Community Boost CIC is continuing the work established by its parent organisation, Regenerating Communities Ltd.  The aim of Community Boost is to provide benefit to both community based organisations, and to groups of people deemed at risk of social exclusion.

Since October 2011 the 2 organisations have:

  • Generated over £700k in funding for voluntary and community organisations
  • Helped people set up their own Community Interest Companies
  • Project managed a range of community based initiatives
  • Worked with organisations to help them refocus their targets towards stronger and more sustainable outcomes
  • Responded to identified gaps in services to local communities by obtaining funding to help local organisations tackle these needs.

In 2018 Community Boost worked with the following organisations:

  • Aquarius
  • Tender Care
  • RFA Beauty Foundation
  • Ark of Hope
  • KO Community Projects
  • CAWF (Community Action Wyre Forest)
  • St Stephen’s Church, Worcester
  • SOBS (Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide)
  • Norton Parish Church Council
  • MOTOV8
  • Forgotten Favourites
  • 3R Productions and Events
  • Worcester City Council

In 2018, Community Boost helped the following organisations develop their business strategies to be able to form either Community Interest Companies or become legally constituted voluntary organisations:

  • The Word Association
  • Caravan Music
  • RAAG
  • Fighting Chance

Community Boost is managed by Keith Slater. Keith has had over 40 years of experience in the voluntary and community sectors and is now ensuring that community based organisations have both the resources and skills to deliver a range of local projects and initiatives.

Keith Slater is

  • Director of Community Boost CIC
  • Trustee at Community Action Wyre Forest
  • Co-director of KO Community Projects
  • Chair of Governors at Tudor Grange Academy, Worcester