About My Co-op Community

Central England Co-operative aims to make a real difference to our communities

Helping communities to help themselves

If you’re part of a local community group, voluntary organisation or local charity, we could support you with tips and advice, or possibly even grants of up to £5000.

Since 2007, we have proudly donated over £1 million to help fund projects in our local area through our Community Dividend scheme.  

To find out if your project is eligible for funding, please click contact us




Tell us about your project or event

To help spread the word about your project or event, we could help promote your project or event on this community website.

Take a look at  some example of the projects Central England Co-op have supported in your local area by clicking here.

Alternatively you might want to check out the local events that are happening in your area by clicking here.


Community toolkits

Need some support on how to get started with something new?

Download a range of free toolkits with tips on topics like fundraising, writing newsletters, developing a budget for a project or new ideas to that could benefit your community.  

Click here to see our range of toolkits.

Access our Free Toolkits

We have a selection of free toolkits available to help your community. Simply create a free account to access them.

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About our Community Grants

Through our Community Dividend scheme we seek to make a difference to the lives of people in our local community.

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Is my Project Eligible for Funding?

We will invest between £100 and £5,000 into a project we feel will really benefit the local people in your community.

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All Set? Apply for Funding Today.

Tell us about your project and how you would like us to share that passion you have for really making a difference.

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