GRASSROOTS is blessed to have a number of partners engaged with it's work including (in alphabetical order):
Beds, Essex & Herts Methodist District, which was formed in September 2006 when the previous London Districts of the Methodist Church were re-shaped, is made up of 12 circuits which cover the counties of Bedfordshire, Essex and Hertfordshire.
Diocese of Northampton is one of the 22 Roman Catholic dioceses in England and Wales and a Latin Rite suffragan diocese of Westminster, covering the counties of Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire.
Diocese of St Albans comprises the historic counties of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire and forms part of the Province of Canterbury in England, part of the wider Church of England, in turn part of the worldwide Anglican Communion.
Luton Council of Faiths (LCOF) is a voluntary organisation based in Luton, committed to encourage and promote tolerance, respect and mutual understanding among people of all faiths and cultures.
Reconciliation Walk is a missional community working with and alongside the local church in reaching out to it's neighbours in the highly diverse town of Luton.
Thames North Synod is one of 13 Synods that make up the United Reformed Church, and serves communities in Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, Berkshire, Greater London and Essex.
Other key partners include Churches and other faith communities in Luton, Bury Park Beech Hill Council of Churches, Daughters of the Holy Spirit, Ghar se Ghar and New Creations.
GRASSROOTS is also deeply thankful to both past and present funders who have greatly helped continue our work (in alphabetical order):
- Allder Trust
- CAFOD (Catholic Agency for Overseas Development)
- Church of England (CofE) Diocese of St Albans
- Luton Council of Faiths (LCOF)
- Beds, Essex and Herts Methodist District
- Near Neighbours (Church Urban Fund)
- Roman Catholic Diocese of Northampton
- United Reformed Church (URC) Thames North Synod
We would also like to thank all of our past and present volunteers who have given us so much time, hard work and commitment in contributing to the events, activities and projects in which GRASSROOTS are engaged. Should you be interested in volunteering with us then please get in touch!