Partner and Funder Information


Donnington Doorstep is a registered charity, and we can only provide our vital, life-changing services through the generosity of a wide range of donors and funders. We want to acknowledge the contribution all our supporters make, whether it’s a pound in the donation jar in our Drop-In space, or thousands of pounds to enable us to significantly improve and develop our facilities. Everything counts, and we are so grateful to have the good will and hard cash of many people behind what we do everyday. You can join them - find out more here.

Here are the organisations who have funded our work in the past two years:

  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Cave Foundation
  • Cooper Charitable Trust
  • Cherwell District Council
  • Doris Field Charitable Trust
  • Esmee Fairbairn
  • Garfield Weston Foundation
  • Lottery Partnership Fund (OX4 Food Crew)
  • Marsh Charitable Trust
  • Oxford City Council
  • Oxfordshire Community Foundation
  • Oxfordshire County Council
  • Oxford Quaker Meeting
  • Oxfordshire Youth
  • Oxford Youth Enterprise
  • Pilgrim Trust
  • PYE Trust
  • The Reeva and David Logan Foundation
  • SAFE!
  • Samworth Bridging Fund
  • St Aldates Parochial Charity
  • St Michaels and All Saints
  • Stanton Ballard Trust
  • Tambour Foundation
  • Trusthouse
  • Tudor Trust
  • West Oxfordshire District Council

To respect the privacy of our regular individual donors we do not list their names here, but you know who you are and how glad we are to have your support.


Doorstep is part of a network of third sector organisations that work in partnership with the statutory sector to provide services for children, young people and families in Oxfordshire. We also value our links to local community organisations and are always glad to hear from local initiatives interested in working together.

Our partnerships include:

  • Barracks Lane Community Garden
  • Children and Families Social Care
  • Donnington Community Centre
  • Donnington Tenants and Residents Association
  • Early Intervention Service Hubs
  • Iffley Parish
  • Local schools including: Comper Foundation School, Larkrise Primary School, East Oxford Primary School, Iffley Mead, St Gregory the Great, Oxford Spires Academy, Oxford Academy and Cheney secondary schools
  • Kingfisher Team
  • National Working Group on Child Sexual Exploitation.
  • Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Services
  • Ofsted and Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Oxford City Council
  • Oxford City Farm
  • Oxford Food Bank
  • Oxford for Oxford
  • Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
  • Oxfordshire Community and Voluntary Action
  • Oxfordshire County Council
  • Oxfordshire Play Association and Play Partnerships
  • Oxfordshire Safeguarding Children Board
  • Oxford Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre
  • Oxford University Internship Office
  • SAFE!
  • St Luke’s Church
  • Thames Valley Police
  • Viva Network


My child needs this place - she is really happy here. Me too.

A parent

What's on this week - 10th Jun 2024

  • Monday 9.30am - 2.30pm

    Family Drop In //info

  • Tuesday 9.30am - 3.00pm

    Family Drop In //info

  • Tuesday 3.00pm - 5.00pm

    After School Club

  • Wednesday - 9.30am - 2.30pm

    Family Drop In //info

  • Wednesday 5.30pm - 7.30pm

    Girls Group (age 9-18)

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