Funding Available for Good Food Retail (London)

25 January 2019

The Mayor of London is offering five grants of £5,000 to support London councils or Business Improvement Districts to improve access to healthy food through local retail. This pilot project is looking for innovative approaches or projects that build on existing work to improve access to healthy food in the retail sector.The deadline for applications is 14 February and more information is available on the Mayor of London website, and queries should be addressed to their team.

The actions that the grants will support could cover a number if ideas such as

  • Increasing the number of fruit and veg stalls in a borough
  • Working with convenience stores
  • Increasing uptake of healthy start vouchers

The deadline for applications is 14 February 2019

Find out more on Sustain's website

Contacts

Leon Ballin
Sustainable Food Cities
lballin@soilassociation.org

Sustainable Food Cities is a partnership programme run by

Soil Association
www.soilassociation.org


Food Matters
www.foodmatters.org


Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Sustainable Food Cities is funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation www.esmeefairbairn.org.uk