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Volunteer Training

This Autumn, Cinnamon will be hosting training for volunteers across the UK

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Our Purpose

To serve the nation by making it as easy as possible for local churches to help those most at need in their communities.

Our Values

The Cinnamon Network has seven core values which define its identity and way of working...

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Our Story

Cinnamon Network began at the end of 2010 in response to growing social need, public sector reform, increasing recognition of the role of voluntary organisations and the economic cuts. 50 Christian CEOs and leaders were challenged to consider how the Christian community could deliver more local transformation at national scale and to do so at speed.

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  • John Glen MP

    Matt Bird has provided the vision, energy and determination to get The Cinnamon Network up and running. For me it has provided an unrivalled resource which has facilitated seed funding for projects in...

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  • Rev Graham Singh

    We receive loads of communications and funding opportunities - many of which are irrelevant or out of reach. We have been so encouraged to be part of the Cinnamon Network and (let's be honest!) to hav...

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  • Rev Canon Dr Martyn Atkins

    I want to offer my wholehearted support to The Cinnamon Network and the vision for community franchising. They healthily combine faith and values with professionalism, integrity and a deep commitment ...

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  • Rev Jonathan Edwards

    I am always encouraged to see Christians immersing themselves in projects which strengthen the fabric of our society. This is exactly what Jesus would want us to do. Impressive and imaginative work is...

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