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We are a philanthropic charity established to inspire local giving for local needs. We work with voluntary groups providing vital services to local disadvantaged people, as well as donors who want to give to causes they care about.

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We support local charities, community and voluntary groups in Surrey whose work benefits our communities.

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We are part of a national network of 46 Community Foundations, one of the fastest growing philanthropic movements in the U.K.

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We support local charities, community and voluntary groups in Surrey whose work benefits our communities.

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We operate an efficient grant process in order to make your application with us as simple as possible. Our dedicated and friendly Grants Officers are on hand to help you with your application at any stage.

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We support local charities, community and voluntary groups in Surrey whose work benefits our communities.

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We enable donors to make meaningful connections with Surrey charities in need, providing the donor the opportunity to support causes that they are passionate about, which has a positive impact on the local community.

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Transforming local communities with the power of philanthropy

Surrey is one of the largest counties in Britain with a population of over a million people. While it is a largely affluent county, this apparent prosperity masks pockets of high deprivation which can often be neglected and lead to some marked inequalities.

The Community Foundation for Surrey is a philanthropic charity established to inspire local giving for local needs. We work with donors who want to give something back to their local communities and voluntary groups providing vital services for local people and disadvantaged individuals.

Latest news and events


#iwill Awards

The Community Foundation for Surrey is delighted to announce the recent grant awards from the #iwill Youth Social Action Fund, READ MORE

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Epsom & Ewell Community Fund: become a Panel member

Do you want to make a positive difference to life in Epsom & Ewell? If so, why not join the READ MORE

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Supporting mental health of children and young people with our new Surrey Mental Health Fund

Announcing the launch of the Surrey Mental Health Fund in response to growing mental health issues among children and young READ MORE

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Uncover Surrey


While Surrey is a largely affluent county, this apparent prosperity masks pockets of high deprivation.

Our report, Surrey Uncovered, pinpoints these inequalities to guide funders and philanthropists on future areas of support. It reveals the reality of living in Surrey for those that are struggling and need help.

30,000

carers are over the age of 65

It is estimated that

24,000

girls and women in Surrey aged 16-59 have been the victim of domestic abuse

22,640

children live in poverty in Surrey

of looked after children obtain 5+ GCSE A-C grades

Latest case studies


Giving struggling children a change of scene

Change of Scene provides a place of tranquillity and positive experiences for children from educationally, economically and socially disadvantaged backgrounds who READ MORE

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Mane Chance Sanctuary

I recently had the pleasure of visiting one of the inspiring Surrey charities that we support – Mane Chance Sanctuary. READ MORE

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Keeping young people fit and healthy with Total Football

We awarded a grant of £5,300 to Mole Valley charity, Leatherhead Youth Project. This grant funded their ‘Total Football’ programme, a READ MORE

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