Asda Foundation Covid-19 Grants

Article date
15 June 2020
Primary interest
Voluntary sector

The Asda Foundation support local grass roots organisations which benefit and involve local communities centred around Asda Food Stores. In response to Covid-19, Asda Foundation have developed 2 new grant streams:

  • Hygiene Grant: This grant is focused on personal hygiene dignity, supporting residents/patients in facilities, who are struggling and unable to provide their  own toiletries either through lack of funds or access to family support.  Applications can be made by care homes, hospices, hospitals and homeless shelters.
  • Healthy Holiday Grant: This grant is designed to support groups that typically would be holding summer holiday activities to ensure children are provided with a hot meal. There are two options and matching criteria that would apply depending on whether social distancing is relaxed before school holidays or not and there are examples in the guidance of what your activities might look like, You can read more here.
Who can apply?
  • a Charity
  • a not for profit company
  • a Community Interest Company (CIC)
  • an unincorporated Club or Association
How much can you apply for?

Grants are available for up to £500.

How to apply

You can find out more and apply online here.

Further support

If you need further support, please contact advice@rva.org.uk.