Grants are available for small, locally based voluntary and community groups to support projects which benefit local communities around Co-op food stores across the UK or the Isle of Man.
Objectives of Fund
The funding is intended to support organisations that contribute to improving the lives of Co-op members and their communities.
Your project must either:
help a local community come together to save, build, fix or improve indoor or outdoor local spaces
support the mental or physical health of a community through wellbeing activities
help people reach their full potential by developing their skills
No minimum or maximum amount of funding is specified and the funding will be made in two payments: April 2020 and November 2020.
Funding is not available for the following:
Solely for the purpose of paying for salaries or the running costs of an organisation.
Projects that should legally be carried out by a public authority.
Donations to other organisations.
How To Apply
The online application form and further guidance is available at https://causes.coop.co.uk/?utm_source=vanity&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=LocalCommunityFund
The deadline for applications is 16 June 2019.