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Local Grants & Support

Hertfordshire Community Foundation Provides a range of grants to support the county's community and voluntary groups.
The Hertfordshire Education Foundation A small registered charity supporting young people who live in Hertfordshire with grants, scholarships and funds to help young people with their education.
Hertfordshire Gardens Trust Information sheets are available for schools and give advice which will help you to garden in different environments.
Hertfordshire Library Resources A huge range of resources that families can access for free on-line from home using their Hertfordshire library card.
Hertfordshire Museum Resources Museums in Hertfordshire have all kinds of learning experiences for classes. They also offer school loan boxes, which bring the museum to the classroom.
Hertfordshire Music Service Students living in and attending school in Hertfordshire may be able to receive financial support for instrumental or vocal lessons with Hertfordshire Music Service (HMS).
Hertfordshire Music Service online resources A list of useful online resources to use whilst teaching remotely.
Herts Sports Partnership The Herts Sport Partnership produces a regular newsletter which contains information on the latest funding streams.
Just Talk Campaign Tackling stigma, and making mental health relevant for teenage boys. 
The Morrisons Foundation The Morrisons Foundation awards grant funding for charity projects which make a positive difference in local communities.
North Hertfordshire District Council Latest community grants and funding.  

Sir Robert McAlpine - Strong Foundations Grant 2021

Supporting grassroot initiatives across the UK. You can apply for a share of a £25,000 fund per region as well as access to a volunteer workforce for projects that address local needs. The Strong Foundations Grant will again be available for those that need funding or support for new ideas or existing projects, with an aim to drive positive change in the local community (30th June-4th August 2021).

Sustainable Schools A one-stop shop for St Albans District schools seeking help to reduce their environmental impact and teach children about the climate emergency.
WasteAware Recycling resources for schools - download resource packs, find fun activities to complete in the classroom, or arrange a visit from a waste education officer.
Watford & Three Rivers Trust Provides vital funding in order to enable the local community to thrive.
Watford Community Housing Fund If you have a community project, or if you want to get involved, this fund can provide support.
Shop at WHSmith between 1 June and 30 September 2021 and your school will receive 10% of all eligible purchases* in the form of digital vouchers. To take part, sign up by 30 July 2021. (*Books and stationery items.)

National retailers' local branches

National retailers can also assist local schools. Please reach out to your local branches for the following retailers: 

The Asda FoundationCo-op (Local Community Fund)Waitrose (Community Matters)Tesco Community Grants (previously Bags of Help)The WHSmith Trust (Community Grants)

The National Lottery Community Fund

The National Lottery Community Fund distributes over £600m a year to communities across the UK.

Review successful grant awards from your local area(s), below:

Broxbourne, Dacorum, East Hertfordshire, Hertsmere, North Hertfordshire, St Albans, Stevenage, Three Rivers, Watford, Welwyn Hatfield

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Kids' Activities

We have teamed up with Club Hub to help parents find kids activities and clubs in your area.  

Below you will find links to a directory of local suppliers and your regional Facebook group.

Find Local Event and Fundraising Suppliers