Gregg Foundation: Local Community Projects Fund

Grants available for: projects benefiting people who are disabled, older people, people living in poverty, carers and/or homeless people.
Size of grants given: Up to £2,000
Next deadline: 24th June 2017

Aims of Fund

The Local Community Projects Fund helps organisations based in local communities to deliver projects to people in need at the heart of their local communities.

Who can apply

Small, locally-based, community-led, not-for-profit organisations.

They are more likely to make grants to local organisations based near Greggs shops. Please use the shop locator on the Greggs website to find your nearest shop.

How much and what can you apply for

You can apply for funding for sessional activities (e.g. a club), equipment for activities, trips and residential breaks. They are especially interested in funding original ideas, and projects which provide sustainable support to a community.

All projects must support at least one of the following groups:

  • Disabled or suffering chronic illness
  • Living in poverty
  • Voluntary carers
  • Homeless
  • Isolated older people
  • Other demonstrable significant need

How to apply

Online, through their website.

Deadlines for application

24th June 2017. Results will be announced no later than 18th August 2017.

Contact details

www.greggsfoundation.org.uk/grants/local-community-projects-fund
0191 2127626
greggsfoundation@greggs.co.uk

Date & initials

8/3/17 RR