The Building Bridges Fund

The Building Bridges Fund supports one key partner over three years with a total grant of £60,000 to develop their long-term sustainability and directly engage with our diverse business community. 

The fund includes quarterly meetings with Team London Bridge and direct support via promotional activities such as marketing and partner events in addition to £20,000 per year to develop projects, engage with stakeholders and invest in social and physical infrastructure.  



The 2016-19 funding round is now closed, due to re-open in 2019/2020. 

Click here for the Building Bridges Fund guidelines.

Team London Bridge is committed to supporting projects in north Southwark (SE1, SE16 and SE17) with longer-term direct benefit to the community that help to build links between the local business and residential communities. This funding is ONLY open to registered charities.

Building Communities Fund recipients for 2016/19

The current recipient of the Building Bridges Fund are Bankside Open Spaces Trust, in particular their project for Marlborough Sports Ground.  

Read more about Bankside Open Space Trust and our previous recipients below.


Bankside Open Space Trust 2016-19

Bankside Open Spaces Trust was set up by a group of local people with an aim to improve the SE1 area, making it a greener, more beautiful place to live and work.

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Surrey Docks Farm 2013-16

Surrey Docks Farm is a working community farm in Rotherhithe, SE16 that aims to educate local people about where their food comes from and promotes getting active outdoors.

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London Bubble 2011-14

London Bubble’s mission is to provide the artistic direction, skills, environment and resources to create inspirational, inclusive, involving theatre, which shares stories that animate the spaces of the city and the spirits of its citizens.

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