This total exceeded our target and was the highest total in any year of our history. Yet we remain determined to increase grant making year on year because we know that the need in Berkshire is increasing, not diminishing.
Our recently published Vital Signs Report highlights the worsening trends in mental health and increasing levels of homelessness in Berkshire, BCF will focus on these issues during 2018.
Some of the features in the 2016/2017 Impact Report include:
- Picture of need in Berkshire
- ‘A Life Less Lonely’ 2015/2016 Campaign Update
- How we make a difference in the community, with case studies from Older People’s Activities in Caversham (OPAC), Slough Furniture Project, Dingley’s Promise, PACT, Mustard Tree and Christians Together in Mission (TiM).
- Working in Partnership
- Remembering John Nike OBE, DL
The full 2016/2017 Impact Report can be found here