Greggs Foundation - Local Communities Project Fund

Summary

Helps organisations based in local communities to deliver projects or provide equipment to people in need at the heart of our local communities. They are interested in projects that improve resilience within your community of interest. All projects must support a community of interest, ie people who are: disabled or suffering chronic illness; living in poverty; voluntary carers; homeless people; isolated older people; other demonstrable significant need.They can fund sessional activities/respite support, equipment for sessional activities, trips and residential breaks. They are more likely to make grants to local organisations based near Greggs shops.


Fund details

Status:
Open
Type:
Grant
Source:
Trust/Foundation
When to apply:
Round 2 is now open and closes on 22nd June (midnight) with decisions being announced by 17th August 2018
Next deadline:
22 Jun 2018
Charities only:
No
Website:
https://www.greggsfoundation.org.uk/grants/local-community-projects-fund
Email:
[email protected]
Phone:
0191 212 7626
How to apply
Online application form.
Exclusions
Any not for profit organisation can apply, however, larger organisations with a turnover in excess of £300,000 are unlikely to be successful. They do not fund running costs or continuation of existing and ongoing work.

Fund award sizes

Minimum:
No minimum provided
Maximum:
£2,000
Average:
No average provided
Annually awarded:
No anually awarded amount provided
Notes on award amounts:
The fund is competitive. In 2017 27% of eligible applications were awarded.

Organisation

Name:
Greggs Foundation
Charity number:
296590
Website:
http://www.greggsfoundation.org.uk/
Email:
No funder email address
Phone:
0191 212 7626
Address:
Fernwood House Clayton Road, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1TL


Geographical Areas

  • Scotland

Activities

  • Befriending and mentoring
  • General charitable activities
  • Health and social care
  • Recreation and social activities
  • Respite/ holidays

Beneficiaries

  • Carers/ parents
  • Economically/socially disadvantaged
  • Homeless or badly Housed
  • Isolated socially
  • Living in poverty
  • Older people
  • People affected by ill-health
  • People of a specific age group
  • People with disabilities