Do you need help with school costs? Live in the Alvechurch area?

There is a local Trust whose aim is to provide funds for educational purposes to young people in the area around Alvechurch, in strict confidence.

These grants may take the form of assistance towards the cost of books or IT equipment required for further education.

Additionally, grants are also provided for educational trips, both at home and abroad.

It has a website with an application form for these money grants for educational purposes to young people within the local area of Hopwood, Rowney Green, Alvechurch and parts of Barnt Green.

Go to www.alvechurchgst.org.uk, check you are eligible and apply now.