West Itchen Community Trust Ltd is a social enterprise established for the community development and regeneration of inner-city Southampton.
As a social enterprise we make our money from commercial property investment but our profits are re-invested into the West Itchen area. We do not have shareholders, we have members and together we are supporting a vibrant community.
Our Mission is:
To work as an independent Trust to continue with the regeneration of the West Itchen area, to champion its needs and to assist the aspirations of the people living and working there.
To develop the assets of the Trust and to assist other organisations in the area bid for funds.
Our Mission Statement has been developed into our Vision for the area:
Supporting a vibrant community…
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Southampton community groups – Apply for a small grant
Community Chest is Southampton City Councilâ€™s small grant scheme. Grants of between Â£100 and Â£2,500 are available for small, volunteer led community groups in Southampton. Closes Tuesday 15 November 2016.August 17, 2016
Masterchef winner talks about her Bedford Place restaurant
Masterchef winner Shelina Permalloo talks about being a Sotonian, opening a restaurant in Bedford Place and the hard work involved in running a business.
Stand Up For Racism
7pm 8.30pm Tuesday 30 August at Ropewalk Centre, 53 Derby Road, SO14 0DJ. Challenging and campaigning against all forms of racism and scapegoating. Contact Steve Squibbs on 07411 604605August 30, 2016
Marwell’s Zany Zebra Competition – Closes
Closing 31 August. Simply track down ‘Who’s you?’ on the trail and count the number of faces painted on the Zebra Sculpture. Email: email@example.com with your answer and title your email ‘Marwell’s Zany Zebras competition’.August 31, 2016
SVS Friday Forum – focus on Local Cultural Organisations
9.30am – 12.30pm, Friday 2 September at Voluntary Action Centre, St Marys. A talk by James Gough about the city’s cultural strategy followed by a showcase including John Hansard Gallery, City Eye, SoCo Music Project and Art Asia. Contact SVS to attend.September 2, 2016