The High Sheriff of Hampshire is calling for public servants, individuals, volunteers, charities and community organisations to submit their nominations to the High Sheriff Community Awards 2023-24, to celebrate the good work of those making Hampshire a safer place to live. Hosted by Hampshire & Isle of Wight Community Foundation, the High Sheriff Awards are […]
Twenty small and grassroot charities and community groups across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight have been given a huge funding boost this month, with grants totalling £152,493 awarded by Hampshire & Isle of Wight Community Foundation (HIWCF). Grants of up to £10,000 were awarded from the Including Communities Fund to support organisations working to […]
Charity event celebrates 1.2 million investment into Island causes, but calls for more support for those struggling
His Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant for the Isle of Wight, Susie Sheldon, hosted a celebratory event on 8 June to recognise the hard work and dedication of community groups and charities based on the Island, along with representatives from Hampshire & the Isle of Wight Community Foundation (HIWCF) who help to fund them. A ‘Seeing is […]
Community groups and voluntary organisations across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight are struggling to meet demand for their services and help the region’s most vulnerable people due to the cost-of-living crisis.