Neil Davidson hosted a charity golf day at West End Golf Club in Halifax and raised £12,000 for his Community CPR Fund. Over 30 teams took part in the event which had a shotgun start in the morning and in the afternoon, and the overall winner won a Four Ball at Royal Lytham St Anne’s … Continue reading Charity Golf Day Raises £12,000 for Community CPR Fund
Halifax Minster will be blooming during the extended weekend celebrations, bringing to you a series of musical celebration events for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. From Thursday the 2nd of June to Monday 6th of June there will be stunning floral art installations, flower arranging demonstrations and live music events, closing with the Jubilee Civic Service … Continue reading Flower and Music Festival at Halifax Minster for Platinum Jubilee
There is a lot happening at CFFC, we are welcoming new donors, we are giving out lots of grants, and we are recruiting. We've been busy building on our existing Committees and supporters and are back out there in the community connecting people. It's great to be feeling a sense of getting back to 'normal' … Continue reading Keep up to date with what is happening at CFFC
BBC Radio 2 Presenter Scott Mills gave a shout out and thanked local fundraiser Christine Gow who made over 250 cream teas for friends and family raising over £3,500 for children's charity Mothershare. [excerpt] This year Christine decided to raise money for Mothershare who provide vulnerable children and families in Calderdale with things they need … Continue reading Local fundraising can get national coverage!
Welcome to our first survey - tell us what you want! Our aim is to provide the over 50 population of Calderdale and their families and friends with information and advice to make their lives easier and now we'd like to hear what you think of our website and our newsletters.We'd also like to hear … Continue reading Calderdale Forum 50 Plus service survey
The Community Foundation for Calderdale have strengthened their Board by announcing Nigel Cliffe and Preet Sandhu as Trustees. Steve Duncan, CEO of CFFC added, “We are keen to attract people with different skills sets and experiences to make our organisation as knowledgeable and in a position to grow and reflect the needs of our community . Having … Continue reading Meet the new Trustees of the CFFC Board
On Tuesday 1st February at approximately 7.45pm the Fire Service was called to a fire at Ash Green Community Primary School on Clough Lane Mixenden. At the height of the fire fifty fire fighters were deployed and managed to bring the fire under control a few hours later. In the aftermath of the fire part … Continue reading CFFC Ash Green School Appeal Fund