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There is war in my country.

Walking into Wolverhampton’s bustling Refugee and Migrant Centre we help a young woman up the stairs who’s struggling with a toddler and his pram.Greeted by Steven Bayliss, Project Co-ordinator, we’re given a tour of the giant workspace:“If there aren’t...

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There is war in my country.

Inner-city kids experience the outdoors.

Over 40 children from inner-city Nottingham got to experience outdoor learning for the first time thanks to a donation of £4,378 from The Wesleyan Foundation. Wild Things Ecological Education Collective is a Nottinghamshire organisation that provides...

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Inner-city kids experience the outdoors.

Fugue in a Minor Key to hit Coventry.

A one-man play set in Coventry is taking place in the city after a local playwright received funding support.Richard Walls, who grew up in Coventry and went to Bishop Ullathorne School, has been writing and theatre-making for nearly a decade after...

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Fugue in a Minor Key to hit Coventry.

Supporting Student Solicitors

A Scottish charity that supports young aspiring solicitors from disadvantaged backgrounds is changing lives thanks to financial support from The Wesleyan Foundation and the Heart of England Community Foundation. One year on from receiving a £6,000 grant from The...

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Supporting Student Solicitors

What a pleasure.

What a pleasure it was for Martin and me to join friends at a Reception to celebrate the work of Heart of England Community Foundation. The Mailbox is always a great venue.   We were welcomed by John Crabtree Lord Lieutenant of the West Midlands and President....

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What a pleasure.

They’ve all got their own challenges to overcome.

Andy steps up from the table and starts dishing out sheets of paper: “I just thought these might help!” But he isn’t running the session, he’s a service user and that’s the beauty of this group. Through the Foundation’s Community Matters programme WEA are able to...

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They’ve all got their own challenges to overcome.

#DoMoreLocal

We had a blast hosting our celebratory evening at Birmingham’s Mailbox.  It was especially great to see so many passionate and influential people who really care about the communities where we live, work and play! If you couldn’t attend, the event...

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#DoMoreLocal