Your trusted regional grant making charity
Nationally and locally Two Ridings Community Foundation is the trusted, expert charity on giving and investing in North and East Yorkshire for social good.
We make grants and provide support for community groups and small charities who in turn support people and communities all over the region.
As the accredited Community Foundation of the region, we have access to national and governmental funds we distribute locally. We also work closely alongside private and corporate donors, giving them a flexible and easy way to invest in the local people and communities.
We are a registered charity and we ensure donors’ funds make the biggest impact across our vibrant region.
In 2020/21 we distributed £3 million, awarding 670 grants which supported thousands of people throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
There are always new appeals you can contribute to which make a huge difference to local communities.
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Our Impact 2020/2021
What is a community foundation?
Two Ridings Community Foundation is one of 46 similar accredited organisations in the UK with the shared aim of helping individuals, families, entrepreneurs, companies, charitable trusts and public sector bodies connect with, support and invest in their local communities. We address a wide range of issues and provide funding to the hardest to reach communities through small local charities and community groups.
- Hub for philanthropy & local giving
- Trusted local grant maker for grassroots charities
- Making a positive difference locally
- Local partner for national funders
- Quality assured advice and grants
- Here in a crisis with easy to access grants
- High impact community grant making
- Effective alternative to Charitable Trusts
- Trusted partner for Corporate Social Responsibility
October 15, 2021
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