Events

Would £5k be a big boost for your group?

June 14, 2021

Apply to pitch at our Dragons’ Den event to get unrestricted funding for your community project On the 14th October 2021 six local charitable groups will come together to present 5 minute pitches to six Yorkshire ‘Dragons’ for their chance to secure funding to benefit their local community and showcase the work they do. With funds donated by the local ‘ ...

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Would £5k be a big boost for your group?

HRH The Earl of Wessex ‘visits’ 6 North Yorkshire Projects funded by Community Foundation

February 27, 2021

On Thursday 25th February 2021, His Royal Highness, the Earl of Wessex met Two Ridings CEO Jan Garrill and six projects funded by the community foundation. The visit was hosted by Mrs Jo Ropner, The Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire. The Earl of Wessex congratulated all the projects on their service during the Coronavirus Crisis. The following groups were represented: <img class="wp-image-2 ...

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HRH The Earl of Wessex ‘visits’ 6 North Yorkshire Projects funded by Community Foundation

Danny Kruger, author of Levelling Up Our Communities report guest at Two Ridings webinar 25th March 2021

February 22, 2021

Danny Kruger MP, author of The Levelling Up Our Communities report, is the keynote speaker at Two Ridings Community Foundation webinar “Are we on the cusp of an Emerging New World?” on 25th March. Danny’s report sets out a vision of a post Covid world where charities and government work together for common good. Joining Danny at the webinar to discuss the changing role of philanth ...

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Danny Kruger, author of Levelling Up Our Communities report guest at Two Ridings webinar 25th March 2021

Got a burning question about applying or a grant – Two Ridings drop ins in January 2021

January 8, 2021

We know it is a challenging time for people running charitable organisations right now. With lockdown 3 it might mean you are struggling to work out how to deliver the activity you had planned and had funding from us, or it might mean you need additional funds. We want to be here for you and help you. <img class="size-medium wp-image-2462 alignleft" src="https://www.tworidingscf.org.uk/wp-conte ...

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Got a burning question about applying or a grant – Two Ridings drop ins in January 2021

Let’s look ahead and plan for the future

January 4, 2021

Whilst the start of 2021 seems to be as challenging as 2020, the team at Two Ridings is determined to focus on 2021 being about a positive future for all.  We asked our friends at Sidewalk Youth Project in Scarborough to give us their thoughts and images to inspire us and we are so pleased with what they gave us. It is very apt as we are currently working on developing our long term plan for the ...

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Let’s look ahead and plan for the future

Lord Mayor of York launches fund to help York charities

August 6, 2020

The Lord Mayor of York is teaming up with Two Ridings Community Foundation to support fundraising for the 2020/2021 Civic year. The fund, launched on 20 July 2020 will make its first grants in early autumn. The partnership will re<img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-2208" src="https://www.tworidingscf.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Lord_Mayor___1.png" alt="" width="400" height ...

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Lord Mayor of York launches fund to help York charities

A Spring Concert at Rudding Park

February 17, 2020

Two Ridings Community Foundations has brought together local volunteer choirs for our first concert, kindly hosted by Rudding Park, on Thursday 2 April 2020 6.15 for 6.30pm at the Rudding Park Chapel HG1 1JH, tickets are £30 each and proceeds will be split between the choirs performing and THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District. Please purchase your ticket via Eventbrite: <a href="https://spri ...

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A Spring Concert at Rudding Park

The High Sheriff’s Dragons’ Den 2019 event – purchase your tickets!

September 4, 2019

Join us for this years The High Sheriff of North Yorkshires DRAGONS DEN Date: Thursday 3rd October 2019 Time: 5.30 for 6pm Location: Rudding Park, Harrogate HG3 1JH Ticket cost: £25, includes drinks and canapes, ticket sales go directly to the pitching charities on the night. Please purchase your tickets before 23 September, online at: <a href=" ...

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The High Sheriff’s Dragons’ Den 2019 event – purchase your tickets!

Launch of second year of Fund addressing hidden needs of the Harrogate District opens for applications boosted by Local Lotto

July 4, 2019

In the inspiring setting of Ripon Cathedral and in front of the Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, the Mayor of Harrogate, the Deputy Mayor of Boroughbridge and the Mayor of Pateley Bridge, Dean John welcomed guests to celebrate the opening of THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District and the first anniversary of the Local Lotto. Guests from local charitable organisations  heard from Cllr Sam ...

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Launch of second year of Fund addressing hidden needs of the Harrogate District opens for applications boosted by Local Lotto

The High Sheriff of North Yorkshire’s Dragons’ Den 2019

May 3, 2019

We are currently reviewing the applications from charities to participate. STAY TUNED FOR MORE INFORMATION Last year\'s The High Sheriff of North Yorkshire\'s Dragons\' Den event was a huge success! It was held at The Orangery Se ...

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The High Sheriff of North Yorkshire’s Dragons’ Den 2019

Get to grips with your application with our funding workshops

April 11, 2019

Two Ridings Community Foundation wants to support the #SmallButVital charitable organisations in North & East Yorkshire with workshops that help grant applicants: Understand what is the essential informat ...

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Get to grips with your application with our funding workshops