b'Elevating Small CharitiesSmall, well-run charitiestransform lives every day.They do work that has ameasurable impact, yet theystruggle to compete forfunding. Championing GrantsChampioning grants provide unrestricted funds to support small charities that often operateunder the radar but are doing great work. In 2021, the Foundation provided 57 championinggrants totalling 35,705 for causes close to the hearts of our members. These grantssupported charities and projects working across a wide range of areas in local communities.Hull & East Riding BreastFriendsIn 2021, HER Breast Friends received A huge thank you for the incredibly generous4,000 to support their work in makingdonations. As a small local grassrootsa positive contribution towards the recovery charity, your donations will help us continueof patients who have had or are receiving supporting not only people affected bycancer treatment.breast cancer but others with illnesses andhair loss, who gain positive benefits from ourHER Breast Friends offers a range of services, support and friendship.services from monthly coffee mornings, PinkPamper Days, wig and bra banks to theirBreast Awareness Campaign and theBuddleia Therapy Service, and many otherthings in between.HER Breast Friends aims to inspire andencourage and make a difference by helpingto promote a positive approach to living withbreast cancer.'