Stories

Thanks to the generosity of our donors we're able to help fund hundreds of groups in Devon every year. We're proud to champion their success in supporting individuals and families as well as building better communities all across our region.

Read all about the work of Plymouth Energy Community who tackle fuel poverty in their local area. November 2019

Read how Dartmouth Community Chest came to the aid of local people caught up in the winter storms last year. November 2019

How did the young ladies of Honicknowle Youth Centre Women's Group use a small grant to spread lots of cheer last Christmas? November 2019

How has 361 Community Energy used the Surviving Winter appeal to reach out to those in fuel crisis? Find out here. September 2019

Read the story of how tree fellers in East Devon are helping those in fuel poverty Axewoods Co-operative September 2019

Find out about Trevi House - a residential rehabilitation centre for mothers and their children. July 2019

Read about Torbay Ladies Lounge drop-in centre where they support vulnerable women. July 2019

Explore the story of Encompass Southwest, a homeless charity working from Barnstaple, North Devon. July 2019

Read about North Devon based young carers organisation Bright Futures that involve young people in volunteering, campaigning and fundraising activities. July 2019

Read about Torbay's Ocean Youth who connect, engage & inspire young people through radio and music production. July 2019

Find out about Significant Seams, a Mid Devon social enterprise that uses textile and craft to build community and support people in vulnerable life moments. June 2019

Find out about South Devon based Proud2Be who support LGBT+ people and their families. June 2019