17th December 2013
AN exciting new fund is being launched with a £25,000 match-funding challenge to help and inspire people across Essex to take part in every kind of sport.Read More
4th December 2013
Blackwater Barracudas are celebrating after receiving £2,000 from Sport Relief.
The funding will provide swimming classes for people with disabilities and those recovering from accidents, strokes or major surgery.Read More
1st October 2013
ECF publishes its first Vital Signs report, which provides on the ground insight and analysis of life in Essex looking at areas of success and improvement as well as areas of concern.Read More
27th June 2013
Essex Community Foundation (ECF) is celebrating a major milestone in its history, having reached the £20 million mark in the distribution of grants to voluntary and community organisations across Essex, Southend and Thurrock.
ECF, an independent charitable trust launched in 1996, has paid tribute to the people of Essex for proving that philanthropy is not a thing of the past, and for being determined to support and sustain their communities.Read More