Essex Community Foundation
“The voluntary and community sector makes a significant contribution to the economy and society of Essex. The Thriving Third Sector Fund ensures that the sector remains innovative, strategic and forward thinking”
Cllr John Jowers, ECC

Thriving Third Sector Fund

ECF manages several funds on behalf of Essex County Council including the Thriving Third Sector Fund (TTSF).

All proposals will be reviewed by the TTSF Panel which includes experienced charity Chief Executives, an Essex County Council Cabinet Member and a Police representative.

The aim of the fund is to ensure the long-term, sustainable future of voluntary and community organisations in the administrative county of Essex (not Southend and Thurrock).

How to apply

To read the guidelines for this fund and to access the expression of interest form, please click hereFor information about the next deadline for expressions of interest to this fund, please call the grants team on 01245 356018.

We encourage all potential applications to call the ECF grants team on 01245 356018 to discuss your application idea, in advance of applying.