High Sheriff’s Community Fund

Grants for charitable groups providing activities that benefit people and communities across Cumbria.

Money raised by The High Sheriff of Cumbria during their year in office

Who can apply?
• voluntary and community groups helping people facing disadvantage

Priority will be given to projects that:
• improve the lives of disadvantaged children and families
• improve life skills, education, employability and enterprise for disadvantaged people
• support vulnerable older people
• improve the health and wellbeing of people
• strengthen and support fragile communities

How much can you apply for?
Grants will normally be £1,000 over one year; however, there is no minimum or maximum award amount.

If you would like to know more about this fund please contact:
Annalee Holliday on 01900 825760 or email annalee@cumbriafoundation.org.