Dormant trust revitalised.

Dormant trust revitalised.

Sandwell Council has entrusted the Foundation to award grants on its behalf – launching the ‘Sandwell Community Grants’ fund. The first grants, taken from the council’s previously dormant assets, have now been issued to charities and volunteer-led projects in the...
It’s a gem in this area.

It’s a gem in this area.

Summerfield Stables, nestled alongside Yardley Wood train station, has been woven into the community for almost 50 years. The stables have a range of beneficiaries: animals rescued and retrained, volunteers rewarded with training or free lessons for their children and...
It’s a really good little package.

It’s a really good little package.

Walking into the Ryecroft Community Centre we should have known we were in for a busy morning with all the people buzzing around. Here to visit Walsall College, part of the Foundation’s Community Matters programme, their Health & Wellbeing – women only...
It’s Christmassssss!

It’s Christmassssss!

We’re delighted to announce the return of our Christmas Quiz! Held in the first week of December all proceeds raised will go towards supporting grassroots projects across the West Midlands. As always, each ticket comes with a Christmas dinner and a fun filled...
Willenhall exhibition comes to Cov City Centre.

Willenhall exhibition comes to Cov City Centre.

An exhibition that got people in Willenhall talking and sharing memories can now been seen in the city centre. Imagine Willenhall is curated by Willenhall History Group working with Photo Archive Miners. It showcases photos taken by Coventry City Architects exactly 50...
Back to Nature.

Back to Nature.

One of our Community Matters partners, Accord, work with older adults who are seeking employment. We were lucky enough to join Accord earlier this year on one of their walking trips and when we heard about their ‘Back to Nature’ classes we jumped at the opportunity!...