London Marathon Charitable Trust Grants

The London Marathon Charitable Trust has paused receiving new funding applications since April 2020 in light of the pandemic. We look forward to opening applications again soon to projects that Inspire Activity in London, Essex and across the UK.

History of The Trust’s Grants

The Trust awards funding to a range of organisations, including local authorities, charities, community and voluntary sector organisations, sports clubs, parish and town councils, educational establishments and housing associations, in the areas in which London Marathon Events Limited stages mass-participation sporting events.

To view details of all funding awarded by The Trust by geographical area please select from the options below.

Please note: All grant information listed on the pages below is correct at the time of publication and subject to change.

London Boroughs

Barking and Dagenham Barnet Bexley
Brent Bromley Camden
City of London Croydon Ealing
Enfield Greenwich Hackney
Hammersmith and Fulham Haringey Harrow 
Havering  Hillingdon  Hounslow 
Islington  Kensington and Chelsea  Kingston 
Lambeth  Lewisham  Merton 
Newham  Redbridge  Richmond 
Southwark  Sutton  Tower Hamlets 
Waltham Forest  Wandsworth  Westminster 

Other areas previously eligible for funding:

View ALL of the above information

360 Giving

The London Marathon Charitable Trust is committed to transparency and we are working alongside more than 100 funders with 360Giving to publish information about our grants.

Using the 360Giving data standard, our awarded grants since 2013 are available as an Excel File here.

The data is also included in the GRANTNAV tool. This is a free-to-use search engine that allows anyone to search all award records from funders that are signed up, giving detail on who, where and how much is being awarded through the thousands of grants given across the UK each year.

This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. To view a copy of this license, visit This means the data is freely accessible to anyone to be used and shared as they wish. The data must be attributed to The London Marathon Charitable Trust.