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 ‘ ...Read more
THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District supports ten local groups keep going during lockdown
March 12, 2021
[caption id=\"attachment_2718\" align=\"alignright\" width=\"600\"] Badapple Threatre - Youth Group pre Covid19[/caption] Groups heard this week about the outcome of their recent applications to THE LOCAL FUND for ...Read more
York Small Charities Fund “Keep the Lights On” for 12 York groups with £51,000 in grants
October 23, 2020
[caption id=\"attachment_2340\" align=\"alignleft\" width=\"404\"] David Kerfoot, High Sheriff of North Yorkshire[/caption] This week twelve small, vital charities in York received grants ...Read more
A further £328,000 awarded to 22 local charities by Two Ridings Community Foundation
September 4, 2020
This week 22 local charities from across North & East Yorkshire received grants of £15,000 each from Two Ridings Community Foundation to support their essential running costs over the ...Read more
Could you be part of shaping and informing our grant making strategy and decisions?
August 10, 2020
We are looking for co-opted members to sit on our Grants Committee and Coronavirus Community Fund panel: Get involved & help ensure we make the best possible decisions for local, grassroots charitable organisations across North & East Yorkshire We are seeking Grants Committee Co-opted members x 2 - we want t ...Read more
Phase 3 of Two Riding’s Coronavirus Community Fund Launched 3 August 2020
August 6, 2020
[caption id=\"attachment_2232\" align=\"alignright\" width=\"600\"] Trustees & Two Ridings Supporters visiting Sidewalk Youth Project in Scarborough in Feb 20 ...Read more
Who needs help through the coronavirus crisis?
April 29, 2020
\"It is so heartening to see the local response to the coronavirus crisis. The charitable and community organisations in Hull & in the rest of our patch are trusted by local people and they know to come to us for funding. The coronavirus f ...Read more
Saving on your commute right now? Why not donate to the Coronavirus Community Fund & help local charities?
April 16, 2020
Those saving money on their commute are being asked to help support the most vulnerable by making a donation, no matter how small, donate here This appeal, led by Two Ridings Community Foundation, will support local community efforts to help keep people safe, fed, well and co ...Read more
Swaledale & Wensleydale floods 2019- recovery fund now open
August 1, 2019
Following the flash flooding that hit Swaledale and Wensleydale, North Yorkshire this week, Two Ridings Community Foundation will be making financial awards to households and small businesses affected by the floods. Two Ridings are asking anyone whose main place of residence was flooded to get in touch with us so that we can help. We will use the local authority list of areas and streets floode ...Read more
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 ...Read more
Where do grants make the biggest impact?
April 10, 2019
Doing activities or investing in the charity to be more effective? Traditionally many of the grants made by Two Ridings Community Foundation were focussed on supporting groups to do activity (project funding) but in the last year we have supported groups in York with grants to help them improve their effectiveness. This funding of charities to have resources, space and time to ...Read more