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The Community Foundation for Calderdale has been working in Calderdale for 25 years, raising and distributing money to charities, community groups and individuals in crisis.

The Community Foundation for Calderdale improves lives and unites the people of Calderdale through philanthropy. Thanks to our donors and the funds they have established, we are able to work to strengthen communities across the borough.

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Flood Fund

We can help with: white goods, carpets, flooring, furniture and financial support.  Apply today.


To donate to the Calderdale Flood Fund please click here. DONATE

Thank you to everyone who donated to our Flood Appeal, we have raised a massive £3.1m.

"The staff at Ashlands Veterinary Center have donated their Secret Santa monies in aid of your appeal. We hope this helps a little. Donated £130"

− Yvonne Howard

"I am a regular walker in Calderdale and love the area. Donated £25"

− david phipps

More donations collected from out Spinathon a couple of weeks ago Donated £115"

− HT Fitness

"Best wishes from St Luke's church, Cleckheaton. Donated £91

− Brunel James

"Many thanks to all my friends who kindly contributed to this flood collection requested instead of gifts at my recent 40th birthday.

− Sophie Craven

"Charity Raffle at the Halifax Harriers Annual Quiz. £112

− Christopher Kirkbride

"Your community spirit is amazing, it will pull you through! Donated £10"

− Jackie Richardson

"So sorry to see so much damage and misery in my beautiful valley. This is a fantastic way for me to show some real support. Donated £50"

− Edwina Veitch-Clark

"Some raised at Mountain Wild, Crown St, HB, by sale of OMM branded women's fleeces donated by our supplier ARK Consultants Ltd, Lancs. Donated £1027"

− Sue Nixon

"Hope my donation helps in some small way - regards Gertrude Price aged 96. Donated £25"

− Gertrude Price

"Happy memories of visits to beautiful countryside as grandparents lived there. God bless to you all. Donated £100"

− Donna Snowden

"Raised by Rishworth and Heathfield Schools in support our local community. Donated £599 "

− Vicky Wheeler

"Please accept this Donation from the Bradford Institute for Health Research, Bradford Teaching Hospitals, BRI Donated £54"

− Sadia Khaliq

"We performed an old English folktale, The Plough Play, on Plough Monday,to locals in Tollerton, Nottingham to raise funds for flood victims donated £62"

− Karen Ballinger

"Thank you to everyone who supported our Spinathon to help raise money & a HUGE thanks you to Jonathan Whitworth and Dsales for matching it! Donated £2200"

− HT Fitness

"Instead of birthday presents, I asked friends and family for a donation towards the flood appeal. Good luck x Donated £140"

− lynne shepherd

Vital Signs 2015

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£3.1m raised for people affected by the flood on Boxing Day.

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