VCS support Funding Funding with deadlines Black History Month Community grants for Southwark Council’s Black History Month, October 2021 OPENING FOR APPLICATIONS 1 JUNE 2021. Southwark Council is offering a number of grants to enable community celebrations of Black History to take place. Smaller community projects can claim funding of up to £500 while grants of up to £2,000 are available for larger, more complicated events. Programming will be guided by the theme: Black History – Harmony in Diversity. Applicants are requested to reflect on it when developing events, performances and workshops. Closing date: Monday 5 July at 10am. Further information and a link to our new grant application online portal can be found on the website here.