The money for the charity, which supports families in the borough, comes from Berkshire Community Foundation’s Give a Child a Chance fund.
Tessa Dove, scheme organiser at Home-Start Bracknell Forest, said she was “overwhelmed”.
She said: “It will help us with costs such as volunteer expenses and office costs – both of which are essential in helping us meet the needs of the families we support.
Jess Nicholls, grants manager at Berkshire Community Foundation – an umbrella organisation for the county’s charities – said groups like Home-Start Bracknell Forest are vital to the community.
She said: “It is important local people recognise the work done by our local charities.”
To find out more about Home-Start contact Tessa or Val on 01344 860025.