Supporters of the project

Our trustees:

All our trustees are local people who are passionate about supporting local young people. They give their time voluntarily to oversee the project, use their local connections to encourage other people to support the project and they also provide financial support to the project.

Local councils:

We have received grants from:

  • Suffolk County Council
  • Mid Suffolk District Council
  • Babergh District Council
  • Hadleigh Town Council

Local Grant Making Trusts and Foundations:

The Suffolk Foundation recently awarded us:

  • £ 1,500 from the Catalyst Fund
  • £ 1,000 from the Red Nose Day Fund
  • £ 2,000 from the Bluebell Fund
  • £ 1,000 from the Bunting Family Fund
  • £ 1,000 from the Suffolk Giving Fund
  • £ 5,000 from the Youth Social Action Fund
  • £ 1,000 from the Women & Girls Fund
  • £ 3,000 from the Dulverton Trust Fund
  • £ 1,500 from the High Sheriff's Fund
  • £ 2,000 from the Centenary Fund
  • £10,000 from Henry Smith County Grants
  • £  2,000 from the Birketts Fund

 Local Councils;

  • £20,000 from the Safer Suffolk Fund (2016 & 2017)


Independent Grant Making Trust and Foundations (within the last 12 months):

  • The Scarfe Charitable Trust has awarded us £500
  • The Aldham Common Charity awarded us £3,000
  • The Rank Foundation have awarded us £30,000 over three years (2014-2016)
  • The Nichol-Young Foundation awarded us £1,000
  • The Ann Beaumont Charity awarded us £1,000
  • The Sikri Trust awarded us £5,000
  • The Rural Youth Trust awarded us £1,500
  • The Jerusalem Trust awarded us £2,000
  • The Community Youth Trust awarded us £200
  • The Sobell Foundation awarded us £1,000 pa for three years (2016-2018)
  • Annie Tranmer Charitable Trust awarded us £500
  • The 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust awarded us £2,000
  • Angela Gallagher Memorial Fund awarded us £500
  • The Sir James Reckitt Charity awarded us £2,000
  • Brewin Dolphin Foundation awarded us £500
  • Aquarius Charitable Foundation awarded us £500

Contact us: 

If you would like any further information about raising funds or providing grants, or supporting us financially or in kind, please contact the Porch Project – 

Post: c/o The Ironworks, Lady Lane, Hadleigh, Suffolk, IP7 6BQ

What's new

Funding + Support - Posted 24/08/2017 14:25

Grant award from Nordson Dage

We are extreemly grateful to Nordson Dage for supporting the Project with a grant for £2,400 to get our Horizons Programme up and running.

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Events - Posted 18/08/2017 23:06

WW1 Battlefield Tour for members of the Porch Project

On August 8th & 9th the Porch Project were fortunate enough to be able to take seven young people to France on a two-day WW1 Battlefield Tour. This was made available to us by Mark Brennan and the Hadleigh Great War Centenary Project, . What a wonderful opportunity for local young people to witness first-hand the great sacrifice and bravery of their local forefathers.

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Events - Posted 18/08/2017 22:43

Suffolk Police & Crime Commissioner visits The Porch Project

On July 28th the Porch Project were very pleased to welcome Tim Passmore, the Suffolk Police and Crime Commissioner our temporary offices in Corks Lane.

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Events - Posted 31/07/2017 13:40

Summer Celebration and AGM

Thank you to everyone who came along to our Summer Celebration & AGM and to the Lindsey Rose for providing the delicious food.

We are very grateful for the continuing support from the local community.

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Events - Posted 12/06/2017 23:04

Bra Ha Ha

Look out in Hadleigh High Street for our display in Paddy & Scotts window.

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