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Our impact

Every year we help hundreds of churches, chapels and meeting houses to stay open, helping to save precious heritage and keeping churches at the beating heart of local communities.

Churches are impressive, exciting and surprising places.

We believe they should be loved and supported.

Working together with churches in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, we help to keep these historic buildings thriving today, and tomorrow.

Our impact in numbers

  • 2000 Churches and chapels

    We've helped keep open, in good repair and supporting local people since 2007

  • £ 2 million we awarded in 2023

    To churches and chapels for urgent repairs, new facilities such as loos and kitchens and essential maintenance

  • 7 Churches and chapels

    Removed from the Heritage at Risk Register in 2023 with the support of our grants

Our special projects

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Heritage Stimulus Fund

Funding urgent repairs to historic local churches as part of the Government's Culture Recovery Fund.


Experiencing Sacred Wales

Attracting more UK and international visitors to experience the wonderful sacred heritage of Wales, particularly those along and close to The Wales Way.


Treasure Ireland

Supporting historic places of worship and helping visitors discover the incredible sacred heritage of Northern Ireland.

Putting churches on the visitor map

Explore surprising and intriguing churches across the UK. Plan the perfect day out and see wonderful church buildings in a new light.

Search what's possible

Our campaigns

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The House of Good

Churches contribute over £55 billion of social and economic value to the UK each year - find out about our pioneering research.


Latest news

Find out how we are keeping the UK's wonderful churches open and thriving.