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Tesco Bags of Help

July 9, 2018

Bags of Help logoDo you have a local community group that Benefits the Community and needs funding in your local area?

The Tesco Bags of Help grant scheme is permanently open for applications from a wide range of community groups, schools, local authorities and organisations. Bags of Help sees the money raised by the single use bag charge in Tesco stores in Scotland open for a great range of projects that support community activities.

Projects that get the green light as a result of the funding includes volunteer training, physical improvements of open spaces, equipment purchases, community events and sports and leisure activities.

Following a public vote in Tesco stores, three projects in each of the 70 Scottish Tesco regions will receive a grant every second month, with first place receiving up to £4K, second place up to £2K and third place up to £1K.

Bags of Help is administered by Groundwork, working in Scotland with greenspace scotland.

Full eligibility criteria and detailed application guidance is available online here:


Bags of Help also have a team of Community Enablers that can provide support or advice when submitting your application. Find their details http://bit.ly/scotbagsofhelp

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