What is a Community Foundation?
This wiki definition sums it up nicely
Community foundations are "instruments of civil society designed to pool donations into a coordinated investment and grant making facility dedicated primarily to the social improvement of a given place. Community foundations are a global phenomenon with 1,700 existing around the world of which over 45 are in the UK".
New Fund - May 16
Healthly Fenland Fund opens. Applications for funding (from £250 to £5,000) for charitable projects to improve the health and well being of people living in Fenland are now invited - read more
Visit our interactive map marking the location of some of the charitable projects that received a grant in the year to March 2016. Click our interactive grant map
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Impact Report 2015
Our 2015 Impact Report focused on grants we made in 2014 but revealed their impact in 2015. Read about how 12 Looked After Children improved their self-esteem, self-confidence & social skills or how 627 three-course meals were served to vulnerable people - click here
To learn more about the latest group we have put under the spotlight, click here
Hazel's experience as an Intern at CCF in 2016 - read the latest CCF blog