Swansea Council Logo 2017Swansea Council are making funding available to Tackle Food Poverty and address Food Insecurity in Swansea. 

Who is Eligible to apply?

Charitable or voluntary organisations, those with charitable objectives and not-for-private-profit organisations.

Fund Priorities

Applications for capital / revenue funding that address issues relating to food poverty including enhancing crisis food provision and community growing projects and spaces.

For example, they would be interested in applications which address priorities such as:


  • Extending existing food crisis provision
  • Food preparation and cooking equipment
  • Storage / storage solutions
  • Fridges / freezers
  • Mobile services
  • Growing spaces / growing resources
  • Enhanced access to and supply of food grown within communities
  • Website / App development e.g. directory, network, communications, etc.


  • Food
  • Staff e.g. foodbank staff / coordination of food activity / collection and distribution
  • Training; e.g. health and safety / cooking and nutrition skills.
  • Volunteer expenses

Plus other initiatives which address a Food Poverty need in Swansea.

Closing dates for applications:

Round One - Quick Start applications (small grants, up to £2,500): 10am Monday 14th December 2020

Round Two - Small Grants and Main Grant (over £2,500): 10am Monday 11th January 2021

If sufficient funds are available - Round Three - Small Grants and Main Grant: 10am on Monday 1st February 2021.

To apply, please click here to download the application form.

Please return the completed form and supporting information to: [email protected]

If you have any questions, please email the address above.