Greggs Foundation Community Grants open for application from 1 December

Not-for-profit organisations developing local community projects are being offered the opportunity to apply for a grant of up to £2000.

They are interested in projects that improve resilience within the community. This can include sessional activities/respite support, equipment for sessional activities, trips and residential breaks. They are also interested in new approaches and innovative ideas as well as sustainable approaches to supporting your community.

All projects must support a community of interest, ie people who are:
-Disabled or suffering chronic illness.
-Living in poverty.
-Voluntary carers.
-Homeless people.
-Isolated older people.
-Other demonstrable significant need.

Funding timetable:
-Applications open on 1 December 2019.
-Applications close on 23 February 2020.
-Decisions announced on 5 May 2020.

For more information see www.greggsfoundation.org.uk/grants/. The application form will appear on the website on 1 December. Please note that you will be required to complete the form in one sitting.

Photo: Michael Taylor.

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