Foundation grant supporting victims of modern slavery.

Foundation grant supporting victims of modern slavery.

On International Women’s Day Heart of England Community Foundation have already chosen to challenge thanks to the capital builds programme, Building Better Lives, which will soon see a 12-bed refuge and safe space built in the Black Country to protect victims of...
Donor Spotlight: Youell Family Fund.

Donor Spotlight: Youell Family Fund.

Alfred Youell MBE, ONZM was a patron of the Foundation between 2002 and 2012. A lifelong philanthropist, local builder and property developer, he contributed significantly to the growth of our Foundation during his life and remains one of our largest donors to date....
Muslim Charities Forum.

Muslim Charities Forum.

The Foundation are delighted to have partnered with the Muslim Charities Forum (MCF) in a bid to help Muslim charities in the West Midlands better connect with funding opportunities. Heart of England Community Foundation wants to be recognised as a fair and inclusive...
Our impact.

Our impact.

A message from our Chief Executive, Tina Costello:  Welcome to our report on how the Heart of England Community Foundation has responded to the impact of Covid-19 in our West Midlands communities over the initial first 6 months.   The unprecedented global...
Giving Back Project makes first awards.

Giving Back Project makes first awards.

Bullring & Grand Central has revealed the eight charities that have been awarded a grant through its Giving Back Project alongside the Heart of England Community Foundation. Launched in August, the Giving Back Project is a new scheme which will see Bullring &...