Grants awarded via our Community Fund 2020
The Saffron Community Fund had an impressive total of £13,600 to award to worthy charities this year.
At Saffron we have an endowment fund with Essex Community Foundation (ECF) Registered Charity Number 1052061. The fund is invested to maximise resources for grant giving now and in the future.
Our 2020 Community Fund grants
£3000 to YOPEY Befriender
To help towards the running of a new Colchester intergenerational dementia befriender project.
£3400 to Halstead Day Centre
To go towards activities and costs of a centre providing social care for the elderly in the Braintree District.
£2700 to Colchester Cap Debt Centre
For an additional administrator to support with increased referrals to this charity helping to relieve debt in Colchester.
“Saffron Community Fund is just one of the ways we support our communities. We are committed to making a sustainable difference.”
- Claire Hunnable, Community Business Partner
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