Grants are available for not-for-profit organisations based in local communities in England, Scotland and Wales to deliver projects or provide equipment to people in need at the heart of their local communities.
Current Status:- Open for Applications
Maximum value:– £ 2,000
The Fund aims to improve resilience within communities by helping locally based organisations to deliver projects or provide equipment to people in need in the community, which they would not otherwise be able to afford to do.
The maximum grant available is £2,000.
This is a highly competitive grant scheme with only 15% of eligible applicants receiving funding last year.
Any not-for-profit organisation can apply; however, larger organisations with a turnover in excess of £300,000 will be unsuccessful.
The grant making area includes the whole of Great Britain. Priority will be given to organisations that have Greggs shops or premises nearby.
Funding is not available for the following:
The Foundation is unlikely to consider requests from larger organisations with an income greater than £300,000.
Funding is available for projects that improve resilience within a community of interest. This can include sessional activities/respite support, equipment for sessional activities, trips and residential breaks. The Foundation is also interested in new approaches and innovative ideas as well as sustainable approaches to supporting the community.
All projects must support a community of interest, ie people who are:
Successful applicants should be able to demonstrate improvements against at least one of the following Key Performance Targets:
Round 1 in 2020 will open on 1 of December 2019 and close on the 23 of February 2020. Decisions for Round 1 will be announced on 5 May 2020.
Application forms are available to complete online at the Foundation’s website.
Please note that the Greggs Foundation is highly over-subscribed and reserves the right to close the application window if it receives more good quality applications than it is able to fund. Groups will be notified if the Foundation is unable to accept applications.