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
26 Years since
the Trust
was formed
50 Local business members support the Trust

Latest News

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.

Pride of Stevenage Special Award

Stevenage Community Trust Chair of Trustees Robert Stewart and Vice-Chair Martin Addrison were thrilled to be presented the Judges Special Award at the prestigious Pride of Stevenage reception hosted by the Mayor.

Recent Events

Wine tasting event at the Wine Society

The Wine Society hosted and sponsored a fantastic wine tasting event in the exclusive members' room at their premises in Stevenage. Valued supporters were invited to attend as a thank you for their continued commitment along with new businesses keen to find out more about the work of the Trust.

Stevenage Community Trust Annual Dinner and Dance 2016

Annual dinner and dance held at The Priory Barn, Little Wymondley with special guest speaker Gail Emms MBE

Annual Quiz Night

Another fun night was had by all at our 7th annual quiz night sponsored by local property and construction consultants, RLF.

In 25 years we have given out £1 million in grants – a terrific achievement that we could not have realised without the generosity of our supporters.

We are looking forward to another 25 years of the Trust helping Stevenage people and organisations.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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