Support Offered


Sobus offers support to organisations that are trying to raise funding for projects and services they deliver. We offer a range of support including:



Finding grant funding sources and making the most of other types of fundraising and resources that save your funds is an essential part of managing an organisation. Sobus can help your organisation

  • Identifying funding sources (Monthly Funding Alert)
  • Consider other ways to gain the most of available free resources
  • How to write a fundraising strategy
  • Assess and comment on your funding applications
  • Guide you on how to develop your funding strategy



Monthly Funding Alert – Sobus disseminate a Monthly E-Funding Alert to the Voluntary & Community Sector in Hammersmith & Fulham. This provides information on a range of current funding opportunities that may be of interest to Voluntary & Community Organisations/Groups. If you would like to be added to the mailing list email

Sobus is funded by London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham to provide the funding newsletter to organisations based in Hammersmith and Fulham.


Training– Sobus organises training with funders such as London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham about how to apply to Fast Track and 3SIF grants programs. For more information about upcoming training visit our training and events listings here.


Events– Sobus works in partnership with partners in neighbouring boroughs to organise a annual funders fair. The fair is a great opportunity to speak to funders at their stalls, on a one to one basis, attend workshops about improving your funding bids and here about new developments that will help your organisation secure more funding.

Sobus is funded by London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham to organise the annual funders fair.


20 Dawes Road, London, SW6 7EN

Telephone 020 7952 1230

Registered Charity No.1071089
and Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England No.03471416

sobus is a new Community Development Agency for Hammersmith & Fulham. It has been created through the merger of the Community and Voluntary Sector Association Hammersmith & Fulham (CaVSA) and the Fulham Community Partnership Trust (FCPT). Building on the strengths of both organisations, sobus aims to provide a wider range of support services for local charities, community groups, social enterprises and start up businesses.