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Barking and Dagenham Community Fund: up to £10,000

Funding for local projects and initiatives which benefit the community or improve the lives of local people.
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Fund available for local community projects

Crowdfunding harnesses the power of the community, along with the local Council to support projects within Barking and Dagenham. 

The Council has put aside up to £120,000 to match funding that is raised from other sources.  

Projects which get local people into employment, improve health and wellbeing, encourage civic pride, and build cohesion will be considered for matchfunding.

To access matchfunding you will need to complete a simple application process to show how your project meets our criteria. 

Projects can receive up to 50% (up to a maximum of £10,000) of their overall fundraising target.

Want to learn how to crowdfund? Catch up on our recent series of online workshops for projects in Barking & Dagenham.

If you have already started a project, find out how to apply for this fund. Or you can take the first step by hitting the button below.

Start crowdfunding

Projects that fit the bill

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Free Periods For Girls Greater London

To raise awareness, empower girls by breaking barriers around menstruation. Stop period poverty, creating a period + eco friendly community.

Successfully overfunded

  • 41 supporters
  • £10.1k raised
  • 116 days

New to crowdfunding? 

Catch up on our recent online workshop series for projects in Barking & Dagenham

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