Groundwork is a federation of charities working locally and nationally to transform lives in the UK’s most disadvantaged communities.

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Find out how we’re changing places and lives in your area.


Groundwork's response to COVID-19

Across the UK, Groundwork is adapting its local delivery in order to support communities during the COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19 response appeal

COVID-19 response appeal

We are stepping up our work to respond to a new national crisis but we need your support to help more communities to get back onto their feet..

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Whether you're looking for a grant to turn your community project into a reality, want to partner with us to change lives or simply want to give a few hours a week to a cause that benefits your community, Groundwork can help you do something special.

Our impact

We help people to carry out thousands of projects each year. Tackling climate change. Helping people out of fuel poverty. Bringing out the best in young people by helping them to improve their local area. Building stronger communities by improving green space. Getting people back into work and creating green jobs. Last year alone we:

Invested£96 millioninto communities

£96 million
into communities

Supported9,000 community organisations

community organisations

Unlocked50,000days of social action

days of social action

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