Uniting Our Communities

Merton Connected works to support, enable and champion the voluntary, community and faith sectors in Merton.

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We are delighted to announce that MVSC is now operating under a new trading name and will be known as Merton Connected. All data held in the MVSC database will not be transferred. To ensure we have the most up to date information about you we are asking organisations and individuals to re-register. 

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Latest Updates

MOPAC (Mayor’s Office of Policing and Crime) Funding

Merton’s Safer Neighbourhood Board receives funding from MOPAC to give grants to small projects delivered in the local area that may help cut crime and boost public confidence. Applications for 2021 are open now. Deadline: Monday 16th August

2022 GSK IMPACT Awards & new GSK Grow Programme – core funding and training for health and wellbeing charities

Applications are now open for the 2022 GSK IMPACT Awards. This is also the 25th anniversary of the awards and, to mark this milestone, funding has been increased and the new GSK Grow Programme, to support smaller charities, has been launched

A message from Simon Shimmens, CEO of Merton Connected

The State of the Sector Report 2021 has been released today. This report, the first since 2016, reflects on the challenges that the entire sector has faced and continues to face as a result of the current pandemic.

Jigsaw4u’s first virtual dog walk fundraiser

Get your four-legged friends ready for Jigsaw4u’s first virtual dog walk fundraiser!

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