The South Yorkshire Community Foundation

Connecting people who care to causes that matter...

South Yorkshire Community Foundation aims to improve lives in our communities.

Wedo this through raising funds from businesses, philanthropists, trusts and statutory bodies and using them to meet the needs of local people facing economic hardship and other barriers to aspiration.

The future of vital community projects in South Yorkshire relies on the generosity of local people. Everyone can be a philanthropist through SYCF.

Find out how you can start making a difference now

2015 Training courses from SYFAB

South Yorkshire Funding Advice Bureau (SYFAB) provide information, advice and training on funding and fundraising to community and voluntary organisations. Our training is designed to help you gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to fulfil your fundraising aspirations.

This difference the Surviving Winter Appeal makes is extraordinary

South Yorkshire Community Foundation (SYCF) works alongside UK Community Foundations (UKCF) to raise and distribute funds for the  Surviving Winter appeal. 

The Take2 project website is now live!

The Take2 project website has now gone live, set up as an information hub for everything to do with the Take2 project. It includes information on who can get involved and how, as wellasregularnewsupdatesonhowtheprojectisgettingon.

Over 80,000 raised and counting for the Child Sexual Exploitation Fund!

South Yorkshire charities and community groups supporting survivors of child sexual exploitation can now apply for a share of 80,000 raised by an emergency fund.

The Surviving Appeal 2014 launches

We have now launched our Surviving Winter appeal. The annual campaign, which helps older and vulnerable people facing fuel and food poverty in the colder months has raised 25,000 over the last few years. Last year, the Office for National Statistics estimated that 30,000 more people in England and Wales died in the winter months, an increase of 29% on previous years.







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