Apply for a Grant

County Durham Community Foundation is a local grant-making foundation that awards grants from the many funds established by our donors to try to make a lasting difference in our communities. We do this by matching your application wherever we can to the most appropriate fund available at the time.

We provide grants for groups, individuals and families in need, and have specifically themed programmes that tackle disadvantage as well as creating new opportunities.

Before you submit your application, we recommend that you read our general grant criteria to make sure that your application meets the aims of our donor funds. If you are still unsure or have any questions, then please speak to a member of our Grants Team on 0191 378 6340.

General Grant Criteria – Important information to read before you apply.

FAQS