The Community Foundation Wakefield District is an independent charity, set up in 2007, to support people across Wakefield District.
Through the funds raised via their Community Give Box, the donations they redistribute and their grants, they:
Their mission is to inspire local giving, support communities and change lives.
West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service (WYCAS) supports organisations to manage their finances more effectively and efficiently.
Their specialist and highly knowledgeable team offer you training, support and tailored services to help you to better manage your finances and meet the various regulatory requirements allowing you to focus on delivering your services.
Unique in West Yorkshire, WYCAS has been operating since 2000. In that time, they've built up an excellent track record for providing financial management training and accounting services, particularly within the VCSE sector.
Young Lives Consortium is a membership organisation of Voluntary Community Sector groups working with children and young people aged 0-25 years across the Wakefield District.
They support members to assist children and young people in the Wakefield District to develop key skills and competences, to be resilient and meet their full potential.
They aim to represent, support and strengthen VCSE organisations providing services for children, young people, and families by administering a range of services including timely and up to date information, advocacy and representation, expertise, skills share, training, and much more.
Prosper, previously Wakefield and District Health and Community Support, has been supporting communities across Wakefield District for over 200 years and are the largest independent grant maker in the district.
Driven by a founding vision of investing in community health and wellbeing, they remain one of very few independent grant-making organisations in the area, committed to improving people’s lives by tackling the causes of poverty by working with and supporting the VCSE sector to deliver vital services.