TOGETHER WE CAN

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Supporting local causes that matter

Hertfordshire Community Foundation is an independent charity which encourages local philanthropy. We provide advice and giving options for donors which we transform into funding and support for small charities, voluntary groups and individuals in Hertfordshire. By making local giving easy we strengthen our local communities and improve the lives of vulnerable people.
Coronavirus Relief Fund

Coronavirus Relief Fund

The Hertfordshire Coronavirus Relief Fund brings together those wishing to give with those providing positive solutions in our local communities. All funds raised will help meet the increased demand on local charities and voluntary organisations that are assisting Hertfordshire's most vulnerable people right now.
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Hertfordshire Matters needs analysis

Hertfordshire Matters needs analysis

Our latest needs analysis identifies some of the key challenges facing Hertfordshire residents and highlights inequalities that exist across the county. We use this information to help build stronger communities and to make our county a better place for everyone.
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Our impact in 2019/20

£1,015,736

awarded in grants

45,000+

beneficiaries

463 people

attended HCF training

100+

grants to individuals and families living in crisis

Hidden deprivation

Understanding hidden need in Hertfordshire.

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Hertfordshire Children's Fund

Hertfordshire Children's Fund

25,000 children live in poverty here in Hertfordshire. Our Children's Fund provides small but essential grants to local families in crisis . The fund relies on donations in order to continue to meet growing demand and to support those in greatest need.
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Local giving made easy

Local giving made easy

Since 1988 HCF has worked with local philanthropists including businesses, families and individuals to provide targeted support to local communities where it is needed most. Whether you would like to give a one-off donation or set up a named fund HCF will ensure that your charitable giving delivers the greatest possible impact. With your help we can continue to improve the lives of Hertfordshire's most disadvantaged residents through effective community philanthropy.


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Latest news

July 21st, 2021
Save the date: Nominations open for the High Sheriff Awards on 12 August 2021
July 14th, 2021
Translation support available for grant applicants

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