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    The LeicesterShire Historic Churches Trust needs to raise thousands of pounds every year to support our ongoing work helping the churches and chapels of Leicester and Leicestershire

  • Your donation will enable us to give help where it is most needed. Our funding helps to keep church buildings and their contents in good condition, and to improve them for community use by providing toilets, DDA access, etc.

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    We rely on your donations...

    We provide financial help for repairs and improvements to churches and chapels of all Christian denominations throughout Leicester and Leicestershire to help keep them fit for their purpose – for Christian worship, and as a community resource. We could not make grants without the help of our supporters.

    Since the LeicesterShire Historic Churches Trust was founded in 1964 we have given more than 1,000 grants totalling nearly £1,500,000 to help repair and improve our historic churches and chapels. If you, like us, want to help care for Leicestershire's churches and improve them for your community, please make a donation or support us through a legacy.

    How we are helping Leicestershire's churches & chapels

    12

    Churches and Chapels helped at our grants meeting in June 2024. Our next grants meeting is in November.

    £29,400

    Grants were awarded at that meeting for repairs, improvements and new facilities.

    150-200

    People took part in Ride+Stride in 2023, helping to raise £37,253 shared between the Trust and the churches and chapels nominated by participants

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