improving lives, creating Opportunities, Working in Partnership
RPLC is looking for 3 new Trustees
Are you committed to making a difference?
Do you know the needs of Richmond and its communities?
Have you experience of local charities, community groups or the voluntary sector?
RPLC welcomes expressions of interest or applications from people living locally. RPLC wishes to have a diverse Trustee Board with a wide range of expertise, knowledge, backgrounds and interests.
Click to view: Charity Commission guidance on the responsibilities of Trustees.
Click to view: A role description and person specification
(includes this link to an online Application form.)
oneRichmond - 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.
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 though 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
Trustees have approved £800k additional funding for Covid-19 related applications for funds over the next 12 months. 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.
In the four months to June 2020 RPLC supported the voluntary sector in Richmond with over £180,000 of additional grants to help organisations adapt to new ways of working and to help local people experiencing hardship.
RPLC continues support to frontline charities affected by C-19 to help them with the move to remote working and direct support of vulnerable people locally.
£212,000 of grants awarded
at RPLC's latest Grants Meeting, helping to support 30 local charities and organisations