Heart of England Community Foundation

Heart of England Community Foundation

Charity information

Heart of England Community Foundation

We manage a variety of funds which are given as small grants to groups and projects which are mostly volunteer led.

With support from our funders, followers and partners we help sustain the communities where we live, work and play.

Our Foundation benefits all those who call Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull their home. If you decide to give to the Foundation, funds stay right here in the heart of the community. We advise you on where the greatest needs are, allowing you to decide how your money is spent.

The Foundation is proud to work with a variety of community networks and local businesses, making the communities within Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull stronger, better and safer places to live.

Founded 1995

  • Mission statement

    Our Vision

    Connecting donors with local projects to develop thriving communities across Coventry, Warwickshire & Solihull.

    Our Values

    Expertise: our unparalleled insight into community needs, supported by our intimate local knowledge and access to contacts and relationships

    Connecting: our ability to integrate our donors into the very ‘fabric’ of their local communities, helping them to become civic partners and champions

    Precision: matching our donor resources and interests to specific community opportunities, so their contribution is more meaningful, enjoyable and ‘beyond financial’

    Influence: accessing support from our substantial donor-base and applying it across the broadest reach of community initiatives

    Investment-focus: whilst we act in the present, we focus on the future, taking a long-term view on our investments and supporting projects with sustainable impact

    Integrity: we are credible, reputable, stewards of local resources, achieving our objectives and being accountable, transparent, flexible and practical

    Leadership: our diverse knowledge and experience can be harnessed both in the creation of new ideas, as well as strengthening of existing work

  • Aims

    Heart of England Community Foundation aims to:

    • To create thriving communities.
  • Overview

    Established: February 1995

    Registered Charity Number: 1117345

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 1

    Phone number: 02476 883267

    Address: c/o PSA Peugeot Citroen PO Box 126 Torrington Avenue Coventry cv5 9bl

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  • Changing Lives, Strengthening Communities

    Our foundation awards grants to local community & voluntary projects that are make a real ... More