Essex Community Foundation

Tampon Tax Community Fund

The Tampon Tax ​Community Fund uses the money generated from the VAT on sanitary products to support​ ​women​ and girls ​who​ ​are​ disadvantaged or ​marginalised.

​Grants of between £5,000 and £10,000 are available to local charities and community organisations.

To be eligible to apply, projects must demonstrate how they meet one or more of the three priority areas:

Priority will be given to

Local charities and communtiy organisations that have been established by women and/or led and staffed by women. Preference will also be given to those who work with women and girls only.

How to apply

Please read the criteria for this fund before starting an application, click here.

To complete an application form, click hereThe deadline is Monday 5 November.

We encourage all potential applicants to call the our grants team on 01245 356018, in advance of starting an application form.