Welcome

The Foundation has been distributing funds to charities since 1964. Founded by Sir Charles Clore, the Foundation is now chaired by his daughter, Dame Vivien Duffield.



About the Foundation

About the Foundation


The Clore Duffield Foundation is a grant-making charity which supports charities and organisations across the United Kingdom. Click here

Grant Making

Grant Making


Funding is focused on cultural learning, the creation of learning spaces within arts and heritage organisations, leadership training, and enhancing Jewish life. Click here

Clore Learning Spaces

Clore Learning Spaces


The Foundation funds and supports Clore Learning Spaces within cultural organisations. For guidance and a list of Clore Learning Spaces   Click here

Clore Covid Response

Clore Covid Response


Dame Vivien Duffield announces £2.5 million to safeguard cultural learning at 66 organisations with Clore Learning Spaces. 30th September 2020 Click here

New Director

New Director


Dame Vivien Duffield welcomes Kate Bellamy as the new Director of the Foundation. 6th September 2021   Click here

Foundation Initiatives

Foundation Initiatives


The Foundation has created two leadership programmes – for the cultural and social sectors – and is the founding funder of JW3, London’s Jewish Community Centre. Click here

Reseach & Publications

Reseach & Publications


The Foundation has undertaken extensive research in a number of key areas including learning spaces, leadership and cultural learning. To access pdf versions of publications, Click here


Tel:     +44 (0)20 7351 6061
Fax:    +44 (0)20 7351 5308
Email: info@cloreduffield.org.uk

The Clore Duffield Foundation
Studio 3 Chelsea Manor Studios,
Flood Street, London SW3 5SR

Every effort has been made to seek permission for the use of images on this website, which include images from Space for Learning, 2015; from the Clore Performing Arts Awards publication, 2011; and from the Artworks Awards, 2000-2004. The Clore Duffield Foundation would like to thank all those who have kindly given permission for the use of images.