News archive - 2016

Medway Charities gain backing from local businesses


The Medway 100 Club, run by Kent Community Foundation, hosted a fantastic funding event at Kreston Reeves...

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Supporting Elderly and Vulnerable Adults


Once again we are inviting people to recycle their Winter Fuel Payment to help those elderly and vulnerab...

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Guests see the value & vitality of local charities in Swale


Last week, KCF hosted a ‘Seeing is Believing’ visit with the High Sheriff of Kent, Kathrin Sm...

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New Chief Executive for Kent Community Foundation


Kent Community Foundation is delighted to announce the appointment of Josephine McCartney as its new Chie...

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Mid Kent charities welcome KCF visitors


We were recently delighted to host a group of KCF guests for a visit to some wonderful community projects...

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New Fund to Support Kent Charities and Community Groups


The Raymond and Blanche Lawson Charitable Trust has donated £5,000,000 to Kent Community Foundation...

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‘Remember a Charity in your Will’ Week


This week is 'Remember a Charity Week', a great opportunity to think about leaving a lasting legacy for...

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Goodbye to our CEO, Carol Lynch


A message from Carol After six wonderful years at Kent Community Foundation, I am very sad indeed to let...

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Celebrating 15 years of KCF in glorious Allington Castle


Guests of Kent Community Foundation gathered together to celebrate the charity’s recent successes a...

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East Kent charities bring sunshine to a rainy day


This month we were delighted to host a group of Fund-holders and KCF supporters for a visit to some fanta...

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It's time for the Ward and Partners Children's Awards again!


The Ward and Partners Children's Awards are back for 2016!   You have until 10th July to n...

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Celebrating the High Sheriff Awards 2016


Friends of Kent Community Foundation and guests of the High Sheriff, William Alexander, gathered at Maids...

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Port of Dover Community Fund visits The Big Reveal


Two hundred Dover school children came together in Dover Town Hall recently to sing their hearts out. The...

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Almost £100,000 awarded to Dover community groups


Last week, the panel members of the Port of Dover Community Fund met once again to award grants to some o...

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