We believe in a positive life for all people in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, free from poverty and social isolation. To achieve this, we raise funds from individuals and businesses and distribute them to community and grassroots non-profit organisations who are changing people’s lives across the county

Our grant-making in 2022


awarded in grants

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"The difference it has made is between the people we support eating and not eating". Leigh Yates, Sparkle Academy


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Cornwall Community Foundation’s out of county supporters raise over £200,000 at celebratory event in London.
Posted on: March 20, 2023

The Foundation welcomed nearly 250 guests to a Gala Dinner at the Hurlingham Club, London. Hosted by best -selling author, TV presenter and Cornish resident, Fern Britton, the evening was an opportunity for people who love Cornwall but live and work elsewhere, to support communities in need in the county.


Their Majesties The King and The Queen Consort to mark their Coronation by recognising inspiring volunteers and communities and Community Big Lunch
Posted on: March 3, 2023

To mark the Coronation of Their Majesties, The Coronation Champions Awards, with the support of Her Majesty The Queen Consort, will celebrate and recognise inspiring volunteers who have made an exceptional difference in their communities.


Want to make a difference? – then join our team as Head of Programmes
Posted on: March 2, 2023

We have an exciting opportunity to join our enthusiastic team, as Head of Programmes, supporting communities in Cornwall. Click below for more information on the role and to download the application pack.