Learning to learn: How did we do?

Two years on since the launch of Bridging Divides, an independent evaluation sets out our successes - and what needs to be addresssed in the future

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Bridging Divides

Find out more about our new grant programmes and how you can apply.

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Social Investment

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

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Bridge to Work

A £3.3m programme aims to tackle high level of unemployment amongst young disabled Londoners.

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Read here about our response to the pandemic

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Bridge House Estates Annual Report 2019-20

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



New board will guide work of London’s oldest charity

A new board and chairman have been appointed to... more »

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What we do

Grant making

We make awards of around £20m each year for charitable causes across Greater London.

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We support 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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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?