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Covid-19 Report

Find out what we did, what our supporters did, and what the groups we fund did to help communities through the pandemic.

Annual Review

Our most recent Annual Review is a testimony to all of the groups we fund and our wonderful donors – who have shown their strength and dedication throughout the pandemic. Inspired? Get involved and get in touch here

Annual reviews

Annual Review 2018 – 2019
Annual Review 2017 – 2018
Annual review 2016 – 2017

Vital Signs 

Vital Signs research 2018

Annual reports

Annual report and accounts 2019/2020
Annual report and accounts 2018/2019
Memorandum and Articles of Association

Grants Awarded
Grants Awarded in financial year 2017/2018
Grants Awarded in financial year 2016/2017

Miscellaneous forms, leaflets and directions to Community Foundation
Grant-making Policy
Whistleblowing Policy

Grant appeals process
Appeals process for grant applicants 

Our logo

CDCF General Logo

Training and events for groups

Durham Community Action

Help and support

Latest local restrictions for County Durham

Latest local restrictions for Darlington

Updated Guidance for Community Buildings September 2020

Open Data

County Durham Community Foundation is committed to transparency and we work with 360Giving to publish information about our grants.

Using the 360Giving data standard, our awarded grants to groups can be viewed as Excel spreadsheets: COVID-19 Emergency grants here

April 2019 and March 2020

April 2016 and March 2019 here

Between 1st April 2016 and 31st March 2019 we have also awarded 1,265 grants to individuals totalling £2,168,310. These grants range from small grants supporting individuals in hardship to grants supporting individuals into apprenticeships.

We believe that with better information, grant makers can be more effective and strategic decision makers. 360Giving provides support for grant makers to publish their grants data openly, to understand their data, and to use the data to create online tools that make grant making more effective. For more information, visit http://www.threesixtygiving.org/

This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. To view a copy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/. This means the data is freely accessible to anyone to be used and shared as they wish. The data must be attributed to County Durham Community Foundation.