“The hardest place to be poor is a rich place”
– a volunteer at a Buckinghamshire foodbank
There are thousands of charities, Community Interest Companies and other community groups across the four districts of Buckinghamshire. Lots of these groups are well kept secrets, operating on a small scale but providing huge benefits to their service users.
These are the types of organisations we pride ourselves on being able to support. The success stories featured on our news page offer a quick look at some of the organisations and projects we have awarded funding to, together with our donors. Or, if you’ve got more time on your hands, why not have a read of our Impact Report?
Buckinghamshire is the 3rd wealthiest county but…
-It’s a county of significant contrasts
-Its wealth camouflages real poverty and deprivation on our doorstep
-Life outcomes can significantly vary within just a few miles of where people live