Community grants

2019-23 voluntary and community sector funding programme

This programme is now closed to applications as all voluntary and community sector grants, which are part of the VCS grants programme for the period 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2023, have now been awarded. Full details of the grant awarded are available in the 2019-23 VCS funding programme summary.

Funding opportunity for new activities in Southall

The Let’s Go Southall programme, as part of Ealing Council, are running a small grants scheme to provide a new local activity that will benefit the residents of Southall. The programme is funded by Sport England and is one of twelve local delivery pilots, which is focused on reducing the barriers to physical activity within communities.

We will be offering grants valued between £500 and £2000 for new and different activities running between July and December 2019. The current application period will close on the 26 July.

Grant ‘surgeries’ will be available to assist with applications if applicable. To find out more please contact the team at

For further information about the pilots in general please visit the Sport England website.

Small grants up to £3,000

Ealing Council has allocated £80,000 each year, for four years, to support small voluntary and community sector groups deliver local community and neighbourhood projects and activities.
The small grants programme makes awards of up to £3,000 to not-for-profit organisations for projects and activities that contribute to meeting the aims in the council’s corporate plan.

Applications for this closed on 14 June 2019.