Corporate news

Catalyst grant helps 30 charities continue through Covid

Responding to the impact of Covid-19, Catalyst set up a ‘Coronavirus Voluntary Sector Support Fund’ in March to help local charities and voluntary organisations adapt and continue their work.

Catalyst regeneration scheme wins major award

Catalyst’s regeneration of the Havelock Estate has won the Best Regeneration Project category in this year’s Evening Standard New Homes Awards.

First phase complete on major London estate regeneration

Catalyst has completed the first phase of the regeneration of the Havelock estate in Southall, Ealing. The project’s first phase, developed in partnership with Ealing Council, saw 291 new homes built, with over 55 per cent available new homes for social rent, London Affordable Rent, shared ownership and a fixed-equity product designed for leaseholders and  Read more »

Catalyst shortlisted for two Business Culture Awards

Catalyst has been shortlisted in both the ‘Brand, Purpose and Values’ and ‘Best Not-For-Profit Organisation for Business Culture’ categories at the Business Culture Awards. The shortlisting recognises our commitment and achievements in making Catalyst a great place to work and a great organisation to do business with. Our award entry detailed the creation of a  Read more »

Catalyst Covid Community Grant helps North Kensington project for young people

We have awarded Youth Action Alliance (YAA) a £1,000 grant to support their youth and community projects through the pandemic. In response to the impact of Covid-19, we set up a ‘Coronavirus Voluntary Sector Support Fund’ to help charities and voluntary sector organisations continue to support their communities. YAA works across North Kensington and surrounding  Read more »

Catalyst grant helps Welwyn foodbank with emergency deliveries

Catalyst has awarded Welwyn Hatfield Foodbank at the New Zion Christian Fellowship a £400 grant to help deliver emergency food parcels.

Catalyst and Rosebery in early partnership discussions

We have announced today (3 August) that we are in early talks with Rosebery housing association to enter into a partnership to work across London and the south east.

Catalyst is supporting Homes at the Heart campaign

Catalyst is supporting Homes at the Heart, a campaign and coalition calling on the government to put social homes at the heart of its plan for social and economic recovery from the coronavirus crisis.

Housing association Catalyst to repay government furlough money

Housing association Catalyst has said it will repay all furlough funds it has received to pay employees during lockdown. A total of 101 people were placed on furlough using the government’s job retention scheme, and the organisation will pay back a total of £280,000 and not make any further claims for outstanding available funds which  Read more »

Catalyst Covid Community Grant buys food crates for Felix

Housing association Catalyst has awarded The Felix Project a £2,000 grant to help buy 500 extra food crates.