improving lives, creating Opportunities, Working in Partnership
What we do
1. Grant-making: through grants to organisations and charities and crisis grants
2. Education support: with an education support programme
3. Charitable properties: charitable housing, a community centre & Vestry Hall.
4. Investment properties: offices at Vestry House, Dickson House and some residential
5. Non-financial support: partnership working, community engagement, signposting/pathways
Income is generated through financial investments managed by Sarasin & Partners, with rental income from letting office suites at Vestry House, studios at Dickson House and 82 residential units. If you need our support, or are a local charity interested in finding out more, please visit our Grant or Education Support sections, call the RPLC team on 020 8948 5701 or use the relevant link on our contact page.
Data Protection & Safeguarding
New regulations requires us to seek your active consent to retain personal data on our in-house manual or electronic filing systems. Please use the following links to view RPLC's: Data Protection Consent and Safeguarding Policy
Together We Achieve More
oneRichmond is an exciting new project established by RPLC and the Hampton Fund to increase support for people across Richmond and the organisations that help them especially during the difficult times of Covid-19.
Youth Needs Analysis 2020
oneRichmond is pleased to inform you that the commissioned peer led research report on the needs of young people on Richmond has been completed.
An abridged version of the report can be accessed below:
We are grateful to the 14 young peer researchers who interviewed 222 young people; the charities, community groups and public sector; and to Rocket Science for their research and report.
oneRichmond is considering two of the recommendations: mentoring for young people; and a website that informs young people what’s on and where across Richmond.
Once you have had the opportunity to read the report, we are keen to receive your feedback by completing this short online form.
Covid 19 - Fund still open - Apply now!
RPLC is here to help you to make a difference in Richmond. There are still many uncertainties but RPLC's priority remains the same - to support the voluntary sector in helping those most vulnerable as a result of the pandemic or other circumstances.
With fundraising impacted by lockdowns and tier restrictions, RPLC is aware that some charities and schools will need additional support, over an above the usual funding offered, to see them through difficult times and to ensure continued service delivery.
Please complete the C-19 Application Form and we shall do all we can to process it efficiently to give you and your colleagues peace of mind.
Please make contact by email whilst the office team continues to work remotely.
Youth Needs Analysis 2020
oneRichmond is pleased to inform you that the commissioned peer led research report on the needs of young people on Richmond has been completed. The abridged version is available here.
At the recent Grants meeting, £140k was awarded to one off projects and £246k to Covid related projects. The Covid Fund is still open. Please use this form: C-19 Applications
Following an external C-19 Health & Safety assessment of Vestry Hall, we have been advised the Hall should remain closed for the foreseeable future. Booking fees that have been paid for meetings to the end of the year will be refunded if requested.