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Street Aid helps people who are homeless to turn a corner And it gives people who want to help those people, a smarter, ...

North Yorkshire people supported during TV signal loss due to Bilsdale Mast disruption

Two Ridings Community Foundation are working with Arqiva – the company which operates the Bilsdale Television mast – ...

£218,000 awarded to 20 proposals in York through the Deciding Together Local Fund for York

Today is a day of celebration as the Deciding Together grants have been awarded. Following 7 months of participatory co- ...

Heart of Yorkshire fund opens – funding forever for people & communities in the Selby District 

Monday 1st November 2021 saw the exciting launch of a brand-new community fund – Heart of Yorkshire, the fund for ...

Local people in Selby district needed for grant-making panel

Two Ridings Community Foundation is on the look out for passionate, community-focused people who have a good knowledge o ...

Increase opportunities for children and young people in the Scarborough District

Two Ridings Community Foundation have been busy in the Scarborough District over the last few months bringing together a ...

£37,300 funding distributed to six grassroots community groups by Yorkshire Dragons

Last night, business leaders and regional investors alongside an excited audience of friends and supporters of regional ...

2021 Surviving Winter Appeal launches

Supporting the young and old in Yorkshire through winter With the cold weather fast approaching and the cost of living e ...

Local business investing in their local community

Why Sarah Jones, former NHS Surgeon turned Funeral Director, supports THE LOCAL FUND  Sarah Jones, founder of Harrogate ...

The groups have been chosen, the investing Dragons confirmed – How much from the £30k pot will each charity secure?

Out of the forty-seven local charities that applied to pitch at Two Ridings Community Foundation’s Dragons’ Den even ...

Do you want to be part of our strategic leadership working to improve lives in Yorkshire? 

Become at trustee at Two Ridings Community Foundation Two Ridings is part of a national network of Community Foundations ...

Flood recovery: Timely action for a shattered community

On Tuesday 30th July 2019 heavy rainfall in the North Yorkshire Dales resulted in widespread flooding across Swaledale, ...

Two Ridings awarded £2 million for Selby District Community Legacy Fund

Supporting people and communities in the Selby district forever Last week Selby District Council awarded Two Ridings Com ...

£45,000 distributed to help Harrogate district community groups restart post pandemic through THE LOCAL FUND

Nineteen local community groups in the Harrogate district were delighted this week to hear their applications for grants ...

The Deciding Together Local Fund for York opens

Two Ridings are very pleased to be opening The Deciding Together Local Fund for York this week. This is a new fund that ...

Participatory Grant Making: Session Three of Deciding Together Local Fund York

Who, What, How and How much? The Deciding Together Local Fund York puts people in York in the control of £250,000 to sp ...

Seeing how the Upfaders youth music programme transforms young peoples’ lives

  ‘We do it a bit differently here’,  so starts our introduction to Biomation, by its founder Dan Axon ...

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

Apply to pitch at our Dragons’ Den event to get unrestricted funding for your community project On the 14th October ...

In 2020/21 we distributed £3million to support community organisations in North & East Yorkshire

How does last year’s funding breakdown? 2020/21 has been an extraordinary year for every single person, community and ...

Lord Mayor of York Fund chooses their three local charities to support

Last month, York’s new Lord Mayor, Councillor Chris Cullwick, announced three charities the civic party will be fundra ...

Job Opportunity – Grants Administrator

We are looking for a new team member – to be based at our office in York – who can support our grant making ...

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

Community groups and projects can apply for grants from THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District from this week support ...

PARTICIPATORY GRANT MAKING: Deciding Together, York – Session 1

On 28th April 2021, 25 people came together to understand how can we fund work that tackles the root cause of multiple c ...

Hull’s Vulcan Learning Centre Bid Success

Vulcan Learning Centre successfully pitched and secured over £16,000 at a national event, back in January, by The Fundi ...

Delivering better futures with Made By Sport – ‘Clubs In Crisis’ fund launches

We’re pleased to have teamed up with Made By Sport to offer local sports clubs and organisations the opportunity to ap ...

Selby Voice Resources

In March 2021 Two Ridings hosted a Selby Voice session with VCSE groups from across Selby District. The headline takeawa ...

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

Two Ridings Community Foundation wishes to engage suitably qualified organisation/individual/consortia to tender for thr ...

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

Groups heard this week about the outcome of their recent applications to THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District. Ten ...

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

On Thursday 25th February 2021, His Royal Highness, the Earl of Wessex met Two Ridings CEO Jan Garrill and six projects ...

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

Danny Kruger MP, author of The Levelling Up Our Communities report, is the keynote speaker at Two Ridings Community Foun ...