Local Community Projects Fund & Environmental Grant

21 April 2017

Two funding opportunities are currently open with Greggs Foundation:

Local Community Projects Fund 

The Local Community Projects Fund helps organisations based in local communities to deliver projects or provide equipment to people in need.

Grants of up to £2,000 are available and any not for profit organisation can apply.

They are interested in projects that support a community of interest by:

  • decreasing social isolation
  • improving health and wellbeing
  • improving resilience/coping mechanisms
  • improving life skills
  • improving opportunities

However they cannot fund running costs or continuation of existing and ongoing work. 

Deadline is 24th June 2017. Find out more and apply

Environmental Grant

The environmental grants programme aims to support projects that improve the physical environment in a way that will improve people's lives. This can include purchase of equipment, sessional salary costs, purchase of trees/plants, small capital projects and learning activities. They are also interested in new approaches and innovative ideas as well as sustainable approaches to supporting your local environment.

Grants of up to £2,000 are available and any not for profit organisation can apply.

Priority will be given to projects that also include one or more of the following:

  • Improves the local environment
  • Ensures involvement of local communities
  • Delivers a sustainable and measurable difference
  • Supports people in need

However they cannot fund running costs or continuation of existing and ongoing work.

Deadline is 24th June 2017. Find out more and apply

Contacts

Tom Andrews
Soil Association
07 717 802 188
tandrews@soilassociation.org
www.soilassociation.org


Victoria Williams
Food Matters
0127 343 1713
victoria@foodmatters.org
www.foodmatters.org


Kath Dalmeny
Sustain
0207 065 0902
kath@sustainweb.org
www.sustainweb.org


Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Sustainable Food Cities is funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation