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Covid-19 School Holiday Activity Fund (London)

Grants of up to £6,000 are available to registered charities and mainstream state schools to deliver fun and accessible activities for children and young people during the school holidays in accordance with Government Covid-19 Guidelines.

Activities must take place in the London Boroughs of Barnet, Brent, Camden, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Kensington & Chelsea, Westminster, and the City of London.

Funding from the John Lyon’s Charity’s Covid-19 School Holiday Activity Fund is available to pay for the running costs of holiday programmes that are delivered between the 1st July 2020 and the 31st August 2020. Running costs can include:

  • Sessional staffing costs 
  • Transport for children with special needs and/or disabilities only  
  • Additional sessions 
  • Digital delivery  
  • Other direct project costs such as equipment (not IT equipment) 
  • Food, within the context of activity taking place. 

Funds are limited and applications will be considered in the order that they are received. The deadline for applications is the 1st August 2020.

25th June 2020