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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:
14th September 2018


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:
14th September 2018


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:
14th September 2018


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: 11th September
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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Catch up with our latest news

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.
Community Foundations across the UK launch Tampon Fax Fund
HCF is delighted to be working in partnership with UK Community Foundations to deliver the Tampon Tax Community Fund in Hertfordshire.
HCF grant to boost local children’s confidence and learning opportunities
A class of Stevenage based primary school children will be given an opportunity to spend a night in ancient Britain thanks to a £4,875 grant. .
Community Foundations Included in Government's New Civil Society Strategy
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has launched a new Civil Society Strategy which aims to build stronger communities by bringing together businesses, charities and the public sector. .