Meet Our Supporters

The Institute for Community Studies has been launched with generous support from Power to Change, Friends Provident Foundation and a large private donation. The Young Foundation are hugely grateful for all their continued encouragement, help and support in bringing the Institute to life. 

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Friends Provident Foundation

Friends Provident Foundation is an independent charity that makes grants and uses its endowment towards a fair, resilient and sustainable economic system that serves society. They connect, fund, invest and share learning to shape an economy that works for all.


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Power to Change

Power to Change is an independent charitable trust that supports and develops community businesses in England. They use their endowment to strengthen community businesses across England by providing money, advice and support to help local people come together to take control.