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We hope you are all well and coming to terms with the uncertainty of life, that in the last few months has become well…certain! We also hope, as the days turn cooler, that you have some good reasons to welcome...
We are proud to announce that as of the 8th October, DCF has distributed over £1, 000, 000 in Covid-related funding across Devon. The Devon Coronavirus Response & Recovery Fund – providing support to groups carrying out work in direct response to the Coronavirus outbreak. Core...
DCF are delighted to have been working in close collaboration with one of its fund holders over the past few weeks to launch a brand-new funding-raising event for its cause. The Chief Constable’s Foundation are just one of the funds...
What does community mean to you? Who are the important people in your community? Send us your favourite photograph and you could win up to £1000 to support your group or charity! If you know Devon Community Foundation...
The Devon Freemasons paid a visit to the DCF offices this week to conduct what would be their 7th annual cheque presentation, with a difference. Considering recent circumstances, we were lucky and privileged to meet with the four...
Coronavirus, a Personal Perspective  At the beginning of the lockdown people were saying that we were all in the same boat. This is clearly not the case. We may be all in the same storm but we are NOT...
One of our responsibilities as a funder is to ensure that everyone has a fair chance to access our funds if they are eligible to. We understand that there are some barriers that come with being an organisation for and...
A blog from DCF Intern, Tamsin Vigar During my short time as an intern with Devon Community Foundation, I have had the pleasure of chatting to a wide range of people about the different types of community work they have...
Welcome along all to this July edition of our e-news as the nation takes its first tentative steps towards,  to coin a well-used phrase, a ‘new normal’. We at DCF are no exception– we have starting thinking about how/when and...
Meet Tamsin Vigar, a recent intern with DCF. We asked Tamsin to help us pilot the use of telephone conversations in lieu of paper-based end-of-grant reporting forms for some of our grantholders. The Covid crisis meant she needed to do all her work remotely....
As things start to change out there we want to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has made life easier for somebody else over the last few months. Whether you have just reached out to a neighbour...
By Jo Moulton, Content Creator For the purposes of this article I tried to imagine the path I would take if I was suddenly to become homeless. Now, lets make no mistake, this really can happen to anybody. And there...
Devon Community Foundation will be joining a number of organisations hosting a series of webinars looking at our futures after coronavirus. The sessions, organised and run by Exeter Science Park will run online every Monday, Wednesday and Friday and although are...
One of Devon Community Foundations partner programmes – Positive People is delighted to have its services back up and running after a short period of disruption due to the coronavirus outbreak. The programme, that provides hope, skills and confidence-building for...
Well, never did we ever imagine that the next time we compiled our newsletter it would be under quite such extraordinary circumstances. Whether you are new to our read or have been with us for a while, we hope we...