Co-op Foundation - Carbon Innovation Fund

Closing date

A new fund to support food and farming projects that are tackling the climate crisis by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The Foundation plans to award funding of between £75k and £100k to about 10 projects in year one. Eligible organisations will include charities, social enterprises, co-operatives.

It will support projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions and could be related to one of the following: 

  • Farming and food production practices  
  • Initiatives around regenerative agriculture/agro-ecology  
  • Community supported agriculture initiatives  
  • Supporting diversity, resilience and learning amongst key players in the food & farming sector  
  • Behaviour change (among consumers or producers)