Testimonials linked to Patrons

“I have found OCF excellent to work with, your funding process is well thought out, easy to navigate and supportive throughout the process, much easier than others.”

Steph JankovicCutteslowe Community Centre

“Thank you for this funding opportunity. Your team is always extremely helpful, understanding and professional in any dealings we have with you.”

Katharine BarberHome-Start Oxford

“The wellbeing of OCF is fundamental to the wellbeing of the charitable sector in Oxfordshire. This is why I would like Jane’s legacy to support OCF as a Patron.”

Jimmy GordonWidower of longstanding donor Jane Wates

“I am delighted that via our fund with OCF we can join together with other donors to support causes we are all passionate about. It means we can do more good by working as a collective.”

Tracy Norris-EvansRWK Goodman

“OCF has been a key partner in delivering efficient, effective and independent rounds of community funding. Their evidence-based approach and broad reach into the community sector has helped us deliver support across Oxfordshire’s communities in a way that is transparent as well as fast.”

Robin RogersProgramme Director (Partnerships and Delivery), Oxfordshire County Council

“OCF’s knowledge and resources drive real change. They unlock the power of community, allowing people to feel more connected to those around them, and for all who live in Oxfordshire to have better lives.”

Amanda PonsonbyHigh Sheriff of Oxfordshire 2020-2021

“Working with OCF is the simple way to give to the themes I care about the most. I would never have known about many of the causes I’ve helped without them. They are doing vital work and they need our support.”

Jane Mactaggart
Jane MactaggartDonor