A small grants programme has been launched for community-based food providers to help ensure that food and essential items are available to people most in need across Wirral over the coming months. 

The £100,000 Fund is available for bids of up to £5,000 from local groups and organisations. Applications must be made using the Wirral COVID Winter Fund Application Form below.  This must be completed electronically (i.e. typed).  Hand written forms will not be accepted. 

The deadline for applications is 12 noon on Tuesday 4 May 2021.

Groups are required to have spent their funding by 20 June 2021 and provide a data and brief outcome report shortly after.

This is an extension of the Covid Winter Grant Scheme and funded by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).


Deadline for applications: 12 noon on Tuesday 4 May 2021.

What happens next?

Successful applicants will be awarded funding week commencing 3 May 2021.