About Us

GRCC is committed to strengthening and working with Gloucestershire’s communities. We are an independent, Charitable Company, limited by guarantee. 

Our mission, 'to inspire, support and deliver community action' is at the heart of everything we do with a wide range of services available to you. Be sure check out the 'What We Do' section to what we can do for you.

We work county wide, both in urban and rural Gloucestershire. We are a rural champion, part of a network of 38 Rural Community Councils across England, working under the umbrella of ACRE (Action with Rural Communities in England) and reporting directly to DEFRA.

We are continually working towards our core strategic objectives. These are:

  • To Strengthen communities to develop vibrant and sustainable places to live and work.
  • Deliver valuable VCSE sector support and training across Gloucestershire.
  • Champion the voice of rural communities in Gloucestershire.
  • Remain a sustainable and respected organisation.

Our values sit deeply within our culture and underpin everything we do at GRCC. These values are:

Integrity • Independent • Inclusive • Inspiring • Empowering

If you would like to help us continue to support communities you can become a GRCC member by clicking the button on the right.