The people, businesses, and other organisations who give to Islington are the reason we have been able to change lives in Islington since we started in 2010.
If you are reading this and you have given to Islington in that time, thank you.
We award grant funding to carefully selected partner organisations who are experts at tackling the complex challenges faced by Islington residents.
They work in inspiring and varied ways, right across the borough. Each day, they
Our Board Members are responsible for setting our strategy, monitoring our finances, growing our reach, and making funding decisions.
Our Board is made up of local residents, and representatives of organisations and businesses who give money to help support life-changing local work. Members, and the organisations they represent, are listed below:
In 2012, alongside our partners at the Macquarie Group Foundation and East London Business Alliance (ELBA), we founded the BIG Alliance (Businesses for Islington Giving), to match the skills, energy, and experience of businesses with our local community, schools, and spaces.
We are proud to be at the forefront of the place-based giving movement, a new way of connecting people with their communities to create change. This approach is growing nationwide.
As the first ‘Giving’ in London, we inspired the London’s Giving movement, which is now active in 20 boroughs.