9th Southside Scout Group (J4Y)

19 Church Lane, London SW17 9PW
Charity and Not-for-Profit

About Us

9th Southside is a charity (exempt from registering) and Scout Group based in Tooting, South West London which has been running for approx 14 years. It has grown over the years, now supporting approx 140 children across 7 sections from ages 6-18years with over 35 dedicated volunteers. We provide structured activities for our youth every week during term time and guide them to become young leaders.

Why we're raising money


Thank you and jazakhallah khair  to everyone who has donated so far. We are excited to have started the project to refurbish our community building. We are pleased that the fire doors have been completed and work has started in the bathrooms and training room.

We have extended our target for the campaign. As work has started, there have been requirement for additional works which has meant further monies are needed. This includes ;

- clearing and refurbishing additional rooms

- fixing a broken wall

- adding of shower fixtures & disabled toilet

By doing the work, the community building is more fit for purpose and of more benefit to the community.Refurbishing the extra rooms that have now been cleared gives us extra rooms to run Covid compliant sessions.  

Any excess funds raised will be used to form a fund to assist with running costs for the first year and other general maintenance fund to ensure that building can be sustained by the group during the year to ensure it remains accessible for the community in South West London. We remind everyone this is a community building and any funds generated in the future will always be used to benefit the building and continue to improve it. 


9th Southside Scout Group have become responsible for the scout building in Church Lane, South West London.  The property is in a state of disrepair and desperately in need of maintenance. We need your help!!

See link to video showing state of the property.


Our vision is to upgrade the building to make it safe, improve the  external appearance and internal feel and overall create a warm, welcoming and clean place for the children to learn and thrive and for our volunteers to be comfortable.

Our plan is to do the following ;

- refurbish the toilets / 

- painting and decorating external signs and entire internal building (painting and decorating)

- gutting of bathrooms/ bathroom refit 

- fix the flooring throughout the building

- clear out / plaster / painting and decorating further 2 rooms

We have secured some funding from the Council for this work but we are falling short and request monetary support.

Hadith of the Prophet ﷺ, narrated by Muslim

“When a person dies, all their deeds end except three: a continuing charity, beneficial knowledge and a child who prays for them.”

Insha’Allah (God Willing) we hope that Tooting Scout Hut not only provides a safe environment for Scouts for years to come, but also instils beneficial knowledge through the youth for entire communities that can be passed on to future generations.

We want to involve the whole community in this project and would actively encourage families /children with support of their parents to set up a mini challenge.

Any queries, email churchlane@j4y.co.uk

Jazakhallah Khair

Thank you for your donations

Where can you find us?

9th Southside Scouts 
19 Church Lane 
SW17 9PW

Email : churchlane@j4y.co.uk
website: j4y.co.uk

Contact us

Our related campaigns


Ishaq, Yusha & Yaqub Team Challenge

Dear everyone ,We are all part of the 9th Southside Scout group (J4Y). We are raising funds to refurbish the scouts hall that we use for our scouts session. Please sponsor us: Yaqub is going to run 2 km,Yusha is going to run 5 km Ishaq is going to run 10km Help us reach our target !Update :Jazakhallah Khair and Thank you for all donations and sponsors . Yaqub and Yusha have done their run and Yaqub has run 4.93km and Yusha has done his 5km! To show their appreciation for their sponsors they will do another run.Ishaq is training to get up to 10km and has been practicing with smaller runs of 5km. Will post pictures when he is done.UpdateIshaq has completed his 10km run along the seaside early morning at sunrise. Your support and kind words has been a source of encouragement for them.
£876.25 Closed
87.63% of target

Khadijah, Khalid, Aaliyah and Saifullah fundraiser...

السَّلاَمُ عَلَيْكُمْ وَرَحْمَةُ اللهِ وَبَرَكَاتُهُ Please support us in raising money to refurbish our scouts hut.  We have all been part of J4Y since we were little.  A community raising leaders of the future.  We are examples of that vision.  Khadijah a Cubs Leader,  Khalid Explorer and a Young Leader,  Aaliyah a Scout and lastly Saifullah a Cub.9th Southside J4Y have become responsible for this building, inshallah it will be a hub for the community.  Sadly the condition it is in currently is disheartening.  We need to raise funds to modernize it and bring it up to a standard suitable for our community.  Let’s make it the hub for all our children امين.Help us reach our target.May Allah bless you, increase your Rizq and make this a Sadaqa Jariyah for your families امين  See the current state of Church Lane Scouts Hut https://youtu.be/JElHq3jDzPw
£1,090.00 Closed
109.00% of target

Musa & Muhammad

Dear Family and FriendsMy name is Musa, I'm 8 years old and a Cub Scout and this is my little brother Muhammad, he is 6 years and a Beaver Scout. We come from a family of Scout leaders. We are all part of the scouting community and we love attending Scouts. We have recently acquired ownership of the Scout hut and our hut is falling apart, need your help to rebuild. please give back to this lovely community making the youth of today, leaders of tomorrow. Help our Scouting group thrive. To make this challenge more interesting and to achieve our personal challenge badge, we both will take part in a family 5k hike in Richmond Park. ( keep a look out for picture)please sponsor us and give generously, as little as £1 or more, help us reach our target and beyond.Musa and Muhammad The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “Charity does not decrease wealth.” Narrated by Muslim (2588)
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100.32% of target

Haytham, Aadam, and Sulayman fundraising campaign

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Haytham, Aadam and Sulayman's fundraising campaign...

AsalamualaykumMy name is Haytham Qureshi, and I have two brothers called Aadam and Sulayman. As you might know, my brothers and I are fundraising for the refurbishment of the scouts building in church lane.My brothers and I have planned to do b bi-weekly baking across our local street to raise money to fix the hut. If you could sponsor us that would be great inshallah.We have already raised £140 by baking and we are hoping to do more.Jazakallah Khair to all of those people that have sponsored us. May Allah give you barakah in this life and the next. 
£677.50 Closed
451.67% of target

Areej's Running Challenge

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£92.50 Closed
185.00% of target