Tesco Bags of Help Centenary Grants

News story posted: 14/02/2019

Dalry Community HubTo mark their 100th year, Tesco have launched Bags of Help Centenary Grants and they are now open for not for profit organisations to apply for £25,000 for projects that bring significant benefits to communities.


The Centenary Grants are two special voting rounds of the Tesco Bags of Help local community grant scheme and offer a unique opportunity to help more people across five regional areas in Scotland. Voting for these grants will take place in July/August and November/December 2019. Following the vote, the project that receives the most votes in the voting region will receive a grant of up to £25,000, second place receiving up to £15,000 and third place up to £10,000.


The July/august 2019 voting period will feature projects with a Health and Wellbeing theme, and projects focussing on cancer, heart disease and diabetes will be prioritised.


The Community Enabler team at greenspace Scotland can help you apply. For more details please visit



You can also still apply at any time to the Tesco Bags of Help community grant fund. Up to £4000 is available to support a wide range of projects that benefit your local community. Up to December 2018 in Scotland, the scheme has supported over 2800 community projects with more than £8.5 million awarded in grants. Every 2 months 225 projects are awarded a share of over £500,000 pounds.

For find out more or to apply to Bags of Help, please visit bit.ly/bagsofhelp4






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