Birmingham and Black Country Communities Fund grants are awarded from the earnings of a number of endowment funds, which are created from contributions by individuals, companies and trusts and managed by Heart of England Community Foundation.
The Fund aims to help people living in Birmingham and the Black Country who face some form of disadvantage or social exclusion.
The Foundation’s priorities this financial year are:
- Youth Opportunities – including skills development, raising employment aspirations, positive engagement with communities
- Health & wellbeing – including mental health, dementia, domestic abuse
- Building Stronger & Cohesive Communities – including tackling loneliness & isolate, support for migrants, developing community connection and integrating together
For more information about this fund read our Fund Factsheet.