Harpenden Trust News

New! Harpenden Trust Summer 2022 Newsletter

29 June 2022
The latest Harpenden Trust Newsletter, Summer 2022 is now available. View here.

Fair Thanks for Community Fund Support for the Lea School

27 June 2022
It was the last weekend of June and time for the Lea Primary School Summer Fair. The Harpenden Trust were delighted to have a stall promoting their services to the community but also to provide Teddy Bear Hoopla for the children. The Fair was very well attended and a great…

A Busy Day - The Harpenden Trust at the Town Carnival

20 June 2022
The Harpenden Trust had a very busy day at the recent (Saturday, 18 June) Carnival on the Common. The hands-on bubble activity was on full-throttle from the moment the Carnival started at 12:00 noon to around 5:15pm. Even the rain did not dampen the enthusiasm! For the younger children who…

Jubilee Fundraising for the Trust

20 June 2022
The residents of Eliot Place used the Platinum Jubilee as a good excuse to dress up and party whilst raising money for their local charity.

The Trust's Continuing Support for the Local NHS Walk-in Vaccination Centre

17 June 2022
Since the closure of the COVID-19 vaccination centre at the Harpenden Public Halls, the Harpenden Trust has continued to help our local NHS walk-in centre by providing volunteers to greet visitors and guide them to the vaccinators. A total of 7 clinics have been held since April 2022.

Jubilee Party Donation to the Trust

11 June 2022
The Harpenden Trust was delighted to receive a donation of £150 from a platinum jubilee street party in Roundwood Park. Organisers suggested a voluntary donation from attendees, who enjoyed an afternoon of fun and cake with their neighbours. Roundwood Park resident Katy (pictured) was pleased to share photos from the…

Jubilee Coffee Morning Enjoyed by our Seniors

07 June 2022
The Harpenden Trust's Care Fund hosts two coffee mornings a week for seniors living in our community who would like some company. Our special Jubilee Coffee Morning, held this morning, was enjoyed by over 40 guests. Many thanks to all who came along and to our dedicated team of volunteers…

Seniors Fair - A Great Success

08 June 2022
The 2022 Seniors Fair was held under the auspices of the Harpenden Trust for the first time. The Fair was in the relatively new Eric Morecambe Centre (EMC) on Tuesday, 5 April, after an interval of 2 ½ years, the last one being in the Public Halls in October 2019,…

Harpenden Trust News provides ongoing news and announcements relating to the work and presence of the Harpenden Trust in AL5.

The Harpenden Trust is here to help Harpenden people in need, individually and collectively. For residents suffering hardship and in need of the support of a good neighbour the Harpenden Trust is here to be that good neighbour, with the active support of the town’s residents as volunteers and donors. The Trust also works to benefit organisations, charities and community groups within Harpenden. Harpenden Trust News provides updates on the work of the Care Fund and the Community Fund and also on the support the Trust receives from the Harpenden community. In the News you can see how the Trust’s volunteers are making a real and sustained difference to individuals, families and the community.

Harpenden Trust News also provides regular updates on events, appeals, activities and the facilities of the Trust. It provides a ‘go to’ for the Trust’s engagement across Harpenden.

Read Harpenden Trust News and learn about the work of volunteers, learn about the events what we do to support seniors and our involvement with local schools, learn about the money we put into improving playgrounds, the environment and many other Harpenden facilities. Learn also about our work during the Coronavirus pandemic. Learn about how the Harpenden Trust is your Harpenden good neighbour.