Essex Community Foundation

Provide Foundation

Provide is an Essex-based social enterprise that provides a broad range of community health services in the county. 

The Provide Foundation, managed by ECF, recognises and supports voluntary and community organisations whose work complements their own. 

Who can apply?

Voluntary and community organisations, registered charities and social enterprises working in Essex, Southend and Thurrock. 

What will it support?

Grants of up to £5,000 are available to improve and increase access to community health projects and services run by voluntary and community organisations.

Applicants must demonstrate how their project or activity meets one of the following areas of work:

How to apply

For the criteria and specific application form, click here. The deadline to apply is Wednesday 2 October 2019.

ECF will assess all grant applications and present these to the Provide Judging Panel for decisions in December 2019.

NOTE: ECF will be holding a Phone-In Funding Surgery on 6 September 2019 to speak with organisations who may wish to apply.  To take part, please call between 10am and 12noon on 01245 356018. There is no need to book a slot in advance.