The Charity

The Grocers’ Charity provides one off grants to charities

The Grocers’ Charity provides one off grants of up to £5,000 for charities working in the following areas. Please follow the link to read the specific criteria for each area.

The Charity regularly reviews its criteria for Memorials so please check current criteria before applying.

Applications to support charities working within prisons or with ex-offenders please apply to the City and Metropolitan Welfare Charity for support.

Applications will not normally be considered from:

  • Places of Worship
  • Educational Establishments (Schools, Colleges, Universities)
  • Hospices
  • Charities whose beneficiaries are overseas
  • Non UK registered Charities
  • Charities with a turnover of over £500,000, except for Medical Charities.
  • Individuals

The Grocers’ Charity prioritises charities working in the City of London and its adjoining boroughs as well as in the vicinity of its Churches and Education establishments.

All grants are subject to approval by a Committee which reserves the right to award grants outside these criteria.