supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Apply for the Co-op Local Community Fund
The Co-op Local Community Fund gives money to local causes, helping to bring people together and make a difference. It gives preference to projects run by small, local organisations that make a real difference to people in their community.
Who can apply?
Your group could apply for funding if they are looking to deliver a project that:
enables people to access food and co-operate together to feed everyone
helps improve people’s mental wellbeing
offers young people opportunities to develop new skills and make a difference in their community
Your project must also:
take place in the UK or Isle of Man
not have religious or political aims (although you can still apply if you’re a religious group)
meet the Co-op’s values
take place or will still be running after November 2022
benefit your local community
How to apply?
You must apply by midnight on 30 May 2021. Please visit The Co-op's website to apply for the fund.
If you’re successful, the funding period will begin on 24 October 2021.