PART OF THE FABRIC OF THE TOWN FOR OVER 450 YEARS
What we do
WE UNLOCK POTENTIAL
Our aim is for everyone to have pride in our community and to realise their own potential.
We give grants to local community projects, awarding over £11 million over the past 10 years. We support, promote and provide education. We offer accommodation for Bedford's older people.
OUR YEAR IN NUMBERS
01 July 2018 - 30 June 2019
£1,275,179 given in grants to Bedford Borough
Spent on means-tested Harpur Trust bursary awards
£1.5 million committed by Trustees to support Bedford through Covid
110 laptops purchased for local vulnerable pupils
£50,000 pledged for summer courses to re-engage vulnerable pupils
|196||Pupils received means-tested bursary awards|
|1,100||Staff employed by us|
|3,609||Pupils were educated at Harpur Trust schools|