The airport is passionate about helping local causes and participates in a variety of volunteering activities, from skills sharing events with the LCY Finance and Marketing team, to supporting initiatives which help the elderly and vulnerable.
Overall 15% of airport staff took part in at least one volunteering activity and donated a total of 2333 volunteering hours.
LCY organises an annual Volunteering Forth night to celebrate National Volunteers’ week in partnership with ELBA.
In 2016, LCY also ran its most succesful Volunteering Forthnight to date with 51 employees donating their time and skills to 7 projects across East London. This included activities at:
- Barking Food Bank
- Core Landscapes
- Rosetta Arts Centre
- Buxton School
- First Avenue Urban Wilderness
- Neigbours in Poplar
If you would like London City airport to support your organisation please contact Francesca Kamara.
We pride ourselves in being a good neighbour by helping to promote, support, champion, and elevate local good causes across a number of areas including community engagement and empowerment, arts, health and sports.
We have a variety of community investment activities for more information please see the links on the right.
For more information on our Community Investment Initiatives see this video: