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How does last year’s funding breakdown?

June 14, 2021

Grants Analysis 2020/21 2021 has been an extraordinary year for every single person, community and business around the globe. The shutting down of society as we know it, the inability for the groups we support to fundraise or sustain themselves, the increase in health needs – just about everything coronavirus has thrown at us - has seen life at Two Ridings Community ...

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How does last year’s funding breakdown?

Job Opportunity – Grants Administrator

May 13, 2021

We are looking for a new team member - to be based at our office in York - who can support our grant making and office processes by providing accurate and effective administration. If you would like to be part of our small, friendly team supporting local communities to thrive then we would love to hear from you. Post: Grants Administrator Job Type: Permanent ...

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Job Opportunity – Grants Administrator

THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District re-opens 13 May to support local groups

May 11, 2021

Community groups and projects can apply for grants from THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District from this week supported by donations from THE LOCAL LOTTO and Harrogate-based Full Circle Funerals. As COVID19 restrictions continue to be lifted, THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District re-opens on 13 May 2021 for applications from local groups in the Harrogate district running projects or wanting ...

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THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District re-opens 13 May to support local groups

Deciding Together York Session 1

April 29, 2021

On 28th April 2021, 25 people came together to understand how can we fund work that tackles the root cause of multiple complex needs. This was the first of six sessions that will bring together people in York, including residents, students, c ...

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Deciding Together York Session 1

Inclusive Engagement, Funding and Leadership – Tender opportunity. Deadline 12.00 noon 19 April 2021

March 12, 2021

Two Ridings Community Foundation wishes to engage suitably qualified organisation/individual/consortia to tender for three separate but aligned strands of work related to improving the understanding, reach and support to culturally diverse communities in the Two Ridings/Humber Coast and Vale (HCV) ICS area. The overall total value of the budget is £20,000 incl VAT The strands are: <li ...

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Inclusive Engagement, Funding and Leadership – Tender opportunity. Deadline  12.00 noon 19 April 2021

Our long term plan…reframing, being creative and helping to give groups security?

December 17, 2020

Our long term plan...reframing, being creative, and helping to give groups security? On Tuesday 15th December, Harriet and Ali from the Two Ridings Team facilitated a focus group with a ...

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Our long term plan…reframing, being creative and helping to give groups security?

Two Ridings Annual Review 2019/20 published

December 11, 2020

Today 11th December, Two Ridings Community Foundation published its 2019/20 Annual Review. In the review the community foundation celebrate another significant year of grant making. It also pays tribute to many of the groups it has helped through grants to respond to the Coronavirus pandemic. To view the Annual Review either download <a href="https://www.tworidingscf.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020 ...

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Two Ridings Annual Review 2019/20 published

Surviving the Covid Winter Campaign – Appeal Launched

November 18, 2020

This winter, vulnerable people in North and East Yorkshire will be colder, hungrier, more isolated, and more anxious than ever before. Two Ridings Community Foundation is launching an emergency appeal to raise £100,000 for essential funding for the charities, voluntary organisations and community groups that will provide a vital lifeline to our region. Since the start of the pandemic Two Ridin ...

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Surviving the Covid Winter Campaign – Appeal Launched

Further help for Dales communities devastated by flooding

September 10, 2020

Two Ridings Community Foundation announced today, 10th September 2020, the launch of a financial support for individual households in Swaledale, Wensleydale & Arkengarthdale that were flooded in July 2019 who want to improve their home’s resilience to future flooding. To apply visit https://www.tworidingscf.or ...

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Further help for Dales communities devastated by flooding

100 days since local fund launched in response to coronavirus crisis & £903,209 given out in 235 grants so far

June 26, 2020

Published today (26th June 2020) is the Coronavirus Community Fund Report from Two Ridings Community Foundation. In this report the Foundation describes what the fund has achieved in the 100 days since its launch, and in particular the 235 grants made to help keep people safe, fed, well and connected across North & East Yorkshire. In the 100 days since the fund launch Two Ridings has ...

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100 days since local fund launched in response to coronavirus crisis & £903,209 given out in 235 grants so far

Committed to social change? Want to make a real difference to lives? Apply and be our latest member of staff

June 17, 2020

Partnership Co-ordinator, York £30,000 pa pro rata for 28 hours per week Are you committed to social change? Do you want to help make a real difference to people\'s lives through changing the systems that perpetuate severe and multiple disadvantage? Could you enable a critical mass of interconnecting change makers to emerge? We are looking for a Partnership Coordinator to work ...

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Committed to social change? Want to make a real difference to lives? Apply and be our latest member of staff

£250,000 Government match funding secured for Dales floods

We have been working since before Christmas with other agencies to make the case for match funding from the Government for the money raised in response to the Dales floods in July 20219. This followed South Yorkshire Community Foundation getting government funding for the money raised in response to the November 2019 floods. Despite a long wait, we were advised in May 2020 that our case had been h ...

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£250,000 Government match funding secured for Dales floods

Committed to social change? Want to make a real difference to lives? Apply and be our latest member of staff

Partnership Co-ordinator, York £30,000 pa pro rata for 28 hours per week Are you committed to social change? Do you want to help make a real difference to people\'s lives through changing the systems that perpetuate severe and multiple disadvantage? Could you enable a critical mass of interconnecting change makers to emerge? We are looking for a Partnership Coordinator to wo ...

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Committed to social change? Want to make a real difference to lives? Apply and be our latest member of staff

THE NATIONAL EMERGENCIES TRUST CORONAVIRUS APPEAL – Two Ridings is the local partner for North & East Yorkshire

March 18, 2020

The world is in a state of emergency. The outbreak of coronavirus is affecting both businesses and people from across the globe. Many people are suffering, not just physically due to ill health, but also economically and socially. Workers are struggling to make ends meet, small, local businesses are closing their doors, and social distancing and self-isolation means people aren’t able to visit v ...

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THE NATIONAL EMERGENCIES TRUST CORONAVIRUS APPEAL – Two Ridings is the local partner for North & East Yorkshire

Statement on Covid-19

March 17, 2020

Statement on Covid-19 Two Ridings Community Foundation recognises that the Covid-19 outbreak is an exceptional event that will have an impact on voluntary, community and social enterprise groups, and want to offer reassurance that we stand shoulder to shoulder with the VCSE sector during this time. We wish to be as helpful as possible during the coming weeks and months ...

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Statement on Covid-19

Standing Shoulder to Shoulder as a metaphor for Community Foundation Leadership

March 10, 2020

What links these two pictures? Quite a few things actually. Both were taken within days of each other last week. Both have me in them. But most important ...

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Standing Shoulder to Shoulder as a metaphor for Community Foundation Leadership

Could you be our next Trustee?

February 29, 2020

If the idea of being a trustee at one of the best Community Foundations in the UK whets your appetite, we\'d love to hear from you. We have a great, engaged board but want to add to it with people passionate about improvin ...

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Could you be our next Trustee?

Harrogate Street Aid launches grant making to support people affected by homelessness in Harrogate District

February 3, 2020

Following its successful launch in October, Harrogate Street Aid is delighted to announce the commencement of grant making which will be administered by Two Ridings Community Foundation. Thanks to the generosity of local residents and visitors, the Harrogate Street Aid Fund stands at over £2000 which will now be used to provide small grants to individuals referred by one of the local services ...

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Harrogate Street Aid launches grant making to support people affected by homelessness in Harrogate District

Flooding in Swaledale, Wensleydale and Arkengarthdale July 2019

January 20, 2020

Two Ridings Community Foundation has asked the Secretaries of State for Housing Communities and Local Government and Environment Food and Rural Affairs to consider extending the financial support offered to communities affected by the November 2019 flooding to those affected by the July 2019 floods. The Government have made available £300,000 through the Property Flood Resilience Recovery Support ...

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Flooding in Swaledale, Wensleydale and Arkengarthdale July 2019

Women and Girls projects in North and East Yorkshire recieve major funding boost

January 15, 2020

Grassroots groups working across North and East Yorkshire will get much-needed grants worth £69,862 to help support local women and girls facing a range of challenges. 9 projects will receive grants of between £5,000 - £10,000. This is the second time Two Ridings Community Foundation has awarded groups money from the Tampon Tax Community Fund to help women and girls experiencing issues such ...

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Women and Girls projects in North and East Yorkshire recieve major funding boost

Two Ridings CF joins Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Coalition

October 15, 2019

Thirteen foundations based in the UK, including Two Ridings Community Foundation, have made an unprecedented commitment to tackle issues of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion within the Foundation sector. By forming a coalition and working together, they are determined to face and address many of the systemic inequalities which currently exist in the way Foundations operate. The newly named ‘DEI ...

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Two Ridings CF joins Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Coalition

Two months on from flooding, the latest update from the Swaledale & Wensleydale Recovery Fund

October 3, 2019

Just over two months ago flash flooding caused major devastation across parts of Swaledale, Arkengarthdale and Wensleydale. In response and thanks to generous donations from across the UK, Two Ridings Community Foundation opened the Swaledale & Wensleydale Recovery Fund to provide assistance to people affected by this flooding. In addition to the contribution of £82,000 made by Two Ridings ...

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Two months on from flooding, the latest update from the Swaledale & Wensleydale Recovery Fund

Ard Rock make major donation to flood recovery fund

September 16, 2019

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Ard Rock make major donation to flood recovery fund

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!

Swaledale & Wensleydale Recovery Fund Update

September 2, 2019

Its hard to believe its exactly one month since the Swaledale & Wensleydale Recovery Fund opened to support people and their lives affected by the flash flooding in July 2019. The attached North York Flood Appeal FAQs 2 September 2019 gives the latest information about ...

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Swaledale & Wensleydale Recovery Fund Update

The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Fund to support people and businesses affected by flash floods in the Dales

August 14, 2019

Following devastating flash flooding across parts of Swaledale, Arkengarthdale and Wensleydale, Two Ridings Community Foundation got a major boost to its fundraising efforts to assist families affected by the floods when it received a donation from The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Fund. The donation to The Swaledale and Wensleydale Recovery Fund, which is being managed by the Two Ridings Comm ...

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The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Fund to support people and businesses affected by flash floods in the Dales

Could you be our Partnerships Manager?

July 26, 2019

We are recruiting and its a cracker of a role...supporting leaders in the voluntary and cultural sector in Hull and East Riding to be well connected, collaborative, generous leaders and act as advocates for this approach within their own organisations, the wider social and cultural sector and beyond. The HEY Confident Futures Programme, funded to March 2022 by Rank Foundation, The National Lott ...

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Could you be our Partnerships Manager?

IWD2019

March 19, 2019

As part of IWD2019 celebrations Two Ridings CEO, Jan Garrill, joined Hull Sisters for a celebration lunch & to drop off items donated at IWD2019 ...

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IWD2019