Staff, volunteers and clients at the Basement say Thank You to the following organisations for their help and support.

For financial grants in the past and today we are indebted to:

  • Beatrice Laing Trust
  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Bromsgrove District Council
  • Comic Relief
  • Eveson Charitable Trust
  • Garfield Weston Foundation
  • Henry Smith Charitable Trust
  • Lloyds Foundation
  • Margaret Westwood Memorial
  • Charity
  • Worcestershire County Council

We would also like to thank all the private individuals who have given us donations over the years. Your support is very much appreciated.

Some local companies and organisations have arranged fund raising events, given us money they saved by not sending out individual Christmas cards or just gave us a donation. There are far too many to mention over the last 15 years, but in the last 12 months we have received financial and other gifts from the following:

  • Asda
  • Basepoint Business Centre
  • Bright Ideas Agency, London
  • Bromsgrove Churches
  • Bromsgrove Community Choir
  • Bromsgrove Lions Club
  • Bromsgrove & Redditch NHS
  • Retirement Fellowship
  • Bromsgrove United Charities
  • Curo Chartered Accountants
  • Local Scouts, Cubs and Beavers
  • Marlbrook Gardens (National
  • Gardens Scheme)
  • Morrison’s
  • NCS (National Citizenship Service)
  • Rubery Tangent Club
  • Sainsbury’s Local
  • Soroptimists
  • Textile Inspirations Exhibition
  • Waitrose
  • Weightwatchers
  • WI Groups
  • Xoserve

Other local businesses and organisations support us by providing their services free of charge, and during the last 12 months we would like to thank the following (in alphabetical order):

  • Bromsgrove Printing (for printing the Newsletter)
  • Curo Chartered Accountants (for running our payroll)
  • Gough Bailey Wright (for producing the new website)
  • Chris Barnett (10dit, for producing our previous website)
  • P & R Alarms (for installing our initial security system for us)

We would also like to thank all the people who give their time, as volunteers, all those individuals, churches, schools and youth groups who donate food and sundry items for our food bank, and for the organisations that have supported us with assistance or help that wasn’t a specific cash donation or grant but without whose help we would not be where we are today.