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Capital grants programme opens.

  The Foundation has launched a major new capital grants programme to fund projects supporting vulnerable people across the West Midlands – and applicants are now invited to bid for up to £1.35 million. The Building Better Lives programme has launched...

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Capital grants programme opens.

Creative talents to benefit communities.

Young people living in some of the most deprived areas of Coventry are set to be taught new skills to boost their employability and improve their local communities. Imagineer Productions is launching arts cafes in Wood End and Willenhall after receiving £5,000 from...

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Creative talents to benefit communities.

Young offenders help the blind.

The Insight Society were awarded £5,000 from our Positive Futures Fund to deliver the 'Seeing a Brighter Future' project. This enabled young people who are in secure accommodation, due to breaking the law, to work on a one-to-one basis with a BSVI (Blind and...

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Young offenders help the blind.

High Sheriff awards £5,000 to local charities.

The High Sheriff of Warwickshire, Mark Davies, rewarded ten local charities for their work in the community during an awards event held at his wonderful home, Admington Hall. Part of the High Sheriff’s duties is to recognise and support charities and...

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High Sheriff awards £5,000 to local charities.

Valuing young and old.

Young people from Nuneaton have been learning new skills as part of an intergenerational community project which has received a funding boost. Values Education for Life has received £1,000 from the Foundation to expand a project which sees young people,...

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They’re just fantastic individuals.

In 2017 Recre8 were awarded a large grant of £7,699 from the Wesleyan Foundation to implement their Female Community Change Agents programme. Recre8 is a charity based in Nechells, a ward in Birmingham with a reputation for deprivation and gang culture. The...

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They’re just fantastic individuals.

Communities Uncovered Launch.

Report highlights challenges facing Black Country and Birmingham communities A report which will help tackle some of the biggest issues facing communities across the Black Country and Birmingham has been officially launched at the University of Wolverhampton....

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Communities Uncovered Launch.

Tappy Twins help over 200 disadvantaged families.

Tappy Twins CIC received a £5,000 grant from our Positive Futures Fund to deliver free family therapy workshops and counselling to disadvantaged families. This crucial funding allowed them to provide one-to-one counselling sessions for children aged 4-18 along with...

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Tappy Twins help over 200 disadvantaged families.

Taking you back in time.

A not for profit organisation in Walsall supporting people living with dementia has received a funding boost. Mindful Gifts CIC, based in Darlaston, has received £1,680 from Heart of England Community Foundation to help cope with the running costs of its shop in...

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Taking you back in time.