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.

Syria Fashion, coming to a city near you.

A Syrian family who fled their home country from civil war is now close to opening their own business in Wolverhampton thanks to the help of a refugee charity who received financial report from the Foundation's Community Matters programme. Ahmed and...

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Job club making a difference.

Walsall College (WACC) is part of the Foundation’s BBO Community Matters programme, the programme funded by the National Lottery Community Fund, aims to help people into employment in the Black Country. When Angela’s mother was placed in care, she found...

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Coventry kids bring the culture!

The stage was set in the Tin Music and Arts Centre, lodged in Coventry’s famous canal basin, Thursday 21 March saw Aptitude Youth Work host ‘The Mix Music Live’.Showcasing a heap of musical talent, and successfully switching genres, there was something for...

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I’d love to be able to go into mechanics.

When Simon Rée struck up a conversation with the Coventry Transport Museum his luck was in, they donated a car to the Bardsley Youth Project.Bardsley Youth Project were awarded £5,000 from the Jumping Through Hoops Youth Fund to run ‘The Car Project’.The...

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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