Recipients of Community Fund Grants
Community Fund Donations
This is how the Harpenden Trust Community Fund has helped various organisations in the AL5 area since mid-2017:
Friends of Sauncey Wood School – £6,000 to redesign the school library.
Friends of Greenway Spinney – £867 to extend the pathway.
Harpenden Cricket Club – £8,000 released to buy nets from the total sum of £25,000 promised to rebuild the cricket pavilion.
Harpenden Indoor Bowling Club – £500 to install a defibrillator.
Harpenden Lions Club – £1,500 to promote Drug Awareness in schools.
Larder Louts – £1,295 to provide kitchen equipment.
Southdown Play Areas Working Group – £16,000 to refurbish the play area off Oakley Road.
Trading Places – £3,000 to encourage community cohesion.
St. Dominic’s RC School – £1,504 for school project to promote responsibility, kindness, friendship, patience, gratitude, forgiveness, self control, love, courage, teamwork and wisdom.
Young Enterprise – £1,500 towards training children in business.
Crabtree School – £10,000 to help with drainage under a very muddy field.
Harpenden Colts – £10,000 to build an all weather pitch at Roundwood School.
Kinsbourne Common Nursery – £2,500 donation to Astroturf the children’s play area.
St. Albans Council – £7,000 for replacement of the dilapidated bus shelter near the Trust Office.
Friends of Roundwood Primary – £10,000 to transform a very muddy and unkempt play area.
Harpenden Academy – £10,000 towards playground equipment.
Harpenden Mencap – £8,280 to enable them to instal a new telephone system.
High Beeches School – £10,000 to build a new library for public and school use.
Homedell House (sheltered housing) – £1,000 to purchase a TV for the lounge.
Batford Memorial Hall – £11,500 towards a very necessary car park.
You can see that large sections of our Harpenden community continue to benefit from the funding available through the Trust.
Other donations made in the last 6 years include:
Community Meeting Point
The Daylight Club
Harpenden Saturday Carers Group
Harpenden Seniors Forum
Mencap Harpenden – Carlton Road Flats
The Salvation Army Christmas Lunch
St Albans & District Bereavement Network
St Albans & Harpenden CAB
St Albans & Harpenden Stroke Club
Youth and Schools Group
Harpenden Free School
High Street Methodist Church
Friends of Roundwood Primary School
Lea Primary School
Porters Hill Park Play Area
8th Harpenden Girl Guides
9th Harpenden Girl Guides
2nd Harpenden Scouts
3rd Harpenden Scouts
5th Harpenden Scouts
10th Harpenden Scouts/Explorers
Harpenden Expedition Club
Shackleton Explorer Scouts
Harpenden Cricket Club
Harpenden Football Club
St Albans & Harpenden Volunteer Police
Harpenden Rugby Football Club
Harpenden & Redbourn Division Girl Guides
Harpenden Indoor Bowling Club
Harpenden Swimming Club
Harpenden Voluntary Police Cadets
Quaker Meeting House
Batford Memorial Hall
Batford Springs Local Nature Reserve
Computer Friendly in Harpenden
Friends of Greenway Spinney
Harpenden & District Bowling Club
The Harpenden Money Advice Centre
The Harpenden Trust Care Fund
Southdown Methodist Church