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Rockets ready to blast.

A powerchair football club in Birmingham, previously having to turn children away due to a lack of resources, has been able to expand its membership thanks to a funding boost. Villa Rockets Powerchair Football Club has received £2,000 from Heart of...

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Rockets ready to blast.

Riding for the Disabled.

RDA has over 500 groups in the UK, and even more worldwide. They received a £6,000 grant from The Wesleyan Foundation to support their horse riding sessions for people with disabilities of all ages, offering the chance of therapy, achievement and enjoyment. It’s a...

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Riding for the Disabled.

Adding to the armoury.

The Foundation are delighted to welcome two new trustees who will be using their business expertise to support the charity. Firstly we would like to offer a warm welcome to author, speaker and business founder Jude Jennison! Jude works with executive...

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Adding to the armoury.

I’m just glad we can give something back.

Dudley Community Centre is the setting for Heaven's Kitchen, they received a £1,000 grant from the Foundation's Harry Payne Fund to help support their project that works with local people who are vulnerable, homeless or in need. It’s a dark, cold, Monday night in...

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I’m just glad we can give something back.

Donation drives dental care.

More vulnerable people in the UK will be able to access essential pain relieving dental treatment after the dental charity Dentaid was awarded a £6,000 grant. The grant will enable the charity to expand the work of its mobile dental unit which provides...

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Donation drives dental care.

All heart.

A South Warwickshire charity which supports adults with learning disabilities in achieving their goals and leading independent lives has received a funding boost. Heart of England Mencap has been awarded £5,000 from the  Foundation to provide additional...

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All heart.

£4m donation to hit homelessness.

  The Foundation is celebrating an extra-special Christmas present after receiving £4 million from an anonymous donor that will make a huge difference for homeless people in the region. We are sending out a heartfelt thank you after being given a seven-figure...

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£4m donation to hit homelessness.

Coventry crowned City of Culture.

After a fantastic campaign, involving organisations, businesses and communities across the City, the announcement came live on the BBC's One Show that Coventry had pipped Swansea, Stoke-on-Trent, Sunderland and the town of Paisley to the post in the...

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Coventry crowned City of Culture.

Thanks a billion.

Community Foundations hit the one-billion-pound mark Local charities make up the lifeblood of our communities. They make a daily difference to millions of people. That’s why Community Foundations are proud to announce, on Local Charities Day, that...

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Fighting talk.

A Birmingham charity will be able to expand its weekly choir session for women battling breast cancer after receiving a four-figure grant. Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer has received £7,000 from the Foundation to support its popular choir. The good cause...

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Fighting talk.