Cedar Trust Community Fund

*Currently closed for applications*


The Cedar Trust aims to distribute c. £15,000 annually to charitable, community and voluntary groups based in the Norfolk districts of Norwich, Broadland and North Norfolk. 

Priority is given to groups that: 

  • Are largely volunteer led
  • Are working to improve their community

Small grants up to a maximum of £5,000 will be available annually. Three-year funding may be considered where appropriate. 

The Cedar Trust aims to support a wide range of projects to include work benefitting and involving young people and the elderly, as well as projects that tackle issues of rural isolation.

When to apply
Grants are normally made in one annual funding round – the deadline will be listed here when the Fund is open for applications.

How to apply
Norfolk Community Foundation has launched a new way to apply online, which enables applicants to complete more of the process entirely online if they wish.  If you have any problems at all using the new system please contact the Grants Team for support. 

If you are using an old version of eg. Internet Explorer you may find it helpful to download a copy of Google Chrome to ensure you have the best experience – this browser is free to download here http://www.google.com/chrome/  

Making an online application:

Step 1 – Download the Independent Reference Form and pass to the person you have chosen to act as a referee for this application

Independent Reference Form

Step 2 – Complete the online application form by clicking on the link below.  The new form enables you to upload various pieces of supporting information to complete your application. You can still send some or all of your supporting information separately by email or by post if you wish.

Step 3 – Ensure that Norfolk Community Foundation receives your online form, all supporting information and the Independent Reference Form by the deadline date.

Click here to begin an online application

For Fund enquiries please contact Jenny Bevan, Grants Manager by email jennybevan@norfolkfoundation.com or tel 01603 623958



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