The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation (registered charity number 1130878) is the official charity and community arm of YCCC. Using the power of cricket, the Foundation aims to make a lasting, positive impact on the lives of those living in Yorkshire.

Using our four key themes; Education, Health & Wellbeing, Heritage and Participation, we use the brand of Yorkshire Cricket to affect communities all over the county, regardless of age, religion or ability.

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Volunteer Hours

Across all our programmes in 2022, the wonderful people of Yorkshire collectively donated over 13,000 hours of their time supporting our programmes.


Meals for hungry children

Since 2021, our Crick-EAT programme has provided nearly 20,000 meals to children who would have otherwise gone without.

Our Core Themes

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To provide high quality learning and teaching opportunities as a means for providing a better future for our communities.

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Health and Wellbeing

Supporting people in Yorkshire’s communities to lead healthier, happier lives.

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To care for, manage, develop and promote Yorkshire CCC’s rich history and heritage, and to use this to support the Foundation’s and Yorkshire CCC’s objectives.

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Our vision is to connect, influence and provide opportunities for all, using the power of sport and physical activity to changes people’s lives.

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Latest in the Community

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Indoor Cricket taking place at Park Avenue Bradford

YCF Indoor Cricket round-up

Check out the round-up from the latest Indoor Cricket Leagues in Leeds and Bradford.

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The Yorkshire Cricket Board (YCB) Cricket Collective Awards 2023 recognised the hard work and dedication of volunteers across the region.

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Yorkshire Cricket hosts annual Diwali celebration at Headingley

The Yorkshire County Cricket Club Limited (YCCC) hosted its second Diwali celebration event at Headingley Stadium, on Friday 10 November, 2023.

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Support us

The Yorkshire Cricket Foundation rely on your generous donations to make our work a reality.

There are lots of exciting ways you can donate/fundraise for us, from taking part in a sponsored run, listing us as your charity of the year to organising your own event!

Whatever you do, we would like to say a big thank you. The work of the Foundation would not be possible without your support.

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