Apply now for Tesco Bags of Help
Date published: 21/02/2017
Community groups across the UK are being invited to apply for Tesco Bags of Help funding as the application criteria opens to allow for more communities to bag some cash for their project.
To ensure that the programme is really local the number of projects funded every two months has been increased and there are new funding amounts – with £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 up for grabs.
As well as continuing to fund the development of and activity in outdoor spaces such as allotments and community gardens, grants will now be available to fund the purchase of items such as sports kits, camping equipment, spades, litter pickers or specialised medical equipment.
Funding is also available for improvements to community buildings, for example scout or guide hut, church or village hall or sports changing rooms. Groups looking to hold seasonal events and activities such as a Christmas lights can also apply for funding through the programme.
These are just some examples of projects that are now eligible as the green light will be given to many other schemes that meet the programme’s aims and objectives to fund projects which will benefit the local community.
So - do you have a project in mind or know someone who does?
Then why not apply for a grant or spread the word about this amazing opportunity?
For information on how to apply please click here or for further inspiration and help, check out Community Project Toolkit.
Don’t forget to connect to BAVO for free membership and funding advice, guidance and updates on funding opportunities like this! www.bavo.org.uk
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