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24 July 2015

Safely off the streets this summer

This month we awarded £149,983 from the Police Crime Commissioner Fund to 21 different projects throughout County Durham and Darlington.

Safely off the streets this summer.

29 June 2015

CDCF Dedication Service at Durham Cathedral

On Monday 29th June CDCF celebrated 20 years of charitable giving in Durham Cathedral.

Welcome from Michael Sadgrove, Dean of Durham

24 April 2015

Residents at High Shincliffe celebrate the creation of a new-look playground

A grant of £5,000 has been donated to Shincliffe Community Association.

High Shincliffe Playground

01 April 2015

New Reedham Children's Trust Fund Launched

Grants available up to £10,000 for groups in County Durham & Darlington.

Reedham Children\'s Trust

27 March 2015

New Community Safety Fund

Grants available between £500 and £20,000 for groups in Durham & Darlington to access Community Safety Fund.

18 March 2015

£25,000 awarded to Foundation for Jobs

We have recently awarded Foundation for Jobs significant funding of £25,000 towards the Foundation for Jobs project which aims to tackle worklessness.

Foundation for Jobs

06 March 2015

1st Newfield Scout Group receive £5,000

A grant of £5,000 has been awarded to 1st Newfield Scout Group to provide support towards running costs and equipment for field trips and activities.

27 February 2015

County Durham Community Foundation and Sported join forces to help Skerne Park ‘high kick’ to success

Skerne Park Youth and Community Centre has been awarded £2,000 to get its High Kick programme off the ground.

06 February 2015

Youngsters launch 20th anniversary of CDCF

A year of celebration is launched today (Friday February 6 2015) as we reach our 20th anniversary of distributing millions of pounds to good causes.

20th Anniversary Launch

05 February 2015

£1.5m awarded to four Community Foundations

The region will benefit from a £1.5m special award from the Northern Rock Foundation as part of its final programme of work in 2015.