Community Foundation for Northern Ireland

Coronavirus Community Fund

Joining the wave of generosity that the coronavirus is provoking from communities across Northern Ireland, we have set up a Coronavirus Community Fund in partnership with other funders
£1,302,970
raised
by 36 supporters
RCN 105105

Story

The fund will offer emergency funding to community organisations working to deliver support around emerging issues relating to the virus. We are aiming for a speedy turnaround with successful groups receiving funding within a week.

Older people (aged over 50)

Those at increased risk, particularly in relation to poor mental health and wellbeing

Vulnerable isolated people and families, particularly those living in rural areas, families where a parent/ both parents have lost their employment or where children are living in poverty

Children and young peoples projects, particularly focusing on the voice of young people and connecting through creative mediums.

About the charity

The Community Foundation is a local, independent charitable foundation, connecting people who care with causes that matter. We help communities in need, drive social change and change lives, through impactful grant-making, research, strategic partnerships and delivering innovative programmes.

Donation summary

Total raised
£1,302,969.19
+ £506.25 Gift Aid
Online donations
£2,969.19
Offline donations
£1,300,000.00
Direct donations
£2,969.19
Donations via fundraisers
£0.00

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