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Yearly Archives: 2019

Christmas Food Bags!

A welcome gift of seasonal cheer was delivered by the volunteers at Money Matters this week, thanks to funding from the Wesleyan Foundation via Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation. Money Matters clients received a Christmas food bag or […]

Christmas Lunch Delivers for Charities

The East Midlands Chamber Christmas Lunch took place on Friday at Athena, Leicester, as the great and good of the region’s business community celebrated the start of the festive season in style. Dawn Edwards, the new president of […]

Preserving our Wildlife

The Osprey Project works to protect and enhance the wildlife and wild places of Leicestershire and Rutland and to engage young people with nature, via a schedule of Osprey Assemblies and interactive activities in schools. Events are also […]

We’re having a give away!

Want to be in with a chance of winning a second hand, 7ft multi-purpose games table for your beneficiaries? Local charities or community groups can reply to the tweet or email grants@llrcommunityfoundation.org.uk to be entered into the draw. […]

The Richard Bonney Literary Fund is open for grant applications

The Richard Bonney Literary Fund provides small grants for researchers fields of racial and/or religious harmony in multi-faith and multicultural societies. The objective of the Fund is to facilitate and promote research and to disseminate knowledge in this […]

A brilliant project that houses young people

Two young people share their stories about how the Park Lodge Project has given them a home when they had no other options. Park Lodge provides safe accommodation for 46 young homeless people aged 16 to 25, both […]

First Step to a better life

A client explains how First Step changed his life. First Step provides counselling for men over 18 to move on with their lives after the trauma of sexual abuse. Under 18’s are also supported through art, music and […]

Winners have been announced for 2019

  The Queens Award for Voluntary Service is awarded in recognition of the hard work and dedication that teams of volunteers put in across the UK, and is open for 2020 nominations until 13th September 2019. This year’s […]