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The Blakemore Foundation

The Blakemore Foundation is a charitable trust established by the Blakemore family to support good causes across our trading area highlighted in red on the map below:


During the 2016/17 financial year the Blakemore Foundation donated £351,000 to good causes across the company's trading area, which stretches from the Welsh Coast to East Anglia and from Tyne Tees to the South Coast.

The Blakemore Foundation offers four types of grant:

Match_Fund_donations.JPG Donations for causes supported by employees of A.F. Blakemore & Son Ltd up to the value of £200

Please click here to apply



Donations which are given in the form of food, drink or supplies from our Blakemore Wholesale depots or Blakemore Retail SPAR stores

Please click here to apply



Donations given to good causes up to the value of £200 to help towards projects, events, workshops and ongoing charitable work

Please click here to apply



Grants which allow SPAR retailers to apply for a donation for a good cause of their choice

Please click here to apply



Click here for more information on the types of causes supported by the Blakemore Foundation and the application process.

If you know of a good cause looking for support, then the Blakemore Foundation may be of assistance.

For more information please contact:

Kate Senter, Community Affairs Officer

0121 568 2910/ .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Registered charity no. 1015938