingWage campaign this year including hitting the milestone of putting £1billion into the pockets of workers #LivingWageWeek pic.twitter.com/ZR9MIqZ8J214 Nov 2019
Delighted to be at the @LivingWageUK Funders event tonight recognising all those involved in the #LivingWage Funder network this #LivingWageWeek . We’re proud to have been involved in the campaign for a #LondonLivingWage since 2008 pic.twitter.com/mDCXXdL35l14 Nov 2019