Funding available for
local groups & individuals
Stevenage Community Trust awards grants to organisations & individuals across Stevenage and the surrounding villages.
Get involved and
support your community
There are many ways you can help those less fortunate. See our ‘Get Involved’ page for details.
Business supporting
local people in need
Thanks to local companies and individuals, over £1m in grants has been distributed since 1990. Take a look at who we’ve helped.

Welcome to Stevenage Community Trust

Established in 1990, Stevenage Community Trust is an independent charity which provides funding and support to charitable organisations and individuals in need.

Our work makes a significant difference to local people’s lives and is only possible thanks to our many generous and loyal supporters.

£1m Has been given
in grants
since 1990
18,000 People benefitted from our help last year
27 Years since
the Trust
was formed
50 Local business members support the Trust

Latest News

Tributes paid to councillor and former trustee Graham Clark

We were extremely sad to learn of the passing of councillor Graham Clark, an important member of our grants committee who served on our board of trustees for many years.

Our largest ever grant for new playground at Bedwell Park officially opened

Our largest ever grant to provide a new playground at Bedwell Park in memory of our founder Hilda Lawrence was officially opened this week by the Mayor of Stevenage, Cllr John Lloyd and Chairman of Stevenage Community Trust, Robert Stewart.

Passing of Sherma Batson

It was with shock and great sadness that we learnt of the passing of Sherma Batson this week. She was a strong supporter of Stevenage Community Trust, providing representation on our Board of Trustees as well as fundraising for our cause. She will be remembered fondly and will be a significant loss to the people of Stevenage who she served with great passion and enthusiasm.

Forthcoming Events

2017 Dinner and Dance at The Priory Barn, Wymondley

We are pleased to be hosting this year's Dinner and Dance at The Priory Barn, Wymondley once again. Following the success of last year's speaker Gail Emms MBE we are very excited to have secured record-setting ocean rower Roz Savage.

Our annual quiz night returns for its 8th successive year.

Our annual quiz night, sponsored by RLF, returns to The Cromwell Hotel for its 8th successive year. Teams of up to 8 people are invited to join us for this highly popular event.

Annual Golf Day

With only a few spaces remaining, book now to secure your team’s place at this year’s golf day. Join us at Knebworth Golf Club during the afternoon of 6th July 2017 and you could be the lucky winner of a brand new car, courtesy of sponsors Ken Brown Motors and RHG.

In our first 25 years, we gave out more than £1 million in grants to help local people and organisations.

We could not have realised this without the generosity of our supporters and our aim is to build on the these rock solid foundations and be even more impactful for our community over the next 25 years. Robert Stewart - Chairman

Get Involved


Join our corporate membership scheme and make a difference to your local community


Organise a fundraising event or take on a sponsored challenge


Help at one of our events or take part in our corporate volunteering programme


Make a financial contribution, provide prizes for us to auction or raffle, or leave a legacy in your will

Registered Office

Stevenage Community Trust, Richmond House, Walkern Road, Stevenage, Herts SG1 3QP

Registered Charity

We are a registered charity in England & Wales 1000762.

Our Offices

Follett House, Primett Road, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 3EE

Telephone: 01438 525390
Email: Email us direct

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