LEAP is delighted to announce that applications for its COVID-19 Recovery Grant for SMEs will open on Friday,16th October at 10.30am.
LEAP has launched a new support hub for struggling small businesses, as applications also open for a new £1 million fund to help London’s firms survive the dual impacts of Covid-19 and Brexit.
The Mayor of London and LEAP chair Sadiq Khan, has pledged to help London’s small businesses and community groups not simply to recover from the current coronavirus crisis, but to ensure they are better prepared for future emergencies
Small businesses adapting to life after the coronavirus lockdown can bid for a share of £1 million in funding from LEAP.
The Minister for Regional Growth and Local Government has announced a £20 million national ERDF funding to help businesses across England get back on track, £1.6m of which has been allocated to the LEAP to be delivered through its London Growth Hub business support initiative.
The Mayor of London and LEAP chair Sadiq Khan, has launched the Pay It Forward initiative with Crowdfunderuk. This iniritative has been Funded by the London LEP and the London Growth Hubsupport offer, the scheme offers small businesses across the city the chance to pre-sale their services during #COVID-19.
This webinar explores the following key questions, in the face of the current COVID-19 crisis: 1. What can be done to enable open workspaces and the businesses they house to access the vital Government Support they need to survive? 2. How can (open) workspace providers support the communities they normally house virtually?