Elephant & Castle Community Fund

This fund was set up in 2012 to support the local Elephant & Castle community during the regeneration of the area thanks to donations from Lendlease and Southwark Council. 


Here, you can view a boundary map of the area this fund covers.

Applications must address at least one of the following themes:

  • Further Education, Skill Building, Training and Entrepreneurship
  • Arts and Culture
  • Environment
  • Older Residents
  • Wellbeing

Grant size

Grants of between £500 and £10,000 are available

How to apply

To apply to this fund, please take a look at the fund guidelines and application form guidance by clicking on the buttons below or at the top right hand side of the screen and then clicking on the relevant 'Apply now' button.

Once again, we will be working with our partners at Community Southwark who will be running a funding workshop on 7th March at 12pm to offer help to groups who wish to apply. Places are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment. You can book your place here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lcf-elephant-castle-fund-workshop-tickets-56331405751

You can also book an appointment with a London Community Foundation Programme Manager in the afternoon of Wednesday 13th March for 1:1 support with your application. Please email catherine.sorrell@londoncf.org.uk to book. 


The Fund closes midday on Monday 8th April 2019.

Contact details

Please contact The Programmes Team at The London Community Foundation if you have any questions about your application or queries about the Fund at applications@londoncf.org.uk or 020 7582 5117.