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BBC Open Doors

Posted on September 19, 2016 by Steve Adams No Comments

Could you help your local BBC radio station tell others what life is like in your community? They want to meet the everyday people that make it tick. In return, Open Doors can show you how to get the stories that matter to you noticed. If you are part of a community group or charity, […]

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People Power Application Advice Session in Newcastle under Lyme

Posted on February 17, 2016 by Steve Adams No Comments

Update on the Building Better Opportunities programme

Posted on December 2, 2015 by Steve Adams No Comments

Building Better Opportunities is a programme that is funded through the European Union and the Big Lottery.  The Staffordshire Community Foundation has been involved in ‘Team Staffordshire’, a group of organisations who came together to submit a bid for this programme, with a view to involving smaller community and voluntary organisations from around the county […]

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Vital Signs for Staffordshire launches today!

Posted on October 6, 2015 by Steve Adams No Comments

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Vital Issues and the Vital Signs reports for 2015 for Staffordshire! These reports are a way of taking the pulse of our local communities, focussing on 13 different ‘themes’ that matter to people around the county.  Compiling available statistics along with our community surveys, the reports […]

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New Telephone Number

Posted on June 17, 2015 by Steve Adams No Comments

Effective immediately our main telephone number will change to 01785 339540. There will be a transition period of 3 months, where both our old and new telephone numbers will work, but please update your contacts or address book to ensure you keep our new number.

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We’re on the move!

Posted on June 17, 2015 by Steve Adams No Comments

We will be moving on Thursday 25th June to our new offices at Staffordshire Technology Park, just off the A513 Beaconside in Stafford. Unfortunately, this means that we will be unable to take your call on that day, but you can leave a message and we will call you back when we are able to.

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”Gatsby” themed evening 7th June 2015

Posted on June 1, 2015 by Beverlie Jackson No Comments

Le Reve bar in Lichfield is putting on a “Gatsby” themed evening on Sunday 7th June at 7.00pm. There will be canapés on the evening with a raffle and live Jazz music with a group called Midnight. Tickets are £10 per person and all profits from tickets and the raffle will go to the We Love Lichfield […]

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Tamworth Rotary Club Annual President’s Dinner

Posted on June 1, 2015 by Steve Adams No Comments
Tamworth Forever Dinner

On Saturday 30th May the President’s Annual Dinner of the Tamworth Rotary Club was held at the Tower Suite of Drayton Manor Park.  This year the President chose to support the Tamworth Forever Fund, managed by the Staffordshire Community Foundation. A wonderful night was had by the many attendees, with a three course dinner, entertainment […]

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We Love Lichfield Presentation

Posted on May 19, 2015 by Steve Adams No Comments

The great and the good gathered on Friday 15th May 2015 for the latest presentations of the Staffordshire Community Foundation’s ‘We Love Lichfield Fund’.  The event took place in Lichfield city centre, at The George Hotel’s ‘Garrick Room’.  Awards were made to 7 organisations based in different areas of the district, and this time not […]

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Black Tie Event for Tamworth Forever Fund

Posted on May 12, 2015 by Beverlie Jackson No Comments

On Saturday 30th May 2015 there will be a black tie dinner event in aid of the Staffordshire Community Foundation raising funds for the Tamworth Forever Fund. This year the event will be held at the Rotary club of Tamworth and tickets are available at £35.00 per person.  The evening consists of a 3 course […]

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Golf Day Sponsored by Burntwood Car Dealershop

Posted on April 27, 2015 by Beverlie Jackson No Comments

The We Love Lichfield Fund is delighted to announce that its fund-raising golf day next month is being sponsored by Burntwood car dealership Acorn Kia. The popular event, which is taking place at Darnford Moors Golf Club on Friday 1st May 2015, attracts as many as 20 teams of players all keen to support the […]

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John Runs London Marathon for We Love Lichfield Fund

Posted on April 27, 2015 by Beverlie Jackson No Comments

John Heeler from Whittington ran the 26 mile London marathon on Sunday 26th April 2015 to raise funds for the We Love Lichfield Fund which gives out grants of up to £1,000 to good causes across the Lichfield district. The 45 year-old was invited to run for the We Love Lichfield Fund by charity patron […]

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The Final Leg of the ‘Two Saints Way’ Walk

Posted on April 2, 2015 by Beverlie Jackson No Comments

The final leg of the High Sheriff Walk for the Two Saints Way 88 mile pilgrimage route between the cathedral cities of Chester and Lichfield, took place on Sunday 1st March 2015 this was the final leg of the walk which started from Farewell to Lichfield Cathedral.   Staffordshire Community Foundation were invited to come […]

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‘Musical Cornucopia’ Gala Evening

Posted on March 31, 2015 by Beverlie Jackson No Comments

On Sunday the 15th March 2015, The High Sheriff of Staffordshire opened her house to hold a ‘Musical Cornucopia’ Gala evening to raise donations and support for the High Sheriff Fund, which gives out grants to local, grassroots, community groups in Staffordshire.  The fund makes a difference to the lives of others at a grass […]

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The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Posted on March 25, 2015 by Beverlie Jackson No Comments

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to volunteer groups across the UK. The award is for a group that is volunteer led, and working within their local communities. Awards are given annually and any group of 2 or more people doing volunteering work can be nominated for the award. The majority of the […]

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