Case Studies

Please take a few moments to look through our case studies below to read first hand about how our Partners in Success are supporting the work of the Birmingham & Black Country Community Foundation and how the funds distributed to local Projects are helping local communities...

Partners in Success - Funders/Corporate/Event Hosts etc

We would not be able to help the hundreds of local grassroots projects that we do each year without the support of our donors, whether in-kind, through sponsorship and events, administered funds or through general donations.

Please download any of the following Partners in Success case studies for further information:

Partners in Success - Birmingham & West Midlands Society
Partners in Success - Birmingham Future & BYPY
Partners in Success - Clarke Willmott
Partners in Success - Fair Share Trust
Partners in Success - Grassroots Grants
Partners in Success - Hyder Consulting (UK) Limited
Partners in Success - Individuals run in the EDF Energy Birmingham 1/2 Marathon
Partners in Success - Jobson James
Partners in Success - Keepmoat
Partners in Success - Letisha & Charlene Education Awards (LCEA)
Partners in Success - Metro Bar & Grill
Partners in Success - Targeted Support Fund
Partners in Success - Urban Living

Projects in Birmingham and the Black Country

We actively fund a diverse range of projects; both large and small throughout Birmingham and the Black Country, a selection is listed below.

Please download any of the following case studies for a taster as to how funds are helping some of the community groups/projects we support:

Arts & Culture

Summerhill Community Association
Northern Star Community Arts
Sandwell African Caribbean Development Agency

Disability & Special Needs

Disabled Action Group
Dudley Autistic Support Group
Friends of Sandwell Shop Mobility


Bangladeshi Writers Association
Dionne Taylor (Letisha & Charlene Education Award)
SOS Education Organisation

Employment and Training

High Oak Youth & Community Clean-up Project
SMC Media
Start Again Project


Scribers Lane Allotments
The Look Out Project
Uplands Allotment Association


Y.V.P.A. (Young Voices with Positive Attitudes)
Walsall Coronets Junior Marching Band
Fox Hollies Fencing Club

Family Values

Caldmore Village Festival
Community Spirit
Bumble Bees Mother & Toddler Group

Health & Social Issues

Kelby Tots Childminding Group
North Lozells Youth Forum
Seeds of Hope

Information Technology

Chad Vale Primary School
Bangladeshi Youth Forum
One Aim Mix Studios


Pleck Amateur Boxing Club Walsall
St Thomas Community Games
Young Vibes

Birmingham & Black Country Community Foundation is dedicated to giving our community a brighter future and to inspiring local giving for local need in Birmingham and the Black Country.

  • What We Do

    Our two broad purposes are:
    To work with the community supporting local voluntary and community activity through a programme of constructive grant making; and
    To work with local donors by pooling the donations of philanthropically minded individuals and community-minded companies into an Endowment more

  • How to Give

    You can decide how much to give and make a secure on-line donation.

  • Apply for Grants

    Birmingham & Black Country Community Foundation is an independent charity that offers direct support to grassroots organisations within Birmingham and the Black Country.