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Grants are available to local not-for-profit groups which operate a foodbank to help meet rising costs and demands over the winter months in the UK.
Current Status: Open for Applications
Maximum value: Discretionary
Objectives of Fund
Funding is intended to help ensure that foodbanks can continue to deliver their services and support beneficiaries despite the challenges of the cost-of-living crisis.
There is a total funding pot of £10 million.
The minimum amount which can be applied for is £500.
The Trust does not give out grants that are greater than 20% of an organisation’s annual expenditure (this should not be taken as a target amount to request).
Who Can Apply
To be eligible to apply, organisations must:
- Be not-for-profit.
- Run a foodbank that has been running for six months or more which regularly gives out emergency food parcels at least once each week.
- Have an annual income of between £25,000 and £1,000,000.
- Not have reserves above one year’s running costs.
For details of restrictions or how to apply please visit https://www.juliahansrausingtrust.org/foodbank-fund/