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Read about the impact of the Cambridgeshire Coronavirus Community Fund


What to do if your project is affected by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

At the Cambridgeshire Community Foundation, we're dedicated to improving the quality of life for the people of Cambridgeshire.

To advance our mission we work with many partners to actively inspire philanthropy and increase permanent resources for the county of Cambridgeshire; invest in important community programmes through grants; and provide leadership and a forum for dialogue on critical community issues.

Health Inequalities Challenge Prize 2022 Launches

Eight awards of £3,000 are available for local innovators with ideas to help tackle health and social care inequalities caused by digital exclusion amongst. One brilliant idea will receive a further £10,000. Deadline 1st February.

Find out more click here.

Surviving Winter Appeal 2021 Launches

Almost 50,000 households in Cambridgeshire are fuel poor and with fuel prices rising,  this winter will be even more difficult for many across our county. The cold has direct impacts on our health from hypothermia to heart attack and indirect from poor diet and nutrition to reduced education and employment success.

To find out more and donate click here


New Fund for Peterborough Launches

Peterborough Think Communities Fund has been created to build community resilience across Peterborough. Grants from £500 - £5,000 will be awarded to projects that:  Deadline 1st November 2021.

Click here to read more and apply.

Current Funding Dates

Next deadline

For general applications is 1st February 2022 (Spring).

Please note this is the deadline for application forms and all supporting documentation.

If you apply for this deadline you will likely hear an outcome by end of May 2022.

In Progress Applications

If you applied for the 1st November 2021 (Winter) deadline you can expect to hear an outcome by end of February 2022.  We are working to keep to these timelines and will provide updates if there are delays due to the current situation.

For a simple guide to help you plan when to submit your grant applications to us, please click here.

For information on deadlines and outcomes for Amey Community Fund applications please click here


Apply for a grant from CCF

If you're interested in applying for a grant for your project or group, you can browse our list of funds currently open for applications, read our 10-step guide on how to apply, then complete an online application form.


We believe that with better information, grantmakers can be more effective and strategic decision-makers. 360Giving provides support for grantmakers to publish their grants data openly, to understand their data, and to use the data to create online tools that make grant-making more effective. For more information, visit

We work with 360Giving to publish information about some of our grants, using the 360Giving data standard Cambridgeshire Coronavirus Community Fund.

Become a Friend of CCF

CCF provides a quality service to the community but we cannot do this without your support. Becoming a friend of CCF gives you the opportunity to support Cambridgeshire communities in a simple but effective way. To find out more, click here.

Grants Bulletin

Sign up to receive our Grants Bulletin  - a newsletter, sent by email, that updates readers on new funds available and provides information on funds that are open for applications. Click here to subscribe to our Grants Bulletin.