Cleveland Charities Trust formed its original slogan ‘Keep it in Cleveland’.
Jenny Hopper appointed Chief Executive. Geoffrey Collins, Peter Gowland, Ron Norman, James Grierson & Malcolm Bainbridge become Trustees.
Name changed to Cleveland Community Foundation. Lady Gisbrough becomes a Patron.
Tees Hartlepool Port Authority pledges £150,000. Alan Kitching becomes a Trustee.
Ron Norman becomes Acting Chairman.
£100,000 of pledges attained by Foundation
Les Bell pledges £50,000 to establish the Foundation's first “named” fund.
John Bloom becomes a trustee.
Northern Electric pledges £100,000
Teesside Development Corporation pledges £250,000.
Pledges total £1.35 million.
£100,000 gift from ICI/ENRON/ Amoco.
Bulkhaul, Leech and Middlesbrough Football Club make donations.
CAF/Matt Challenge Trust target achieved. Investments valued at over £1m for first time.
Foundation Chair Ron Norman knighted.
Teesside TEC pledges £100,000 Northumbrian Water £50,000 more, Northern Electric £62,000, BASF £45,000, Tees Power £45,000
Value of General Endowment Fund £2,654,187
Tony Gillham becomes Chairman
Sir Ron Norman becomes President, Kevin Ryan appointed as Chief Executive
Value of Endowment Fund £3,115,000
Value of Endowment Fund £4,047,000
Grant giving exceeds £1m
Hartlepool Power Fund pledges £30,000
Stockton Social Services Trust Fund of £100,000 transferred to Foundation
Value of Endowment Fund £5,329,000
Dupont make £50,000 donation
Local Network Fund Partnership begins. £2m awarded in grants, gifts and donations
John Bloom becomes Vice President
Value of General Endowment Fund £5,794,000
Foundation becomes owner of Peat Rigg Outdoor Centre
Name changed to Tees Valley Community Foundation
Permanent Endowment Fund valued at £5,613,000
Nan Bloom sets up Law Bursary
£2.4m given out in grants. Advansa Fund established
John Bennett becomes Chairman
William Weston appointed Chief Executive
Hugh McGouran appointed Chief Executive
Permanent Endowment Fund valued at £7,500,000
Chris Hope becomes Chairman
Relocate to Falcon Court
Tees Power Station fund reaches £1m - our single biggest donor
25 years since the opening of the governing documents of The Cleveland Charitable Trust
Tees Offshore Wind Farm Fund established
TVCF makes first strategic investment in Middlesbrough Football Club Foundation
TVCF launches Intelligent Investment Programme
£450,000 invested into Peat Rigg Outdoor Centres
Award-winning Cash for Kids partnership with TFM rolled out nationwide by Bauer Media.
Neil Kenley becomes Chairman
Welcomed three new trustees; Nigel Williams, Emma Read and Wendy John
Embraced working from home during Covid-19 lockdown – established and distributed Teesside Covid Relief Fund
Launched dedicated Redcar & Cleveland Emergency Fund in partnership with RCVDA and Sirius Minerals Foundation