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Building 4 Hope.

Last year Building 4 Hope helped 25 individuals. An approved training centre in Solihull, the charity aims to give young, disadvantaged and marginalised people the opportunity, and support, to gain qualifications. Targeting vulnerable people aged 16 – 25 the...

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Building 4 Hope.

New funding stream from CBS.

Coventry Building Society, with the support of the Heart of England Community Foundation, is launching a new fund providing grants of up to £10,000 to community projects in Coventry and Warwickshire. The Society has funded 125 projects across the West Midlands...

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New funding stream from CBS.

Foundation celebrates in style.

Last night saw the Foundation celebrate its quarter century milestone, marking a whopping £20 million awarded to almost 6,000 projects across the region. Since its inception on Valentine’s Day in 1995, the charity has put the community at the heart of its giving....

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Foundation celebrates in style.

Foundation funds exhibition.

The Foundation has helped bring the Journey of Justice civil rights exhibition to Birmingham! The exhibition, open to the public from 7th February to 27th April at the Library of Birmingham, highlights important moments of UK and global history in a bid to...

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Foundation funds exhibition.

Property expert added to Board.

As the Foundation gears up to its 25th birthday, we've appointed a new trustee; Russell Bailey. Russell, who is currently a Regional Director at Faithful+Gould, is the latest representative to join the board, and brings his 15 years’ of business expertise to the...

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Property expert added to Board.

We Need You.

1) The Foundation needs your support to run the latest round of the #iwill Fund! The #iwill Fund encourages young people to get involved in social action. It is an investment in developing the skills and confidence of the students, employees, employers,...

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We Need You.

Tampon Tax Fund hits 6.9m.

Grassroots groups working in the West Midlands will get much-needed grants worth £167,530 to help support local women and girls facing a range of challenges! 19 projects will receive grants of between £5,000 - £10,000. This is the second time the Foundation has...

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Tampon Tax Fund hits 6.9m.

Fund launched alongside Foundation.

The Foundation has launched a new fund alongside the Longleigh Foundation in response to the growing numbers of people affected by hate crime across the Black Country. Charities, community and voluntary organisations across Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and...

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Fund launched alongside Foundation.

Foundation supports BookFest.

The Foundation are delighted to have supported this year's Sutton Coldfield Bookfest! The festival provides a fantastic chance for children to meet their favourite authors, discover astonishing books and experience hands-on storytelling. Events for 0-12 year olds...

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Foundation supports BookFest.