The Julia and Hans Rausing Trust has established the Foodbank Fund in response to the increased pressures on foodbanks during the current cost of living crisis. Grants are available from £500 to 20% of the recipient organisation’s annual expenditure to cover costs including food purchases, rent, and energy bills.
To be eligible, organisations must meet the essential criteria:
- Non-profit organisation established before 2020
- Runs a foodbank that has been running for six months or more which regularly gives out emergency food parcels at least once each week
- Annual income between £25,000 – £1,000,000, as detailed in your most recent set of accounts
The fund is open to applications until 6th December 2022.
For more information and to apply for a grant, visit the Julia and Hans Rausing Trust website.