Supporting Us

As a not for profit body Blackdown Support Group relies on grant funding and donations to continue to provide much needed support to those in need in the Blackdown Hills.  We are most grateful to around 100 people who regularly support us by way of donation, and to the families of those who make generous bequests.

In addition we receive support from the following:

Devon County Council
Somerset County Council
Clayhidon Parish Council
Dunkeswell Parish Council
Devon Coronavirus Prompt Action Fund
Devon Access to Services
Waitrose Community Matters
Valley Arts (Culm Valley)

Hemyock Parish Council
Otterford Parish Council
Churchstanton Community Fund
Clayhidon Charity
Culmstock Allotments Society
Devon Coronavirus Response and Recovery Fund
Movement for Good Award
Persimmon Homes Community Champions

If you would like to support us, and the work that we do, you can become a friend of Blackdown Support Group. By donating just £8 per year you will receive a copy of our quarterly newsletter and an invitation to our annual cream tea, and know that you are helping us to help others.

However you support us, if you are a UK taxpayer, please remember to declare this when you donate. By doing so HMRC will increase your donation by 25%!!

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If you have some time to spare, no matter how little, and would like to help us make a difference in our community, please contact the office and ask about becoming a volunteer.  Details can be found on our ‘Contact Us’ page.