For Grant Holders

Branding

Organisations supported by United St Saviour’s Charity can obtain an electronic copy of the Charity’s logo in colour and/or black & white by email to info@ustsc.org.uk

Template forms

The templates below show the online questions that we ask at application stage and, if you are successful, at reporting stage for our two open access grants programmes.

Large Grants Programme:

Small Grants Programme:

General Resources

Free Training

Southwark Council has free accredited training courses for Southwark’s tenants & residents. Click here to use the Council’s online booking system.

Funding

Funds Online. We have the Directory of Social Change Funds Online website available to Southwark partners. This is a subscription website comprising grant making charities funding organisations, and company giving for organisations. For further details contact: Matthew Allgood, Grants Manager, E: mallgood@ustsc.org.uk, T: 020 3 141 3431.

United St Saviour’s Funding Guide A free guide to help community organisations and groups in Southwark find funding.

School for Social Entrepreneurs Fellowship Programme supports individuals with an idea for a business or project that helps other people or the environment.  It’s a practical, non-academic course for people from all backgrounds. You don’t need any educational qualifications and there’s no scary interview process. Book onto a launch session and find out more.

Good practice

Charity registration – a simple guide for setting up a charity by the Small Charities Coalition.

Community Interest Companies – the pros and cons of setting up a C.I.C. by Inform Direct.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Frequently Asked Questions by community organisations, with responses from Advising Communities, and a Specimen data protection policy for community organisations

Planning and managing a community event – Southwark Council’s comprehensive online guide.

Legal advice

TrustLaw is a free legal service for charities and social enterprises. You can put in a request for support via their website.

Property advice

Ethical Property Foundation provides a range of services to charities on property related issues.

LandAid – has a pro bono programme of property advice.

Strategic advice

Pilotlight is a scheme that brings together a group of four ‘talented business leaders’ who work closely with the charity and their trustees on key strategic areas for 10-12 months.

Tools and Apps

Click here for Superhighways’ guide to useful tools & apps for audio, case studies, data collection, images, infographics and video.

Venue hire

Community Southwark’s list of community venues with space to hire

Volunteer matching

Reach Volunteering matches volunteers (largely professional/corporate) with charities.

Ideas

Do you have an idea for how to build community (of place or interest) in Southwark? Contact Matthew Allgood on 020 3 141 3431 / matthew.allgood@ustsc.org.uk for an initial discussion.