020 7525 2895 eba@southwark.gov.uk

Do you have an idea how to make your borough safer? Do you want to make a positive change and help reduce knife crime?

Southwark Council is currently seeking to invest £500,000 to support inspiring initiatives for young people across the borough, helping community organisations engage young people in inspiring activities and divert them away from crime.

Applications are welcomed from local voluntary and community organisations but also from groups of young people. General criteria for eligibility apply however, young people are encouraged to apply even if they don’t meet those. The funding will be available for 1 year from July 2019 and the maximum amount that can be applied for is £15,000 per organisation.

If you have an innovative or creative idea for a project, please contact info@communitysouthwark.org ,the team will assist you and help guide you through the process.

To find out more about the funding criteria and application process, please see the Southwark Positive Futures Fund guide for applicants.

The application deadline is Friday 3 May.