Bringing together people who want to help Cornish communities with projects that make a real difference

In 2018, our 15th anniversary year,


was awarded in grants to Cornish communities


local community projects received funding to support their work


new grant programmes were launched

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Budock Vean joins CCF Business Club and launches a guest donation programme
Posted on: February 18, 2019

We are delighted to welcome Budock Vean as members of the CCF Business Club. In addition to their annual contribution to the Business Club, the hotel invites their guests donate a voluntary £1.00 on their bills on behalf of the CCF – although in very many cases they’re opting to donate much more than that.


House Party at Watergate Bay raises £23,000 for local communities
Posted on: February 11, 2019

The House Party at Watergate Bay Hotel on 19 January was a huge success. The black tie event was generously hosted by Will and Pix Ashworth of Watergate Bay Hotel and raised more than £23,000 for CCF. Emma Mantle, Trustee of the CCF and Chair of the CCF Events Committee who organised the event, thanks the many people whose generosity made the evening possible.


Young Carers’ Awareness Day – a reminder of the vital role played by Cornwall’s young carers
Posted on: January 31, 2019

An army of 3,900 young people in Cornwall care for family members. Young Carers Awareness Day is designed to increase the profile of the vital role they play. The Duke of Cornwall's Benevolent Fund supports activities for young carers such as respite care, accommodation, learning breaks, hobbies or equipment. Important help to a group of young people in need of more recognition.