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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 £5,000 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

Coronavirus Relief Fund survey results have been published
We are really grateful to all 222 organisations that responded to our recent online survey. We’d also like to thank the 14 local organisations working across a range of needs that were interviewed by video conferencing or phone as part of our research.
Crowdfund Hertfordshire webpage launched to help local charities and businesses
A new Hertfordshire wide crowdfunding platform went live this week giving local groups and organisations an opportunity to secure funds through crowdfunding. The site has been established by Hertfordshire County Council and will be managed by Hertfordshire Community Foundation.
NEW: Good Governance online training for senior leadership
Our new webinar series has been developed to support the Hertfordshire voluntary sector to ensure good governance during COVID-19 and beyond. .
Please complete our coronavirus impact survey
HCF is committed to continuing to support Hertfordshire’s local voluntary sector organisations helping those most affected by the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak. .