The Heart of England Community Foundation is a local charity that supports communities across the West Midlands & Warwickshire. They distribute grants to a wide range of community projects, with a focus on projects that support people who are disadvantaged or vulnerable.
The Foundation was established in 1985, and has since awarded over £100 million in grants to over 10,000 projects. They are an accredited member of Community Foundations UK, the national network of community foundations in the UK.
The Heart of England Community Foundation supports a wide range of projects, including:
- Arts and culture
- Community development
- Education and training
- Environment and sustainability
- Health and wellbeing
- Sports and recreation
They also offer a number of specialist funding programmes, such as the Birmingham and Black Country Communities Fund and the Positive Futures Fund.
The Heart of England Community Foundation is funded by a variety of sources, including individuals, businesses, and charitable trusts. They also raise money through fundraising events and campaigns.
If you are interested in applying for funding from the Heart of England Community Foundation, you can find more information on their website. There is also a dedicated funding finder tool to help you find the right funding programme for your project.