The majority of money is raised by personal donation from those attending services, and by letting rooms in the Church Centre. However, in the last five years, additional support has been received from the below supporters.

Irena, Nigel, Marianna, Josna and Jane from Walsall Council's Community, Equality and Cohesion scheme tidying the churchyard as part of The Big Help Out for the Coronation.

Audiovisual Equipment

Allchurches Trust Hope Beyond Grant – Broadband and Live Streaming equipment

Blue Coat Trust – Laser projector

CCTV and Security Lighting

Crowdfunder – Safer St. Matthew’s

Police and Crimes Commissioner Active Citizens Fund

Arnold Clark


Plus donations from DNA Investment Holdings Ltd. and MLW Holdings Ltd.

Legacy Project Feasibility Study

National Lottery Heritage Fund

The National Churches Trust

The Lichfield Diocese Community Fund




Church Hill Conservation Area

Clean and Green

Transport for West Midlands

Plus voluntary work by Acorn Environmental Tree Surgeons and work from Community Payback.

General running of the Church

Thanks to the staff at Asda, especially their community champion, Martin Bateman.

Bequests and Legacies

Meg Caine, Muriel Gumberly and Ken Draper