Independent Cinema Office: Access to cinema that nourishes the soul and changes lives
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Independent Cinema Office: Access to cinema that nourishes the soul and changes lives

The Independent Cinema Office (ICO) is the UK’s national body that supports independent cinemas, film festivals and exhibitors of all forms. It strives to develop an open, challenging and thriving film sector.
Lyvennet Community Trust: by the community, for the community
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Lyvennet Community Trust: by the community, for the community

Lyvennet Community Trust ensures that local housing remains genuinely affordable. Charity Bank loans have helped the trust to grow the number of properties that are within the means of local people.
Portsmouth Abuse and Rape Counselling Service (PARCS) – supporting survivors
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Portsmouth Abuse and Rape Counselling Service (PARCS) – supporting survivors

PARCS aims to promote healthy relationships and alleviate the distress associated with rape and sexual abuse. The charity turned to Charity Bank for a loan to buy its new centre.
Homes for Good: creating affordable homes in Scotland
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Homes for Good: creating affordable homes in Scotland

Homes for Good is bringing quality, affordable homes within reach of hundreds of people on low incomes in Glasgow.
Footprints Family Centre: alleviating poverty and providing opportunity In Buttershaw, Bradford
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Footprints Family Centre: alleviating poverty and providing opportunity In Buttershaw, Bradford

Footprints Family Centre aims to alleviate poverty on the estate of Buttershaw, Bradford. Charity Bank loans enabled the charity to open a second nursery and carry out renovations.
Folkestone Sports Centre Trust: Affordable sports and leisure for all
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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.
The Causeway Hall: bringing communities together
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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.
Coventry Church Municipal Charities: sheltered accommodation for those in need
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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.
Family Action: building stronger families and brighter lives
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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.