Long time friend of Red Ochre, Sam Llewellyn, is producing the Stand up for Windrush comedy night at the Hackney empire. This looks to be a fun night for a great cause. See The Hackney Empire for line up and to book. Read more »
Further Covid-19 resources and funding
Covid-19 funding news and updates
Support from Voluntary Sector Funders, See the Croydon Voluntary Action funding page for further updates.
General Covid-19 support
Applications are still open for the Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Start Up Programme, in partnership with the School for Social Entrepreneurs and jointly funded by The National Lottery Community Fund. The deadline to apply is 30th April 2020.
#startinggood Summit starts May 11th. Ready to learn from the best? Join 10,000+ Social Entrepreneurs for a 10 Day Virtual Feast!
Free three day online Business Start Up workshop by Outset Waltham Forest. May 5th-7th.
Also by Outset Waltham Forest, a free 3 days Building Business Resilience and Future Prosperity Workshop. 23-30th April.
Amazon Launchpad is a springboard for entrepreneurs to launch their inventions and innovations for the world to see.
Specific Covid-19 funding sources
Morrisons Foundation Trustees have pledged £500,000 towards the Homeless Support Fund.
Wandsworth small grant fund opens for new community projects with small grants of £500-10,000. The application deadlines are 13 April, 3 August and 2 November 2020.
Art, culture and heritage Covid-19 funding and news
The Marilyn Stafford Fotoreportage Award 2020 (facilitated by FotoDocument and supported by Nikon) is open for submissions. Deadline 22 May 2020.