Record number of grants committed

29 January 2024

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Southwark Charities is delighted to report that a record 58 grants were committed in 2023 to community organisations and charities benefitting the well-being of Southwark older people aged 55 plus. Our grants supported a wide range of initiatives from the core costs of services delivery for older people to outings & parties for pensioners. Click here for case studies of our funded organisations.

Matthew Allgood, Grants Manager, said

Southwark Charities has demonstrated its commitment to voluntary and community organisations that support the wellbeing of Southwark’s older residents with a record number of grants committed. Community groups and charities have fed back that they find our application and decision-taking process supportive, light-touch, proportionate and quick.

To discuss your proposals to benefit Southwark’s older residents (55 plus), please contact Matthew Allgood, Grants Manager, on 020 7593 2004 or