Place based initiatives

Some fantastic place based initiatives which have inspired our work:
  • Islington Giving has raised £3.5m for projects which tackle poverty and isolation in the borough. To find out more visit
  • Hackney Giving's grants programme gives to projects supporting Hackney residents under the themes of Employment & Training and Community Wellbeing & Inclusion, while Hackney Giving Live gives local charities a forum for local charities to pitch for funding to benefactors who want to support local projects.
  • The Kensington and Chelsea Foundation’s fantastic new website showcases its work in engaging residents, schools and local businesses in supporting local charities in its borough of contrasts
  • Love Kingston is a joint initiative of The London Community Foundation and Kingston Voluntary Action. Involving local people, companies and other organisations in a wide range of fundraising activities Love Kingston supports five local charities and is building an endowment fund to support community groups for years to come. To find out more please visit