Positive Difference Fund


Anglian Water operates at the heart of the community and its employees live locally too, so they’re committed to making this region a great place to live and work.

The Coronavirus pandemic has shown that community has never been more important, and that’s why Anglian Water has created The Anglian Water Positive Difference Fund. It will provide grants to support projects which have a positive impact on the people and communities they serve, allowing them to provide help and connecting people with the practical and essential support they need.

The second phase of the fund is open to constituted community organisations who are; meeting the ongoing needs created by the pandemic in the Anglian Water region. Funding aims to help communities to adaptrebuild and recover in 2021. It will provide community organisations with much needed funding to deal with the ongoing and latest issues present in the community, as a result of the continuing threat of coronavirus.

Grants of up to £10,000  will be considered.

Cambridgeshire Community Foundation (CCF) is leading on this programme and is working with Community Foundations across the Anglian Water Region (see map below showing CF partner areas).


This fund is open to voluntary and community organisations that are based in the area of benefit.  Applications close at 12 noon on Friday 5th February 2021.

Decisions will be made by the end of March and projects/initiatives can run until end of March 2022.

You can use the postcode checker to ensure you meet this criteria here all groups applying must have clear charitable aims & objectives.

Please read the guidance notes/criteria below, BEFORE applying:

The Guidance Notes for this fund are available by clicking this link: Anglian Water Positive Difference Fund Phase 2 (Criteria)