19 January 2019
16th January 2019
Thirteen local charities working with some of the most vulnerable women and girls in Essex have received a much-needed funding boost from the Tampon Tax Community Fund.Read More
10th January 2019
The Surviving Winter Appeal has re-launched to help people who struggle to stay warm and healthy at this time of the year.Read More
17th December 2018
We are delighted to share our latest annual review, grants supplement and financial statements with you.Read More
13th December 2018
A foodbank in Braintree hit by heartless thieves who made off with their van and equipment, has been rescued just before Christmas by a £12,000 grant.Read More
We are an independent charitable trust improving the quality of life of people in our community by investing and distributing funds on behalf of a wide range of donors.
Since 1996 our donors have distributed over £34 million of charitable funding directly into Essex, Southend and Thurrock.
As one of the UK’s leading, accredited community foundations we have the expertise and local knowledge to help individuals, families, companies and public agencies to support the local causes and charities close to their heart and close to home.