Birmingham Live.

We were delighted to team up with Heart of England Community Foundation as part of our
#BrumKind campaign. Their ambition to make grants available through the Coronavirus
Resilience Fund aligned with our desire to make a difference in our communities when they
needed help the most.


As an organisation we were among the first contributors, putting in funds from our company’s
charity into the emergency fund.


This was because the fund’s values were rooted in our own – to promote community spirit, the
sense of unity and shared desire to look after and shield our most vulnerable during a very
difficult time.


We continued to track the progress of initiatives throughout lockdown and beyond and could
see the huge difference it has made for thousands of people across Birmingham and the Black

Anna Jeys
Executive Editor, Birmingham Live