The Somerset Fund

The Somerset Fund offers a simpler and more effective way for businesses to give locally that could increase the value of a donation by at least 80% for local communities and your business. You can choose to give to good causes throughout Somerset or focus your giving in one of our five districts (Mendip, Sedgemoor, South Somerset, Taunton Deane, West Somerset). 

The Somerset Fund may be for you if: 

Why give through The Somerset Fund?

Many businesses choose to support good causes because it feels like ‘the right thing to do’. However, corporate giving is often either ad hoc and unstructured or delivered through a ‘Charity of the Year’ process, which takes time and resources away from your business.

By giving to The Somerset Fund you will:

Who will benefit from The Somerset Fund?

The Somerset Fund will support people of all ages in need of a helping hand by investing in a range of causes, including:

The Somerset Fund is managed by Somerset Community Foundation. To find out more about the types of organisations SCF have previously funded, click here.

How will my business benefit?

The Somerset Fund will help you benefit more from your charitable giving:

How do I get involved?

To find out more please contact Justin Sargent at Somerset Community Foundation
on 01749 344949 or 07766 743495, or email

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