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Local MP launches new fund to support young people in Swindon

We are delighted to be working in partnership with the Rt Hon Robert Buckland MP to launch a new fund to support young people in Swindon with additional needs or a disability.

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Arts Council grants funds creative celebration for Queen’s Jubilee

We are delighted to have awarded £50,000 of Arts Council England funding to ten charities and groups in Wiltshire and Swindon to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee through the Let’s Create Jubilee Fund.

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High Sheriff Fund awards £12,000 to community groups

Almost £12,000 of funding from our High Sheriff Award programme is helping organisations address issues including youth crime and anti-social behaviour across Wiltshire and Swindon.

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Poverty Hurts Appeal launched

Today we have launched our Poverty Hurts Appeal to support those affected by the cost of living crisis in Wiltshire and Swindon. We are delighted that our longstanding supporter Nationwide, the world’s largest building society, has generously backed the appeal with a donation of £50,000.

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Awards celebrate charity and voluntary sector

We are thrilled that several wonderful grassroots groups and charities were winners at the Wiltshire Life Awards, held at Devizes Town Hall.

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Surviving Winter helps alleviate pressure of energy crisis

Recent headlines about the rising cost of living and 30-year high inflation have heightened awareness about the pressure on those on low incomes but our Surviving Winter partners have been seeing the impact for weeks.

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