Sue and Margaret attended The Queen’s Garden Party at Buckingham Palace, on 16th May 2017, having received The Queen’s Award for volunteering. On 28 September 2017, Hope Community Project was presented with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service at a ceremony attended by the Mayor and the Deputy Lord Lieutenant of the West Midlands. The prestigious award is the MBE for volunteer groups. It is the highest award given to volunteer groups across the UK to recognise outstanding work done in their own communities.


Photos by Martyn Adams