Aims/Priorities: The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Food Charities Grant Fund is providing grants to front-line food charities who:
- Are unable to meet an increased demand for food from vulnerable individuals or supporting charities.
- Have the capacity to distribute all of the food purchased under this grant by 9 August 2020.
The funding is to be used to provide for people:
- Who are unable to afford food.
- Who have moved into temporary accommodation as a result of COVID-19, for example those who have left home due to domestic abuse, newly released prisoners, or the newly homeless.
Who can apply? Front-line food aid charities
Grant amount: Between £30,000 and £100,000
Application process: Application is through the eSourcing portal on the funders website
Deadline: 6 July 2020 (12 noon).
Contact information: www.gov.uk