Harpenden Trust News

A FEW TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE - DON'T MISS OUT .... Party Aint Over - Music From the 1960s and '70s to Raise Money for the Trust - Saturday, 1 June

16 May 2024
Harpenden Band the‘Party Aint Over’ will be performing live at the Trust Halls (above the Co-op supermarket in Southdown) to raise money for the Harpenden Trust, on Saturday, 1 June, at 7.00 pm.

Well Done! Roundwood School Young Enterprise Progress to Regional Final

01 May 2024
The Harpenden Trust's Community Fund have been pleased to support Harpenden's senior schools in participating in the Young Enterprise project where students start up and run their own businesses. A national competition is run each year and this year Roundwood School are to be congratulated for progressing to the regional…

The Well Bean Community Cafe - A Vibrant Community Hub Dedicated to Fostering Connection, Conversation and a Shared Love of a Mid-morning Cup of Tea or Coffee

30 April 2024
Come and join us at The Well Bean Cafe in the Harpenden Trust’s premises at 130a Southdown Road (above the Co-Op supermarket). Open weekdays 10.30 am to 12.30pm, the cafe boasts a range of hot and cold drinks and delicious cakes baked by our own volunteers. We do not set…

Hurrah the Rovers!

28 April 2024
The Harpenden Trust Community Fund have been delighted to have supported Harpenden Rovers Youth FC who have seen the number of members grow to over 200 boys and girls aged between five and thirteen. They play at Katherine Warington School, Harpenden and are also delighted to display the Harpenden Trust…

Harpenden Trust Care Fund Update, April 2024

23 April 2024
At the time of writing our Seniors Fair Team have been working very hard to get everything in place for the Harpenden Trust Seniors Fair on 10 April – a separate update is available (previous News item). 

Volunteering Role Involving the Skills of Managing a Website

20 April 2024
A specific volunteering role involving the skills of managing a website.

Harpenden Seniors Fair, 10 April - A Huge Success

18 April 2024
The Seniors Fair was held on Wednesday, 10 April at the Eric Morecambe Centre and was a huge success. We broke our record from last year with a total of 422 visitors spread across the three hours the Fair was open! A total of 34 exhibitors were in attendance, located…

Introducing ... Alison

16 April 2024
I began volunteering with the Harpenden Trust in 2021 at the COVID Vaccination Centre.  It was great to feel able to help in some small way during that time. When that ended, I kept my eye out for other opportunities and got in touch again when the Trust were looking for…

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.