WaCoCo promotes the social and economic wellbeing of the people Waterloo by supporting the sustainability and effectiveness of local community and voluntary organisations through drawing in funding, encouraging local partnerships and networks, and increasing their voice on local issues.

Lambeth Wellbeing Fund 2018

Through the Lambeth Wellbeing Fund local individual residents and small organisations can apply for up to £5,000 for a community or health and wellbeing project that they design.  These small grants are about recognizing the skills, knowledge and abilities of local people, and supporting them to create their own solutions to improve the health and wellbeing of people in their communities.

GlaxoSmithKline IMPACT Awards 2019

These awards are made to charities working to improve health in local communities.

Merchant Taylors' Consolidated Charities for the Infirm

Merchant Taylors' Consolidated Charities for the Infirm is a grant-making charity whose Trustees are appointed by the Merchant Taylors' Company.

The funding is intended for registered charities that are providing services to poor people living in London.

Funding is aimed at charitable work that addresses:

The ACT Foundation's grants

The ACT Foundation provides grants to support people living on low incomes who have a physical and/or mental disability or the elderly

Lambeth Community Fund

The Lambeth Community Fund is open for applications.  It is a charitable venture set up to support the borough today and long into the future, responding over time to the changing needs of local people.  The fund focuses on improving the wellbeing and quality of life of Lambeth residents. ‘Wellbeing’ covers a broad range of components that an individual needs to live a full and well-rounded life.

Applications must address at least one of the four themes:

National Vegetarian Week 2018 - Event Grants

The Vegetarian Society is offering grants for local groups and not-for-profit organisations in the UK to hold activities or events in celebration of National Vegetarian Week 2018 which will take place from 14 to 20 May.

The Society is providing the funding for events and activities that attract those beginning their vegetarian journey, meat-reducers and the veggie-curious, but are inclusive of the wider vegetarian community.

Help the Homeless Grant Scheme

Capital grants are available to small and medium-sized charities in the UK working to assist homeless people to rebuild their lives and return to the community.  Awards are made three times per year.

Tesco Bags of Help - Community Funding Scheme

The money raised by the 10p bag charge in Tesco stores is being used to fund a large number of projects that support community projects that benefit the local community.

Following a public vote, three projects in each Tesco region will now receive an award every two months, with first place receiving up to £4,000, second place up to £2,000 and third place up to £1,000. Bags of Help is now permanently open for applications, but the sooner you apply, the sooner you could be awarded funding!

London Community Foundation – The Lambeth Community Fund

Grants are available to locally based community groups, charities and other organisations in Lambeth for projects which improve the wellbeing and quality of life of Lambeth residents.

Walcot Foundation Grants for Organisations (2017/18)

The Walcot Foundation exists exclusively for the benefit of Lambeth individuals from low-income households.  Its grants to organisations and schools are solely a means of reaching those individuals.

Further details of whether it might be worthwhile for any particular organisation or initiative to apply are available at www.walcotfoundation.org.uk