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Folkestone Sports Centre Trust: Affordable sports and leisure for all

Folkestone Sports Centre Trust is a social enterprise, working to make sports and leisure activities available to all.
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The Causeway Hall: bringing communities together

The Causeway Hall gives people a place to meet, learn and be entertained. The hall was built with the help of a Charity Bank loan.
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Coventry Church Municipal Charities: sheltered accommodation for those in need

Coventry Church Municipal Charities has been in existence since 1506 and currently operates 73 units of affordable supported living accommodation.
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Family Action: building stronger families and brighter lives

Family Action has been offering vulnerable families vital support for 150 years. With one in five people in the UK living in poverty, the need for the charity’s services has never been greater.
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Glover’s Trust: helping older people keep their independence

Glover’s Trust offers sheltered accommodation for over-60s. The trust has recently extended and renovated all of its properties with the help of a Charity Bank loan.
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Tamworth Cornerstone Housing Association: taking a holistic approach to tackling homelessness

Tamworth Cornerstone Housing Association offers homeless young people a three-stage journey to independent living.
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Abbeyfield South Downs: supporting older people with independent living

Abbeyfield South Downs operates supported sheltered housing for older people across the area and is developing one of its sites to modernise its housing model.
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NewStarts: supporting people through crisis

A loan from Charity Bank meant NewStarts could buy its warehouse and save £15,000 a year. It’s now able to support even more people with furniture, household essentials and emergency food parcels.
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EVA Women’s Aid: rebuilding lives after domestic and sexual abuse

EVA Women’s Aid helps women to rebuild their lives after domestic or sexual abuse. The charity gives women a safe place to call home, provides counselling and guidance, and makes sure that survivors’ voices are heard.