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


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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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NHS Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Integrated Care Board launch new Mental Health & Wellbeing Programme with the Foundation
Posted on: January 11, 2023

We have been allocated £300,000 from the NHS Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Integrated Care Board, to support community groups and organisations through a new ICB Mental Health & Wellbeing Programme. We are welcoming applications from organisations providing and promoting new initiatives to develop the emotional health and mental wellbeing of children and young people up to 25 years old across Cornwall.


Invaluable research measures Vital Signs of Cornwall
Posted on: December 13, 2022

We have once again carried out our Vital Signs research and published a report on the findings. Vital Signs is a detailed analysis of a wide range of social measures across Cornwall that we commission every few years in order to direct the grant-giving where it is needed most.


We’re hiring! We have an exciting opportunity at the Foundation
Posted on: December 13, 2022

If you are enthusiastic to use your skills and knowledge to make a real difference for communities in Cornwall, then we have an exciting opportunity to join the Foundation and be at the heart of Cornwall. We are inviting applications to join our team as Marketing Officer as we continue to increase our impact for people in need in Cornwall.