L&Q and Countryside are committed to supporting the vibrant and thriving community at the heart of the Beam Park scheme.

The Beam Park Fund makes funding available for community activities throughout the local area of the development.

The Beam Park Community Fund totals £500,000 over a 12-year period. Local groups can apply for a maximum of £5,000 per application.

All projects must benefit Beam Park residents and neighbouring communities. As the scheme develops, at least 60% of beneficiaries should be residents of Beam Park.

The fund has identified some key outcomes to achieve:

  • Community investment
    To build a strong community, promote social inclusion, equality and cooperation on projects and events that enables people living at Beam Park to create a sense of togetherness and belonging to their neighbourhood. Projects, activities or equipment that help promote better relationships between communities living or around Beam Park.
  • Community infrastructure
    Projects or services that help develop and build capacity of community groups and individuals within the community to run community activities or tackle social isolation.
  • Employment prospects
    Projects/services to help improve resident’s employment prospects.
  • Social value
    Measuring social impact within projects focussing on the needs of Beam Park development. Striving to communicate the positive impact projects are having for people and communities, proving there is value to the community and society.

Beam Park Community Fund application form

If you would like to apply for Beam Park funding, you will need to complete and return the paper application form