Grant Making

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?

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 ...

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THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District supports ten local groups keep going during lockdown

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 ...

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York Small Charities Fund “Keep the Lights On” for 12 York groups with £51,000 in grants

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 ...

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A further £328,000 awarded to 22 local charities by Two Ridings Community Foundation

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 ...

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Could you be part of shaping and informing our grant making strategy and decisions?

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 ...

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Phase 3 of Two Riding’s Coronavirus Community Fund Launched 3 August 2020

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 ...

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Who needs help through the coronavirus crisis?

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 ...

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Saving on your commute right now? Why not donate to the Coronavirus Community Fund & help local charities?

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 ...

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Swaledale & Wensleydale floods 2019- recovery fund now open

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

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 ...

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Where do grants make the biggest impact?