23 April 2019
18th April 2019
The ‘Realising Ambition’ initiative has awarded a £2 million contract to Suffolk and Essex Community Foundations.Read More
15th April 2019
A double-decker “sleep bus” to help take homeless people off the streets, a chance for disadvantaged young people to take to the sea in sailing boats and an allotment project are among the initiatives receiving vital grants from the Mersea Homes Charitable Fund.Read More
10th April 2019
An organisation that supports young carers, a horticultural project for people with mental health issues and a youth club were among 20 local voluntary organisations to receive a grant at the Essex Fund Awards.Read More
9th April 2019
Architectural historian Dr James Bettley is rolling up his sleeves to take a hands-on approach as he becomes the new High Sheriff of Essex.Read More
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Since 1996 our donors have distributed over £34 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.