Issue details

Voluntary Sector Initiative Fund – Local Grants 2019 - 2020

To seek Cabinet approval to:

       i.          Agree to the continuation of the Voluntary Sector Initiative Fund – Local Grants funding for 2019-2020

      ii.          Agree the approach set out in a-e for the Local Grants Programme which consists of:

a)    Aligning the priorities of the Borough Plan for 2019-23

b)    Retaining the current geographical priority areas

c)     Agreeing that the term of grant funding will be one year

d)    Maintaining the maximum grant available at £25k per year, per project

e)    Maintaining the grant condition that all staff funded through the Local Grants Programme are paid the London Living Wage


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/06/2019

Decision due: 15 Jul 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Lead Member for Public Health, Culture and Leisure

Lead director: Assistant Chief Executive

Department: Chief Executive's

Contact: Jacqueline Barry-Purssell, Senior Policy and Scrutiny Officer Email: Tel: 02089371958.


Agenda items


  • Voluntary Sector Initiative Fund – Local Grants 2019 - 2020