Our funding has
been supporting communities
since 1995.

See how a grant from
Heart of England can help your community grow.

We seek money from people who want to make an impact – we award it to community and voluntary groups who need it

2016-2017, A YEAR IN NUMBERS

£2,315,391

TOTAL AMOUNT WE AWARDED

1034

TOTAL NUMBER OF GRANTS

£1,750

AVERAGE GRANT AWARDED

Latest News.

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)...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Our work supported 240,000 people last year.

See how we work with community groups to help them flourish.

2016-2017, A YEAR IN NUMBERS

234,412

TOTAL NUMBER OF PEOPLE
WHO BENEFITED

£30

SMALLEST GRANT AWARDED

£75,000

LARGEST GRANT AWARDED

51

NUMBER OF FUNDS MANAGED

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Heart of England Community Foundation
c/o PSA Group, Torrington Avenue,
Tile Hill, Coventry, West Midlands, CV4 9AP

A registered charity in England and Wales number: 1117345
A company limited by guarantee in England and Wales number: 5999452