Funding Local Causes

Individuals and families

Depending upon your charitable giving goals, we have a number of ways to help and support you

Whether you are an individual who wants to make an immediate philanthropic impact or a family wanting to leave a lasting legacy in memory of a loved one, we are here to provide guidance and support. Our knowledgeable team will be happy to discuss your individual requirements . Some options you may like to consider include:

Establish a charitable fund

Start a charitable fund which matches your wishes and interests without the administrative burdens and obligations associated with setting up and managing a charitable trust.

Leave a gift in your will

Leaving a gift in your will is a way to give something back to a place you love. We can help you leave a legacy that will impact our county far into the future.

Give a one off donation

Donations of any size mean that we can continue to support local grassroots charities across our county.

Setup a regular donation

By giving regularly you can help us to plan and budget immediate and long term support in targeted areas, addressing real need and deprivation.

Give to our Winter Appeal

Donations are used to support local people facing a broad range of social need including individuals and families struggling to cover their basic living costs including heating and food.

Support the Children's Fund

Your donation will help to provide essential and timely support to disadvantaged children and families in Hertfordshire

Support the Love Herts fund

The Love Herts fund provides the opportunity for you to give to support people in the county you love.

Other ways to help

Looking to fundraise, volunteer or run a marathon?

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