Current funding programmes

Some of our Bridging Divides funding streams remain temporarily paused. Others are open, supporting London’s civil society.

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Social Investment

The City of London Social Investment Fund is supporting charitable organisations across the UK.

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Flexible funding

City Bridge Trust has signed up to the eight commitments for open and trusting grant-making, as one of the Institute for Voluntary Action Research’s 70 Flexible Funders.

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Publications

Bridge House Estates Annual Report 2019-20

Read the financial accounts and impact of Bridge House Estates, and their funding arm, City Bridge Trust

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News

Volunteering, digital exclusion & the future of schooling

As a major funder, working with hundreds of charities... more »

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What we do

Grant making

In response to Covid-19, our Bridging Divides programme closed to new applications, while we focussed on emergency funding and supporting current funded organisations. Some funding programmes are now open to new applicants, and others will follow.

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Philanthropy

We support, role model and encourage charitable giving within the Capital.

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Social investment

We are helping the development of a social investment market through our own £20m fund and supporting charities to enter the market.

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FAQs

Have a question about our grant making? Please read our Frequently Asked Questions section.

Who can apply to the Trust? What type of grants do you give? Will you fund core costs? How much can we ask for?

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