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Tesco Community Grant scheme

Funding pots of £500, up to £1000 and up to £1500 will be available for projects and Tesco customers will be able to choose which project receives the most funding by voting in store every time they shop.

Invite to apply to your local Greenock and Port Glasgow stores for the Tesco Community Grant scheme

Currently the Tesco Community Grant scheme will award grants to charities and community organisations to fund local good causes whose focus is on supporting:

1. Children, Young People and Families
2. Food Insecurity (eg, food growing, old folk's lunch clubs, food banks, breakfast clubs etc.)

They are looking for applications to the:
Greenock and Port Glasgow stores for Food Insecurity themed activity

Funding pots of £500, up to £1000 and up to £1500 will be available for projects and Tesco customers will be able to choose which project receives the most funding by voting in store every time they shop.
If your application is successful, this is a good opportunity for your group's profile to be highlighted in a public place for a good length of time and you could arrange other fundraising initiatives around that voting period.

The scheme is open to registered charities and community organisations, via an on-line application form, with a guidance notes, which you can find here Apply for a grant – Tesco Community Grants

Your local Community Enabler can assist you with making an application if you would like extra support, please don't hesitate to contact Tamara on 07825 671968 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
She will be taking annual leave from July 21st – 28th but please do still contact her as her out of office will be passed onto a colleague who can assist.

NOTE: If you are a previous awardee, please ensure that you have submitted a Completion Report for that award before making your next application. The previous applicant needs to log back into their online application / award account here www.grantrequest.co.uk
And find the Requirement Forms tab top left of the screen with a drop down menu to take you to In Progress Requirements where you should find the Completion Report.
If this doesn't help then please contact Groundwork who manage the application and award process, they are very helpful on 0121 237 5780 or tescocommunitygrantsgroundwork.org.uk

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