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Monthly Archives: April 2020

Coronavirus Support Fund helps Action Homeless

Action Homeless, which offers accommodation to people and families in housing crisis, is using a grant of £5,000 from the Community Foundation’s Coronavirus Support Fund to help those who have insecure or no housing. As one of the […]

£82,000 emergency funding distributed to 30 local charities

The Community Foundation has distributed £82,910 in emergency grants to local charities, voluntary and community organisations, groups to supporting people most in need during the Covid-19 pandemic. Going directly to 30 local organisations across our city and counties […]

Private donor backing for Coronavirus Support Fund

One of biggest and oldest private donor funds on the Community Foundation platform has made a substantial donation to the Leicestershire and Rutland Coronavirus Support Fund. This anonymous and generous fund has over the years made many important […]

Cambridge & Counties Bank adds to Local Emergency Fund

Cambridge & Counties Bank has added its help to the Leicestershire and Rutland Coronavirus Support Fund, for charitable groups helping local people most affected by the pandemic. This is an extra top up to the annual grants the […]

National Emergency Trust Coronavirus Appeal raises £20m

The National Emergency Trust Coronavirus Appeal has, since the 18th March, raised £20 million with £7.5 million from the appeal distributed to a network of 46 Community Foundations across the country. To date, Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation […]