Voluntary and community sector support

Common purpose grants

This programme is now closed for applications

You said: that funding cycles should be longer - so we're funding

  • 4 year grants - our ‘strategic partner’ grants
  • 2 year grants - our ‘community engagement’ grants

You said: there should be flexible funding to test new ideas - so we're also funding 1 year new ideas grants.

You said: focus on better outcomes for our residents, so:

  • the programme will be about achieving happier and healthier people, communities and places using selected outcomes from the Common Outcomes Framework

The application, guidance and equalities forms from the autumn 2018 round are available here (please note the programme is currently closed for applications).

A summary of questions and answers from the autumn 2018 grants information workshops can be found here (pdf, 139kb).

 For more information, email cvssu@southwark.gov.uk.

Page last updated: 23 April 2019