Rural Response Emergency Grants Programme
Our grants aim to sustain rural communities, improve the prospects of viability for farm and rural businesses, and support aid delivery in an emergency and build resilience.
Key areas the Fund seeks to address
To be eligible for a grant you will need to demonstrate that your project is providing emergency relief to vulnerable or isolated individuals in rural or farming communities across the UK.
Supporting Aid Delivery in Emergency and Building Resilience:
The Fund will assist projects that support farm businesses or other rural business and rural communities to cope with the effects of Coronavirus.
This many include but is not limited to: –
- Fuel costs for grocery and prescription delivery from rural community shops, pubs, and hubs –
- Costs associated with emergency support by farm and agricultural support groups –
- Rural foodbanks and food delivery
Applications close on Wednesday 15th April at 12pm.