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Have you applied for your Tesco Bags of Help grant yet? - 16/01/2017

Apply now for your chance to bag up to £5,000

About the scheme:

  • Bags of Help is funded by Tesco customers through the 5p carrier bag levy
  • Three projects will be shortlisted to go forward to a public vote in each of the Tesco regions every month
  • Each month three projects in every region will be awarded a grant based on the number of votes received: first place receives up to £5000, second place up to £2000 and third place up to £1000.
  • Projects must deliver a physical environmental improvement and/or encourage use and long term sustainability of outdoor spaces

Applications can be submitted at any time, but the sooner you apply, the sooner you could receive the funding and see your project come into life!

Visit our website to find out more and to complete your application. Don’t forget to use our Guidance Notes whilst completing your application, they are really helpful and explain what we are looking for in each section.

www.groundwork.org.uk/tesco

If you would like to discuss your application/project at all, please get in touch with Katie Dean the Community Project Officer

T: 01480 587140 /  07736 132870

E: katie.dean@groundwork.org.uk

She is on hand to offer support and guidance with your application and can help optimise your project for the funding.

You may also like to check out our Project Toolkit, which provides lots of useful information on running community projects.