FOOD CHARITIES GRANT FUND: up to £100K to support people affected by Covid-19

The Government is making grants of up to £100,000 available to food charities providing food to the vulnerable.
13/05/2020

Credit: Brighton and Hove Food Partnership

Credit: Brighton and Hove Food Partnership

You can apply for the grant to provide for people:

  • 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, the newly homeless.

You’re eligible to apply if you:

  • 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

DEFRA will assess applications on a first come first served basis

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