London Gatwick calls for groups in Kent, Surrey and Sussex to apply for £250,000 of funding

The Gatwick Airport Community Trust is open for funding applications from local groups and projects across Kent, Surrey and Sussex until 31 March.

The Gatwick Airport Community Trust supports schemes that benefit diverse sections of the local community and aims to make a positive contribution to the quality of life of the communities affected by the airport and its continuing growth

A total of £250,000 is available to projects across Kent, Surrey and Sussex

There is a total of £250,000 of funding available across the area of benefit, which includes parts of West Sussex, East Sussex, Surrey and Kent – Click here to see the Area of Benefit for which towns and areas included. The application process is now open with a deadline of 31 March 2024 to apply.

Last year around £200,000 went to more than 100 groups and charities across the region which was used to carry out essential work during the cost-of-living crisis.

This year applications will only be accepted online and all information on how to apply is on the website.

For more information about the Gatwick Airport Community Trust, visit: https://www.gact.org.uk/.