Foundation Membership

Do you or your business already support local charities? Do you want a strategy to follow to maximise your corporate social responsibility?  Do you wish you could achieve more without putting a lot more effort in?

The Foundation Club is a group of like- minded local people who care about making a difference in Calderdale. We connect people who care with causes that matter.

There are different levels of membership, you can choose the one that’s right for you:

  • Voluntary Organisations

£10 per year

This is for Not-for-Profit organisations

  • Friend of the Foundation

£120 annually or £10 per month.

This is for individuals or small businesses/ sole traders

  • Foundation Club Members

£600 annually or £50 per month

The next membership networking event is on Wednesday 31st August between 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm at The Room, Town Hall Dental, Brighouse HD6 1EA. Tea and coffee will be served. To register your place, please visit eventbrite.

There are many benefits to joining the Foundation Club, including:

  • Being part of a group of people who care about their community and want to be part of something bigger making a difference
  • Supporting the Foundation so we can give out grants and continue our role to connect people and create a positive impact in our community in the 5 areas we have as priorities
  • The opportunity to show your support for an issue they care about
  • Monthly networking events
  • The opportunity to engage with the issues you care about and be connected with volunteering or fundraising opportunities
  • Certificate of membership
  • Logo to use on your website, email signature, and social media
  • Invite to social events
  • Receive our Annual Report
  • Invited to our AGM
  • 1 to 1 meeting as connectors and convenors to introduce you to people
  • Listed in our online directory

If you are a Foundation Club Member or a Friend of the Foundation, 100% of your membership fee goes towards making grants for one of the priorities you choose. Plus, in the first year we will match fund your membership to double the amount going towards making grants. If you are a Foundation Club member, your membership fee is £600 so £1200 will go towards grants and if you are a Friend of the Foundation, your membership fee is £120 so £240 will go towards making grants.

Complete the application form here

Click here to complete the application

The application form will ask you to choose where your match funded donation should be spent.