Community Fund 2020-2023 

The above fund offers grants to Croydon's voluntary and community organisation for projects/activities which will change people's lives.  Their funding criteria is:

  • health and wellbeing programmes
  • children and young people activities
  • access to homes or preventing homelessness
  • safety improvements for neighbourhoods, streets or homes
  • employment and careers advice

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Croydon’s Green Fund - currently on hold during Covid-19

Cultural Partnership Fund
Croydon Council are offering matched partnership funding for cultural projects benefiting Croydon residents.  Matched funding of up to 50% normally to a maximum of £10K is available to support projects that are bringing in other funding to cultural projects in the borough.  Other sources of funding may include Arts Council, Heritage Lottery or other lottery funding.

No deadlines - rolling basis, decisions within 6 weeks.

Youth Arts Fund/Culture Relief Fund
The above funds have been suspended and will be replaced by a new Croydon Culture Relief Fund to help with the economic impact of Covid-19.

Community Ward Budgets
The amount of funding to spend in community ward budgets has doubled to £576,000.  Examples of previous funded activities include: a Christmas lights competition; a youth club cooking project; funding a local scout group's centenary celebrations