About us

Welcome to the City Bridge Trust

City Bridge Trust is the funding arm of Bridge House Estates. It was established to make use of funds surplus to bridge requirements and provides grants totalling around £20m per year towards charitable activity benefitting Greater London.

The City of London Corporation is the sole trustee of the Bridge House Estates and members of its Court of Common Council form the City Bridge Trust’s Grants Committee.

Vision

for London to be a city where all individuals and communities can thrive, especially those experiencing disadvantage and marginalisation.

Mission

to reduce inequality and grow more cohesive communities for a London that serves everyone.

Values

Inclusion & representation; care for the environment; early action; collaborative working with Londoners, communities & sectors; and being adaptive, creative and purposeful.

About City Bridge Trust

What we do

Find out about our work tackling disadvantage in Greater London.

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News

Bridging Divides Launched

The Trust is please to announce the launch of our new grant... more »

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Publications

Publications

The Trust publishes a number of documents and reports looking at various aspect of our work. As part of the Trust’s commitment to sharing our... more »

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Contact

Contact us

Grant applications must only be submitted via our online application system. We will not consider any application sent by post or email and nor will we... more »

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