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10 February 2014

Esmée Fairbairn North East Fund is now open for applications

The third round of the Esmée Fairbairn North East Fund is open for applications from between 10 February and Thursday 3rd April 2014.

07 February 2014

Funding Surgery

Funding of up to £5,000 for voluntary and community groups based in Teesdale

04 February 2014

New Wind Farm funding available

EDF Energy Renewables Boundary Lane Wind Farm Community Benefits Fund is now open for applications.

08 January 2014

Sports therapy boost for County Durham Stroke Club

County Durham Stroke Club recently received a donation of £800 from Four Seasons Health Care, who hold a long standing fund with us.

08 January 2014

Jubilee Fields Community Association Winter Luncheon Club benefits from the Surviving Winter campaign

Jubilee Fields Community Association celebrated their winter luncheon club with residents of the community, using funding from Surviving Winter.

06 December 2013

Senior citizens receive support from Four Seasons Health Care

Barrington Bites luncheon club in St John’s Chapel received a donation of £600 from Four Seasons Health Care.

26 August 2013

NHS Health Improvement Fund opened......

The NHS Health Improvement Fund managed by County Durham Community Foundation (CDCF) is now accepting applications.

29 July 2013

Learning Working Earning helps over 100 apprentices into work

Over 100 apprentices are in work after they received a grant from the Learning Working Earning initiative.

10 July 2013

ESF Evaluation Invitation to Tender

CDCF is inviting qualified individuals/organisations to submit proposals to carry out the Programme Evaluation of the ESF Community Grants Programme.

16 May 2013

Women's Spring Lunch 2013

County Durham Community Foundation raised over £2,000 as they hosted their biggest ever ‘Women’s Spring Lunch’ last week.