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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.

PCC Action Fund


Application Deadline:
25th May 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:
25th May 2018


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



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#iwill programme (formerly known as Youth Social Action Fund)

Deadline 9th April 2018

Grants of between £1,000 and £5,000 available for projects helping to encourage youth social action such as campaigning, fundraising and volunteering.
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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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High Sheriff Awards 2017/2018

Closed until Autumn 2018

Awards of up to £2500 for groups involved in volunteering, social justice and youth crime prevention.


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St Albans Fund for the Future

Closed until Winter 2019

Unrestricted grants of £500 or £1000 per year for up to 5 years available to groups working in the St Albans District.

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Community Grants Programme

CLOSED

Grants of up to £10,000 for projects with a focus on prevention and supporting people to take positive actions to reduce the difficulties they experience.
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Older People's Fund for Welwyn

Application Deadline:
CLOSED


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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Comic Relief Core Strength

CLOSED

Grants of up to £10,000 for small locally led groups to cover their day to day costs.




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