Community Foundation For Wakefield District

Community Foundation For Wakefield District

Charity information

Community Foundation For Wakefield District

The Foundation raises and distributes funds to support key needs within communities across the Wakefield District. This includes setting up specific funds as well as acting as the agent for national funds such as Comic Relief and Youth Social Action (i*Will).

Founded 2008

  • Mission statement

    To continue to develop the Foundation as a means of bringing donors and communities together, in order to generate new income that will build capacity, promote independence and create fresh opportunities.

  • Aims

    Community Foundation For Wakefield District aims to:

    • Raise funds to support those in need across the whole of the Wakefield Metropolitan District.
    • Continue to develop our role as the first port of call for those looking to invest in their community and work with them to identify the best ways of delivering on this agenda.
    • Build relationships with local, regional and national professional advisers to maximise our profile and encourage then to advise their clients to invest in local communities.
  • Overview

    Established: April 2008

    Registered Charity Number: 1121884

    Board members: 6

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 4

    Phone number: 01924 239 181

    Address: PO Box 695, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 9NW

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  • Fuel Poverty

    The Foundation is raising funds to support 800 families facing fuel poverty. Winter is whe... More