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.

Revitalising Trusts to support local communities 

Local charities make up the lifeblood of our communities and make a difference to millions of people on a daily basis. The Revitalising Trusts initiative, announced in the Government’s Civil Society strategy, will provide a huge boost to local charities by enabling us...

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The best birthday BBQ ever!

As Chief Executive of the Heart of England Community Foundation it’s important for me to see the impact of the work we do and meet some of the fabulous local organisations we support. And that opportunity certainly arose when I was asked to volunteer at...

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Partnership with Drayton Manor benefiting family projects.

Visitors to Staffordshire based theme park, Drayton Manor Park, have raised an incredible £17,000 for the Drayton Manor Park Foundation since launching in 2016 to help those from a disadvantaged background in the local community. The vital funds, raised through online...

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Coventry University to lead new research for Foundation.

In September 2018, a research team from Coventry University, led by Dr. Michael Whelan within the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, will lead a new research report commissioned by the Community Foundation. The report, which will present the key challenges faced by...

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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