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The Stevenage Community Trust
The Stevenage Community Trust
Stevenage Helps

Stevenage Helps

Why we need your help

Our Stevenage Helps Appeal will directly help those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

As a Trust we support both individuals through Hardship Grants and charities and organisations through Community Grants, covering Stevenage and the surrounding villages.

In order to ensure that your money reaches those in most need we have been approved by Stevenage Borough Council to create this fund to ensure that your generosity goes to the people that need it most. 

Stevenage Community Trust has been serving the people of Stevenage for 30 years, this appeal will be run at zero cost ensuring that 100% of the money we receive from Virgin Money Giving goes directly to those benefiting from the appeal. *Virgin Money Giving charges a small fee for processing donations, you can cover this fee as you donate to ensure that your full donation goes to the appeal. 

Why support one appeal rather than lots of charities or individuals directly?

Previously the UK has all witnessed large appeals that have failed to support those in the most need, sometimes through misinformed campaigns or criminal activity where individuals see an opportunity to profit. In partnership with Stevenage Borough Council we want to give you peace of mind when you donate.

In donating to the Stevenage Helps Appeal you can be confident that your donation will either; directly be given to those experiencing Hardship due to the circumstances created by COVID-19 or given to charities and organisations with expertise in their given area, working in our community. All individuals, charities or organisations will be assessed under our established criteria.

Why £100,000 as a target?

Currently we have no idea of the scale of need our community is going to face, but we expect it to be great as the effects on the economy are realised.

Together we can be a beacon of hope

Right now it would be easy to see the task as too great, or the situation as too difficult. But together we can provide hope and support, ensuring that our community is supported by those who are able to help. Please spread the word using the hashtag #StevenageHelps and donate today.

63,674.26

raised towards 100,000.00 target

63674.26
100000.00

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Supporters

Oct 27, 2020

John Hayes

A great organisation that is so important at the moment. I hope that one day organisations like this will no longer be necessary.

25.00
(plus 6.25 giftaid)

Oct 25, 2020

Anonymous

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Oct 24, 2020

Justin

50.00
(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Oct 23, 2020

Tom

100.00
(plus 25.00 giftaid)

Oct 23, 2020

Jamie B

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Oct 23, 2020

Steffan Ford

Great idea for the Half Term Food Scheme.

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Oct 22, 2020

Sally M

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Oct 22, 2020

Andreas Freter

Very impressive work!

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Sep 18, 2020

Anonymous

Thank you for helping the local people in need ?

20.00
(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Aug 05, 2020

Helena Curran

This is towards your COVID-19 appeal

100.00

63

Total raised so far

63,674.26

Total plus Gift Aid 65,452.84

Direct donations

8,344.26

Raised offline 55,330.00

Fundraising pages

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