Greggs Foundation’s Environmental Grants Scheme Opens

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Using money from the 5p levy on carrier bag sales in Greggs shops, the Greggs Foundation has established the Environmental Grants scheme offering grants for projects which make a difference to local areas, with preference given to projects which include one of more of the following:

  • Improves the local environment.
  • Insures involvement of local communities.
  • Delivers a sustainable and measurable difference.
  • Supports people in need.

Not-for-profit organisations with a turnover of £300,000 or less as well as schools in England, Scotland and Wales can apply now for grants of up to £2,000.

Successful applicants must be able to demonstrate that their project delivers improvements against at least one of the following Key Performance Targets:

  • Delivers real environmental benefit.
  • People have better access to/are more likely to use their local environment.
  • People have improved their lives through participation in an environmental activity.
  • Activity delivers not only an immediate improvement but also an ongoing plan to ensure the improvement is sustained.

For further information and to apply visit greggsfoundation.org.uk/environmental-grant