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How donations to our Covid-19 Community Response Fund are transforming support for the vulnerable

7th April 2020

Despite the current lockdown, the help offered by charities and voluntary organisations in Norfolk is needed more than ever. We’re delighted at the generosity of so many people and organisations...

Norfolk Community Foundation gives vital grant aid as Norfolk people step up to help neighbours in crisis

27th March 2020

Launched just a week ago, the Foundation’s Covid-19 Community Response Fund has received over 60 applications from local charities and grassroots community projects who together are forming a network of...

Covid-19 Community Response Fund

17th March 2020

Norfolk Community Foundation has established the Covid-19 Community Response Fund to support our local charities working hard on the ground to keep vulnerable people safe and well.

Innovative new programme helping ex-offenders in Norwich to turn their lives around

17th March 2020

An innovative new pilot programme working to improve the life chances of vulnerable ex-offenders in Norwich when they re-enter society is already having a big impact on local lives, with...

NCVO guidance: Your organisation and coronavirus

13th March 2020

The NCVO has published guidance for the voluntary sector on the steps organisations may need to take in light of the Covid-19 virus.

“I live on my own and am pleased you phoned.” How the Surviving Winter appeal is alleviating loneliness across Norfolk

6th March 2020

There are times in everyone’s life when we can feel lonely or isolated, and loneliness among older people can often be exacerbated during winter when the cold weather makes it...

Exciting new opportunities available for Thetford’s young people

28th February 2020

Local young people will benefit from much needed activities and opportunities through our community funding initiative, Thetford shines brighter.

BLAKE Summer Prom: raising funds for mental health support and suicide prevention in Norfolk

21st February 2020

BRIT Award winning vocal group BLAKE, in association with Norfolk Community Foundation and Yana, are delighted to announce a forthcoming Summer Prom in aid of The Rose Berney Memorial Fund,...

£500,000 of national funding awarded to benefit people in Norfolk

21st February 2020

We've been able to attract substantial national funding into Norfolk to benefit local people and communities.

“Without the fuel grant I dread to think what would have happened”

12th February 2020

How your donations to the Surviving Winter appeal are helping vulnerable people keep warm