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News for August 2017

Update on funds allocated: Grenfell Tower

Friday, 18 August 2017

  It may be helpful to give some further information about how the charitable donations to the Evening Standard Dispossessed Fund (ESDF) have been distributed to victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. It was announced this week that a further £13,000 per family was being dis...

by Admin

Red Nose Day grants awarded

Friday, 18 August 2017

  We are delighted to announce that 69 small charities tackling poverty and inequality across London have been awarded just over £1 million in grants from the Red Nose Day - Evening Standard Dispossessed Fund. Grants range from £5,000 to £20,000 and address a ...

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A further £2 million given out to Grenfell Tower survivors

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

  It has been announced today that a further £2m through our Evening Standard Dispossessed Fund will be made available to Grenfell Tower survivors. To date, surviving families have each received £12,000 from the fund, and this further £13,000 will take the tot...

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Artists for Grenfell donations made available to survivors

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

  It has been eight weeks since ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’ was released. The charity single, with all proceeds going towards those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire, was a collaboration between over 50 different artists, organised by Simon Cowell. We are delight...

by Admin

Grenfell Tower update

Friday, 11 August 2017

Since the early days following the Grenfell Tower fire, the Evening Standard Dispossessed Fund and The London Community Foundation have distributed public donations for the immediate need to overcome hardship suffered by survivors of this tragedy. We have already distributed £3.2m, ...

by Russell Delew