FUNDING TIP: Grants to support building neighbour relationships

The Near Neighbours programme offers small grants between £250 and £5,000, providing seed capital for local groups and organisations across many parts of Southwark who are working to bring together neighbours, to develop relationships across diverse faiths and ethnicities in order to improve their communities.

Apply any time.

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Camberwell’s future?


Sat 15 Nov 2014 (1.00pm) go along to the Camberwell Community Council meeting at the Employment Academy, 29 Peckham Road SE5 8UA to discuss regeneration and transport in Camberwell.

Topics include the Bakerloo line extension, the New Southwark Plan and what this means for Camberwell, cycling and green spaces. You’ll also get chance to say how you think the council should set its budget for 2015/16 and lots more.


Artwork will be displayed from local primary school children who have done pictures on what Camberwell might look like to them in the future.

Providing homes for children in need

Wed 19 Nov 12 – 2pm (The Crypt, St George the Martyr, Borough High Street). Church and council leaders meet to explore how churches can take a lead in finding homes for children, and support families that foster and adopt. Free lunch. Limited spaces so please R.S.V.P by email or phone 07724851119.

Come to this important meeting to learn more about how the church and council can work together to tackle this real, local need