News archive - 2015

KCF visits East Kent charities

16.12.2015

On 11th November, Kent Community Foundation marked Remembrance Day by sharing it with some of t...

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What does it feel like to be old and alone?

16.12.2015

At this festive time of year, many of us are struggling to fit all of our Christmas shopping and social...

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Celebrating three years of Kent Big Society Fund

08.10.2015

Kent Community Foundation (KCF) is celebrating the success of the first three years of Kent Big Society F...

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Kent Charity Awards - entries now open

20.07.2015

Entries are now open for the 2015/16 Kent Charity Awards.   Following the resounding success of las...

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KCF in Castle Farm's Lavender Fields

16.07.2015

Guests of Kent Community Foundation gathered together to celebrate the charity's recent successes and sha...

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The Overstone Fund at KCF makes a landmark donation to the Canterbury Cathedral Trust

30.06.2015

  Canterbury Cathedral, England’s largest cathedral and a place of global significance, is...

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Royal Engineers Museum hosts Medway 100 Giving Circle

18.06.2015

The Medway 100 Club, run by Kent Community Foundation, hosted a fantastic Giving Circle at the Royal Engi...

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Age Concern in Sandwich are having a royally good time

27.05.2015

The lovely Lydia and Natalie, of our Grants team, went along to Age Concern Sandwich last week to witness...

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Nominations now open for the Ward & Partners Annual Children's Awards 2015!

20.05.2015

We are thrilled to launch the 13th annual Children's Awards - an opportunity to celebrate the efforts and...

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Innovative Philanthropists celebrated at Beacon Awards 2015

23.04.2015

Rapper Plan B and Liverpool footballer Jamie Carragher were among 17 of the UK’s most innovative...

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An update on Surviving Winter

14.04.2015

Before we kiss the cold goodbye, we want to share a final update about the Surviving Winter Campaign for...

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Winners of the Kent Charity Awards

27.03.2015

At a glittering Gala Dinner in Rochester on Thursday 19th March, the winners of the first Kent Charity...

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High Sheriff of Kent's Awards 2015

23.03.2015

Individuals and voluntary groups from Canterbury, Herne Bay, Faversham, Northfleet, Ramsgate and Maidston...

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'Seeing is Believing' in Canterbury

02.03.2015

Recently we were delighted to head to Canterbury to see some compelling community projects in action. Wel...

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Dame Helen Mirren supports Surviving Winter Appeal

05.02.2015

The Surviving Winter Appeal has run nationally through Community Foundations across the UK Community Foun...

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Celebrating the new Deputy Lieutenants of Kent

02.02.2015

Five new Deputy Lieutenants of Kent have been appointed, each of them honoured for their positive contrib...

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