This week is Big Energy Saving Week and the Rampion Fund is delighted to announce that it has given out over £200,000 in its latest round of grant-making to 17 local projects that involve renewable energy, energy conservation, energy efficiency and sustainability.
Grassroots charities and community groups working in Sussex have been awarded much-needed grants worth £82,994 to support local women and girls facing a range of challenges.
The first awards from the Crawley Cultural Fund at Sussex Community Foundation, supported by Arts Council England, have been made by Councillor Raj Sharma, the Mayor of Crawley, at the annual meeting of Sussex Community Foundation at the Gurjar Hindu Union at the Apple Tree Centre in Crawley.
A new report, Sussex Uncovered 3, published by Sussex Community Foundation, shows a steep rise in homelessness and insecure housing across Sussex.
Our very first donor, Hans Rausing, the Swedish philanthropist who helped build the food packaging company Tetra Pak into a global giant, has died aged 93.