📣 Calling all London Eco-entrepreneurs! We've noticed that a few councils have launched green future funds and support programmes to help small sustainable businesses grow, so we thought we’d share.
Hackney - Adapt Your Business Programme
Hackney Adapt Your Business is a fully-funded programme designed by Hackney Council to help eligible Hackney businesses to recover, manage through the COVID-19 pandemic and grow by adapting or becoming a greener business.
Find out more at https://go.newable.co.uk/hackneyadaptyourbusiness
Lambeth Net Zero Programme
Boosting Lambeth-registered businesses that are working on sustainability issues with a £500 cash grant, expert mentors and a 6 month programme run by Start-Up Discovery School to help them grow.
Find out more at https://www.lambethnetzeroprogramme.co.uk/
Islington - Circular Economy Grants
Islington Council are offering grants of £5,000 or £10,000 to small, Islington-based businesses (<50 employees) who are looking to either try a circular business model for the first time or scale up one they already offer.
Find out more at https://relondon.gov.uk/business/our-services/grants/
Camden - Future Camden Fund
Camden council has launched the Future Camden fund that offers grants up to £15,000 to support socially-impactful start-ups and social enterprises to help them grow, with priority to Founders underrepresented backgrounds (e.g. BAME, female, disabled, homeless, care leavers, ex-offenders)
Find out more at https://www.camden.gov.uk/future-camden-fund