Leicestershire First

Promoting leadership, excellence and citizenship in the community of Leicestershire.



Leicestershire & Rutland Community Foundation are a first point of call for philanthropists, companies and individuals  who want to give effectively in Leicestershire and Rutland. We offer support for your giving and provide a clear, current picture of the wide range of local needs and have contacts with other major donors. 


The Beacon Fellowship


Beacon is a charitable organisation set up to encourage individual contributions to charitable and social causes and to celebrate and showcase best practice in giving.Beacon awards annual prizes to individuals who have made exceptional contributions to charitable causes or to organisations that benefit the public.

Community Channelhttp://www.communitychannel.org

Community Channel makes you think again about the world around you, and inspires you to take action on the causes and issues that matter to you. Broadcasting original shows, the best of terrestrial TV and showcasing the work of new directors and community programme makers, Community Channel is the place for real-life stories.

Leicester City Councilhttp://www.leicester.gov.uk

Leicester City Council is the unitary authority serving the citizens, communities and businesses of Leicester, the biggest city in the East Midlands.

Leicestershire County Councilhttp://www.leics.gov.uk

Leicestershire County Council provides a wide range of services to over 600,000 local people. Information about our services, role and work with partners can be found here. We provide some services on-line, enable you to make your views known and link to other public services in Leicestershire.

 The Beacon Fellowship Community Channel Leicestershire County Council