Shanly Foundation: Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund

Covid 19

The Shanly Foundation’s Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund is awarding grants to local charities, groups and not-for-profit organisations creating initiatives and delivering services which directly help individuals affected by the ongoing pandemic.

This includes, for example, services such as:

  • food production, food banks or food delivery to needy families, those in self-isolation or key workers such as hospital staff;
  • collection/delivery of prescriptions or medical equipment to individuals at risk;
  • activities to assist children with education;
  • befriending services such as helplines or online services to reduce loneliness among vulnerable people;
  • counselling services to help maintain mental health and reduce anxiety and stress;
  • outreach services to help the homeless, those with addiction or alcohol dependency; and
  • other initiatives that can demonstrate direct benefit to those affected.

Applicants must be registered within the Foundation’s priority areas: Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hertfordshire, West Sussex and parts of Surrey, Kent (Wrotham, Sevenoaks and Edenbridge areas) and Hampshire.

Deadline: Continuous rolling programme until all funds (£150,000) have been allocated.

For more information and how to apply please click here.

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