Got a Bright Idea !

Lewisham Tenants Fund are proud to launch

My Community Grant for 2017!

Lewisham Tenants Fund are encouraging Lewisham council tenants and non-profit organisations to apply for funding up to the cost of £1,200 from our new funding this year, My Community Grant.

We are glad that we are able to continue supporting small scale projects for a second year that provide clear benefits for Lewisham council tenants that do not have a Tenants and Residents Association within their neighbourhood.

Here are a ‘snippet’ of the 17 community projects that were funded last year by us across Lewisham;

New Cross

60up CIC – Christina Israel

Balance and Flexibility with Exercise

Exercise classes and healthy living lifestyle activities for residents aged 60+ living at Lewis Silkins House sheltered housing scheme.

Somerville Play and Provision – Bradley Cummings and Danielle Heath

Cultural Cookery Classes

6 weeks cultural cookery course aimed to teach participants how to cook different international cuisines and eat healthly. Participants showcased their meals at a special international evening promoting arts and culture across the world.

Forest Hill

Rebecca Thurgood, Eliot Bank resident

Eliot Bank Easter Treasure Hunt

A community fun day event celebrating Easter for residents living on the Forest Estate.

The event was also used as a consultation opportunity to speak to residents for their support to set up a Tenants and Residents Association for Eliot Bank and Knapdale Close.

Chantelle Longville, Bampton Estate resident

Bampton Community Fun Day

A family fun day for residents of the Bampton Estate aimed to create community cohesion and social inclusion.


Evelyn Parents Forum – Deptford Park playgroup

Sunday Family Workshops

4 themed Sunday workshops providing interactive, educational, fun and healthy activities to children under the age of 8 and their families

Heston Nature Garden Committee

Heston Nature Garden Activity Days

A range of gardening fun day activities at the Heston Nature Garden for residents of the Tanners Hill estate. Aimed to improving and maintaining the upkeep of Heston Nature Garden, bringing residents of all ages together, learning and gaining garden skills

Stuck for a project idea !

Do you need support !

Please contact us as there is support available to make your project a reality.

For inspiration check out the photo gallery of the projects funded last year by our

Good Neighbourhood Small Grants 2016/17.

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