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Local Grants & Support

Culture Mile School Visits Fund The Culture Mile School Visits Fund is a great way to help children experience the benefits of learning outside the classroom.
East End Community Foundation Different grants programmes run in the three boroughs covered, Hackney, Newham and Tower Hamlets.
East London Waste Recycling Click on your borough to discover your nearest Recycling Centre.
Educational grants – the Livery companies Many of the Livery Companies offer educational grants for students.
The Food Growing Schools The Food Growing Schools: London partnership offers all the support you need to start or develop food growing at your school. Find out about all the support available to help your school get growing food.
Grants and funding to run CREST The Mayor's London Scientist scheme is funded by the GLA. CREST SuperStar, Discovery and Bronze Awards are free for all pupils who attend a state school in Greater London which meets at least one of four criteria.
Hounslow School clothing grants Hounslow School clothing grants The school clothing grant is payable to secondary school pupils in years seven and nine only and payable to all children in primary school from reception to year six.
Imperial College London Imperial is committed to promoting the teaching of high-quality, exciting maths and science, they have created and collaborated on a range of resources for primary school teachers.
Innovation Pod - Free STEM resources  The Innovation Pod provides FREE classroom set of robotics with access to thousands of resources; FREE teacher training sessions to allow staff to use the robotics effectively; a FREE day of coding workshops at your school for your pupils. 
London Community Foundation Specialise in supporting community-based organisations focused on helping disadvantaged London.
Ronnie Scott’s Charitable Foundation A non-profit organisation dedicated to the support of jazz and music education in the UK.
School Clothing Grant Policy The School Clothing Grant Policy provides financial assistance towards the cost of school clothing and footwear for families on low income living in the City of London.
School Journey Grants This is a fund administered by the London Diocesan Board for Schools. It gives small grants to pupils of Church of England Schools within the Diocese of London.
Sir John Cass’s Foundation Sir John Cass’s Foundation is one of London’s largest educational charities benefiting young residents of inner London.

Sir Robert McAlpine - Strong Foundations Grant 2021

Supporting grassroot initiatives across the UK. You can apply for a share of a £25,000 fund per region as well as access to a volunteer workforce for projects that address local needs. The Strong Foundations Grant will again be available for those that need funding or support for new ideas or existing projects, with an aim to drive positive change in the local community (2nd June-7th July 2021).

Small Grants for Schools

Small Grants for Schools support schools to do something even bigger and better for their local community.

All Team London schools are eligible to apply, and successful schools can win funding of up to £1,000. 

Transport for London The programmes and resources highlighted here fit into the National Curriculum, and are available for use within schools and colleges, as well as at home.
Shop at WHSmith between 1 June and 30 September 2021 and your school will receive 10% of all eligible purchases* in the form of digital vouchers. To take part, sign up by 30 July 2021. (*Books and stationery items.)

National retailers' local branches

National retailers can also assist local schools. Please reach out to your local branches for the following retailers: 

The Asda FoundationCo-op (Local Community Fund)Waitrose (Community Matters)Tesco Community Grants (previously Bags of Help)The WHSmith Trust (Community Grants)

The National Lottery Community Fund

The National Lottery Community Fund distributes over £600m a year to communities across the UK.

Review successful grant awards from your local area(s), below:

BarnetBexley, Brent, Bromley, Camden, City of London, Croydon, Ealing, Enfield, Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith and Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Kingston upon Thames, Lambeth, Lewisham, Merton, Newham, Redbridge, Richmond upon Thames, Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest, Wandsworth, Westminster

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Kids' Activities

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Below you will find links to a directory of local suppliers and your regional Facebook group.

Find Local Event and Fundraising Suppliers