News & Insights

15th January 2021 11:27am

Our Chief Exec, Hugh, pays tribute to former Chairman

Our CEO Hugh has paid tribute to a ‘dedicated and resolute’ former chairman, John Bennett, who has sadly died following a short illness. John, aged 76 years, of Hutton Rudby, was married to Alison - his wife of 55 years - and father to three sons Robin, Torquil and Rhuari as well as the proud grandfather to seven grandchildren. He became chairman of TVCF in 2005 and spent the next five years making a considerable impact on our grant giving organisation, which aims to empower communities to address disadvantage and exclusion in the Tees Valley.

10th November 2020 04:05pm

Sports Challenge sees £125K boost for Teesside Clubs

Thirteen Teesside children’s sports clubs have bagged a share of £124,909 thanks to a special challenge organised in partnership with TFM Cash for Kids and Tees Valley Community Foundation.

17th January 2019 09:00am

Make It Count & Keep It Safe

My dad was a very proud but private man. Born in the North East in 1919, he served in the Second World War and even had his photo taken with the great Sir Winston Churchill before spending most of his working life as a telecoms engineer. Read more...