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25th May 2019

 

Applications to our community grants programme are invited from local organisations including charities, community groups, sports clubs and schools who operate in Stevenage and the surrounding villages, or who provide support or services to those living here. Please see our grants page to read our latest guidelines and to download an application form.

Community grant applications are considered quarterly. The deadline for submission for our next meeting is 25th June 2019.

Should you require any further advice or assistance, please call 01438 525390 or email grants@stevenagecommunitytrust.org

Recent News


Bruno delivers a knockout punch for the trust

Our annual black tie dinner and dance was an extraordinary evening with special guest Frank Bruno MBE and raised £35,156 beating all previous years.


Grant for The Red Shed Project

We recently provided a grant of £1,364 to The Red Shed Project to enable them to deliver new workshops for people caring for loved ones with dementia. The weekly sessions offer important respite for carers and help enhance their well-being.


Read our Summer Newsletter

Please take a look at our latest newsletter to see how we’ve been making a difference in your community.


JCA took on Rough Runner in aid of the Trust

On 7th September 2019, a team of volunteers from JCA Engineering came together to take part in the North London Rough Runner and raised over £1,400 for Stevenage Community Trust and Cancer Research UK. Thank you to everyone who took part or generously donated.


Simon’s cycle challenge raises over £50,000!

Simon Galbraith’s incredible cycle ride from Land’s End to John O’Groats has raised an unbelievable £55,280.75 for Stevenage Community Trust. These donations will be used to provide a grant to Home-Start Hertfordshire to enable them to clear the waiting list of Stevenage families needing support. Our sincere thanks go to Simon for taking on this remarkable challenge and to everyone who generously donated.


Cycling for Stevenage, Simon Galbraith

Simon Galbraith, cycles 938 miles on behalf of Stevenage Community Trust to raise £45k for Home-Start Herts supporting every family on the Stevenage waiting list.


Funding for the Over 60’s

Thanks to a substantial donation from The Chauncy Charity, we can continue offering grants specifically to support people in later life. If you are a charity, community or voluntary group supporting older people and are in need of funding for an event, project, equipment or activity, please consider making an application to us.


The Big Shave!

Claire Austin of Austin's Funeral Directors in Stevenage shaved her head to raise funds for the Stevenage Community Trust on Saturday 25th August at the Austin’s Family Fun Day.


We welcome new members A.R.K. Lasting Powers and Wills

A wonderfully warm welcome to our new members A.R.K. Lasting Powers and Wills whose support is greatly appreciated and will help make a difference to the lives of many local people.

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Stevenage Community Trust, Richmond House, Walkern Road, Stevenage, Herts SG1 3QP

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Follett House, Primett Road, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 3EE

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