Funding available for events in the summer holidays

Children on a beach
Friday, 17 January, 2020

Applications for the Summer Give 2020 will open on Monday 20 January at midday.

The Childhood Trust supports charities in London working with children and young people from low income backgrounds. Working in partnership with The Big Give, The Childhood Trust builds charities’ capacity to run fundraising campaigns and leverages match-funding for the money raised.

The Summer Give campaign raises funds for projects taking place during any school holidays (not just the summer!) between Summer 2020 – May half term 2021 (inclusive). Applications will be open 20 January - 21 February 2020.

Applicant charities must:

  • be registered with the Charity Commission
  • have one year of filed annual accounts
  • have over £25,000 income (as per your last accounts)
  • not be applying for funding for capital costs or religious activities

Please see the website if you’d like more information. Alternatively, please drop the Trust a line if you’d like to talk through the funding process to ensure your charity is eligible:

London Borough of RedbridgeNHS Redbridge Clinical Commissioing GroupCity of LondonLondon CouncilsMayor of LondonSkills Funding Agency  Big Lottery