14 November 2018
31st October 2018
Nationwide has partnered with Community Foundation's in the East of England to help tackle housing issues at a local level.Read More
24th October 2018
Grants of up to £5,000 are available to support charitable projects that help to improve the health and well-being of local people.Read More
4th October 2018
A grant of £8,000 has given a vital boost to a project that helps women who do not have English as their first language to integrate into their communities.Read More
28th September 2018
Teledyne e2v is one of the largest private employers in Essex. Since 2006, their charitable fund with ECF has awarded grants totalling almost £67,000.Read More
We are an independent charitable trust improving the quality of life of people in our community by investing and distributing funds on behalf of a wide range of donors.
Since 1996 our donors have distributed over £31 million of charitable funding directly into Essex, Southend and Thurrock.
As one of the UK’s leading, accredited community foundations we have the expertise and local knowledge to help individuals, families, companies and public agencies to support the local causes and charities close to their heart and close to home.
We have awarded over 7,000 grants to support a variety of voluntary organisations and projects.