The Greggs Foundation
Who we are
The Greggs Foundation provides funding to suport people in need in the heart of our local communities.
It makes grants to hundreds of charities and community groups each year and provides free breakfasts to thousands of primary school children each day.
Funding is channelled through our five grant programmes:
- The Breakfast Club Programme
Supports children in primary schools based in areas of need by providing free breakfasts. See our Breakfast Clubs page for more details.
- Local Community Projects Fund
Makes grants of up to £2,00 to support organisations in local communities to deliver acitivities to strengthen those communities.
- Environmmental Grants
Funded by the 5p carrier bag charge makes grants of up to £2,000 to organisations that improve peoples lives by improving the environment.
- North East Core Funding
Supports the vital running costs of North East based organisations in the charity sector.
- Hardship Fund
Supports individuals suffering finacial hardship to purchase basic household items and clothes.