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Coronavirus

Useful sources of information

How to volunteer
Residents, service and community groups who would like to volunteer can contact #TeamHerts at www.thvolunteering.org.uk or call 01462 689409.

Help for residents who are self-isolating
Residents who are self-isolating and in need of support from volunteers can visit www.hertshelp.net, email info@hertshelp.net or call Herts Help on 0300 123 4044.

How to make a donation to support the local voluntary sector
If you would like to make a donation of any size to help HCF support the local voluntary sector as it continues to provide vital front-line services to residents in need please click here.

How to apply to HCF’s Coronavirus Emergency Relief Fund for groups and organisations
Grants of up to £20,000 are available through HCF’s Coronavirus Emergency Relief grants programme. To find out more and to apply click here.

Other sources of funding including The National Lottery Community Fund

Grants Online has published a helpful list of other available funding which can be accessed here. .

Details of The National Lottery Community Fund grants programme can also be viewed here . The National Lottery will be working with Government to support civil society.

How to access training for you and your volunteers
Read through our current opportunities here. To discuss any further training needs please contact louise.marron@hertscf.org.uk

For general advice and guidance for the voluntary sector from NCVO
Visit NCVO's Coronavirus support webpage https://www.ncvo.org.uk/practical-support/information/coronavirus

Catch up with our latest news

Wildlife photo exhibition launches in aid of HCF
On Tuesday 22 September an online photography exhibition, Herts in Focus, will officially launch. Featuring 60 photographs, the exhibition is in aid of HCF and is a celebration of our county’s beautiful wildlife..
New Crowdfunding funds launch
HCF is delighted to announce that a further two Innovation Funds are launching for Hertfordshire areas. .
Golfer achieves charity challenge for HCF
Golfer Will Baxter took on a challenge to help raise funds for HCF’s Go4it Fund. The charitable fund managed by Hertfordshire Community Foundation was set up to help people overcome adversity and was founded in memory of Hunsdon businessman Ivan Purdie.
UKCF launches B.A.M.E Infrastructure Support Fund
UKCF is making a new infrastructure fund available for organisations that can help even more BAME-led organisations to apply for National Emergencies Trust NET grants through their local Community Foundations. .