22nd May 2018 - An evening with Dame Stephanie Shirley

To mark our 30th anniversary we are delighted to invite you to hear the inspirational story of Dame Stephanie Shirley, one of Britain's leading philanthropists, who has devoted most of her life to helping good causes. Hosted by the University of Hertfordshire and HCF there will be an opportunity at the end of Dame Stephanie's talk to ask questions and to purchase signed copies of her incredible book 'Let it Go.' All proceeds will go to HCF. Click here to book your free place.

Our thanks go to the University of Hertfordshire for sponsoring this event.

16th May 2018 - ella forums Hertfordshire Launch Event

In conjunction with Hertfordshire Community Foundation, ella Forums invite you to attend as their guest, a taster meeting on 16th May kindly hosted by Stevenage Leisure Centre. The new ella forums Group in Hertfordshire is a peer mentoring and experiential learning group specifically designed to inspire and develop the leaders of Social Enterprises and Charities to grow their organisation. We will come together for monthly meetings to hear the latest thinking from guest speakers, share best practice and participate in a problem/opportunity resolution clinic.

When: Wednesday 16th May 2018, 9.00am-2.30pm
Where: Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way Stevenage Herts SG1 1LA
To reserve your place at the launch click here
Or email for further details.

26th May 2018 - High Sheriff's Charity Concert, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor ® Dreamcoat

Suzy Harvey, High Sheriff 2018/2019, is pleased to invite you to a performance of the much loved family musical, Joseph and the Amazing
Technicolor ® Dreamcoat. Pupils from the prestigious Tring Park School for the Performing Arts will be performing.

Suzy is very kindly donating half of the proceeds to HCF. To book your tickets and to support HCF please visit the Cathedral’s Box Office or book online.

Training opportunities

Through HCF Training & Development we offer a great range of training opportunities to Hertfordshire's voluntary sector. Ranging from Safeguarding to GDPR. To find out more please click on Training Opportunities.

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