Small Charities Week

Small Charities Week

I was absolutely delighted when I was asked to join the West Midlands Combined Authority’s (WMCA) Social Economy Taskforce earlier this year and if that wasn’t exciting enough, I was humbled to learn that I had been nominated for the Institute of Directors (IOD)...
Teaming up with Keltruck.

Teaming up with Keltruck.

A commercial vehicle distributor has presented the Foundation with a £20,000 charity donation at its site in West Bromwich to help fund projects across the West Midlands that encourage young people to make a positive difference in their community. The money will go...
ICRD Launched.

ICRD Launched.

Last night, I had the pleasure of attending and presenting at The University of Wolverhampton’s official launch for the new Institute for Community Research and Development. The Institute, headed up by the impressive Professor Laura Caulfield, has already achieved so...
Capital grants programme opens.

Capital grants programme opens.

The Foundation has launched a major new capital grants programme to fund projects supporting vulnerable people across the West Midlands – and applicants are now invited to bid for up to £1.35 million. The Building Better Lives programme has launched following an...
Creative talents to benefit communities.

Creative talents to benefit communities.

Young people living in some of the most deprived areas of Coventry are set to be taught new skills to boost their employability and improve their local communities. Imagineer Productions is launching arts cafes in Wood End and Willenhall after receiving £5,000 from...