Charitable Trust

HOPE not hate

About HOPE not hate Charitable Trust

HOPE not hate - our goal

HOPE not hate exists to provide a positive antidote to the politics of hate. We combine first class research with community organising and grassroots actions to defeat hate groups and to build community resilience against extremism.

Hate is often the consequence of a loss of hope and an articulation of despair, but given an alternative, especially one that understands and addresses their anger, most people will choose HOPE over hate. Our job is to expose and undermine groups that preach hate, intolerance and division whilst uniting communities around what they have in common.

We aim to take a part in building a society that celebrates rather than scapegoats our differences.

HOPE not hate structure

HOPE not hate seeks to challenge and defeat the politics of hate and extremism within local communities, building resilience against the politics of hate and fear, at a national and grassroots level. In order to maximise our contribution to the debate and comply with all UK legislation, HOPE not hate operates via two separate and distinct legal entities, through which we deliver a range of activities and services.

You are currently on the website of HOPE not hate Charitable Trust (HNH Charitable), which is our charitable wing. HNH Charitable is the main vehicle for the development and execution of our community action & engagement plans, training and educational services. HNH Charitable seeks to equip local communities and groups to defeat hate at a grassroots level. We also seek to influence the national debate by providing briefings and training to public policy figures as well as statutory and non-statutory bodies. HNH Charitable enables us to make direct interventions during and after challenging events. HNH Ed also publishes regular pamphlets, toolkits, informational literature and analysis about extremists and the politics of hate both in the UK and abroad. HNH Charitable was founded in 1992.

HOPE not hate Ltd (HNH Ltd) is the registered company through which we deliver our political activity. The HNH Ltd website can be accessed here.

HOPE not hate Charitable Trust is registered with Companies House (2738367) and the Charity Commission (1013880)

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