Funding available for small charities to help with specific UK coronavirus-related poverty relief


National Emergencies Trust

The National Emergencies Trust is raising funds to support the needs of organisations relating to the Corona Virus (covid-19). This funding will be distributed via community trusts. We will keep updating as we learn more but please look out for your local community foundation for updates.

North Yorkshire, East Riding and Humber has released some funding already:

Martin Lewis (Money Saving Expert) 

Martin Lewis has released funding for projects – specifically in response to urgent needs for charities as a result of Corona Virus:

Deadline Wednesday 25th March next week

£5000 - £20,000

Examples could include foodbanks, charities engaged in community aid, financial advice help and more