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.

Inspirational artist tackling mental health.

  A 19-year-old from the Black Country who struggles with her mental health is using her artistic talents to help young people recognise their emotions and inspire them to speak out about how they are feeling. Becky Lawley has created a series of postcards which...

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Quiz night raises £1,000.

The Foundation has been gifted with a £1,000 donation thanks to Poppleton & Appleby and Harrison Beale & Owen. Poppleton & Appleby,  a Midlands-based business recovery and insolvency firm, held a quiz night in April which was won by H B & O’s Coventry team, who ...

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Foundation appointed City of Culture partner.

A new fund has been launched to help individuals, social enterprises, community groups and artistic and cultural organisations prepare for Coventry’s year as UK City of Culture in 2021. The Coventry 2021 Fund has been launched by the Coventry City of Culture Trust in...

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Can you feel the heat?

Off Grid Energy trade association, The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS), together with Midlands-based heating oil distributors, AID Fuels, Nolan Oils and Midland Fuels Oils have been fundraising to help those in fuel poverty. Through the Foundation they have...

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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