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Local funding for local groups

Hertfordshire Community Foundation provides a range of grants to support the county's community and voluntary groups.

An overview of the grant programmes is shown below. Please click through to the relevant page for full details including eligibility criteria and application guidelines.

#iwill programme


Application Deadline:
please contact the Grants Team for further information


Grants of between £1,000 and £5,000 available for projects helping to encourage youth social action such as campaigning, fundraising and volunteering (formerly known as Youth Social Action Fund)
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PCC Action Fund


Application Deadline:
21st January 2019


Grants of up to £5,000 to support innovative local schemes which aim to reduce crime and make our communities safer.
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HCF Large Grants


Application Deadline:
21st January 2019


Grants of up to £5000 are available for groups helping to tackle identified needs in Hertfordshire.
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Community Transport Fund

Application Deadline: Rolling

Grants of up to £500 are available to community transport groups to purchase new equipment or to contribute towards running costs.
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Older People's Fund for Welwyn

Application Deadline:
Rolling


Grants of up to £5000 for organisations working to support the needs of older people in the Welwyn Garden City area.
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HCF Small Grants


Application Deadline:
Rolling


Grants of up to £1000 to support grassroots organisations (annual income of under £100,000) who are helping to maintain and strengthen our communities.
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Hertfordshire Children's Fund

Application Deadline: Rolling

Grants of up to £300 for families in crisis to cover the cost of essential items such as beds, bedding and white goods.
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Building Potential - 30th Anniversary Fund

Stage 1 Application Deadline: 31 October 2018

Grants of up to £4,000 will be available to smaller groups and organisations seeking strategic support to take their groups to the next level.
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Major Grants Programme

Application Deadline:
Applications have now closed for this round - please keep checking here for details of the next round


Grants of up to £50,000 will be available for capital works and projects which demonstrate an innovative approach to addressing identified need.
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Tampon Tax Community Fund

Opens for applications 17th September deadline: 5th November

Grants from £5,000 to £10,000 will be available to community and voluntary groups for projects to improve the lives of disadvantaged women and girls.
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High Sheriff Awards 2019

Application deadline: 16th November

Awards for groups involved in social justice, youth crime prevention, or more general youth projects.
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Catch up with our latest news

Going the distance for HCF
Congratulations and thank you to the team from Rathbones Investment Management who tackled the Royal Parks Half Marathon 2018 to raise money for HCF.
Building Effectiveness 2019 launches
HCF is looking for up to 10 organisations who would benefit from free strategic advice and mentoring.
High Sheriff Awards 2019 - open for nominations
Nominations are invited from community groups and voluntary organisations working in social justice, youth related crime prevention and / youth projects.
Penny Williams steps down as trustee
Penny Williams JP DL has recently stepped down after serving a full term of 9 years on the HCF Board.