Funding for local projects

Would you like to secure funds for projects to help reduce the impact of COVID-19 and improve the health and wellbeing of communities where you live?

If you live in the following areas, you can apply to secure funding grants from £500 to £2,000 as part of the Community Champions initiative: Woolwich Riverside ward; Caletock Estate and Flamsteed Estate in East Greenwich and the Page Estate in Eltham.

Applications for funding has been extended and will now close at 9am Monday 5 July followed by a virtual Community Voting Day on 17 July where your project could be selected! 

Apply here online

If you have any issues in completing this form please email

Funding application training

If you have a project that can support the communities listed above, or want to improve your general funding application skills please make use of the free online courses on:

  • Monday 21 June, 6pm to 7.30pm
  • Wednesday 23 June, 1pm to 2.30pm

Register online at: 

Find out more

To give you an idea of the reach and impact of community projects, watch this video when more than 250 community-minded people joined the Community Champions Zoom Voting Day on 27 March to vote for the local projects they felt passionate about. 38 local projects in Charlton, Plumstead/Glyndon, Thamesmead Moorings and Woolwich will now be delivered over the next six months: