TOGETHER WE CAN

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

We are committed to understanding and addressing the needs and challenges in the county through research and analysis.

Hertfordshire Matters report is a comprehensive analysis of the need existing in our county.
Our case studies showcase some of the grants we have given and their impact in the local community.

Hertfordshire Matters: Take a look at our needs analysis research which measures the health and vitality of the county and identifies significant trends and issues that are affecting our communities. It helps inform our grant-making.

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Borehamwood Foodbank case study

1 in 5 parents of school children will skip meals in order to make sure there is enough food for their children to eat* - a grant of £1000 helped a local foodbank provide 400 meals to families in need last summer
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The Living Room case study

Supporting those affected by domestic abuse - a grant of £4,964 from the PCC Action Fund will help a local charity provide weekly therapy sessions and raise awareness of the issues
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Herts Young Homeless case study

Stalling the rise in homelessness - a grant of £10,000 helps local charity provide a safe, clean and supportive ‘breathing space’ for 18 to 24 year olds to stay overnight in times of crisis
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Children's Fund case study

During 2016/2017 Herts Community Foundation provided over 70 small grants across the county, distributing over £15,000 to families in need. Read how we helped Alex and her family.
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Catch up with our latest news

Celebrating a picture-perfect project
In the last quarter of 2019, members from the Daylight Club worked with a photographer, an artist and a writer to create a photo exhibition and photo book. .
Winter appeal receives generous donation from Aylett Nurseries
Thank you to Aylett Nurseries who raised an incredible £2,201. 60 through their winter mini wonderland charity collection.
Thank you for your support of the Hertfordshire Christmas Quiz - Answers can be found here
We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who supported the High Sheriff’s Christmas Quiz. We hope that you all enjoyed it as much as we did.
Hertfordshire Christmas Quiz - a fun way to help the people of Hertfordshire
It’s time to test your knowledge of our county and celebrate everything that is Hertfordshire. .