Current Grants

Tampon Tax Fund

Tampon Tax Fund Round II (2019)

The Tampon Tax Community Fund aims to support women who are most marginalised to overcome barriers that prevent them from fulfilling their potential. The women that will benefit from this initiative will have had little/no access to support or previous…

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Fuel Poverty Campaign

Be part of: Bringing warmth to local homes

The aim is to bring warmth to 800 families and elderly people who are facing fuel poverty in the winter months.

This year’s challenge is to raise £20,000 match funding to be able to reach those in ever increasing need With you help we will…

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Women’s Fund

Be part of: A positive future for women

The fund will be there to support community groups to help vulnerable women and girls by addressing ongoing concerns, which adversely impacts on all areas of their lives.

The foundation is already on course to reach our first year target of…

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Elderly Person's Social Isolation Fund

Be part of: Support for our elders

The Community Foundation is planning to programme a series of events and activities, which will engage older people in local communities across the Wakefield District. It will be an opportunity for them to recall their own personal stories of living…

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Youth Social Action #iWill

Be part of: Developing our young people

The programme funded 17 youth led, community programmes which, with funding, we are hoping to repeat in autumn 2019.

The programme will build confidence and develop leadership skills by engaging hundreds of young people in a range of projects…

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