24 May 2017
23rd May 2017
Are you a voluntary or community organisation operating in the Braintree District and do you need funding?Read More
23rd May 2017
Grants totalling £62,365 were presented from the Essex Millennium Fund and the Essex County Council’s Chairman’s Fund to 22 local charities and voluntary organisations at a ceremony held at the Essex Record Office.Read More
5th May 2017
We were delighted to welcome 230 invited guests to this year's Spring Receptions held at Ingatestone Hall and Layer Marney Tower.Read More
24th April 2017
Community organisations in Dengie, Southminster and Burnham have another chance to apply for grants from the Middlewick Farm Community Benefit Fund.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 nearly £30 million of charitable funding directly into Essex, Southend and Thurrock making it a great place to live, work, learn and grow.
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 nearly 6,500 grants to support a variety of voluntary organisations and projects. To view some of these, click here.