Our charity looks to support people of all ages and backgrounds and bring them together to inspire a sense of community in all that we do.

our story

In 1596 the Archbishop of Canterbury, John Whitgift, laid the first two foundation stones of the Hospital of The Holy Trinity. In the same year, just yards down the road, he opened a school.

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our people

We employ more than 1,000 people in Croydon across our foundation schools, care homes, and the Carers Information Service.

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For 425 years, we’ve used land and assets set aside by our Founder to generate income which we put back into our community.

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our history

For more than 425 years, we’ve been investing in our local community – ensuring a lasting legacy to educate and care for the people of Croydon, now and for generations to come.

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