Defra Fund to Support Frontline Food Aid Charities
Defra have launched a one-off £3.45m COVID-19 Food Charities Grant Fund to help front-line food aid charities continue their work in providing food to vulnerable people during the current crisis.
Grants of between £30,000 and £100,000 per organisation being made available to front-line food charities who:
- are unable to meet an increased demand for food from vulnerable individuals or supporting charities
- have 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 more information on how to apply visit their website.
The deadline for bids is 6 July 2020 (12 noon).