The HEART Forum counts the following groups and projects as being integral in its objectives to meet its Heritage and Arts Tourism agenda:

Folkestone Arts Society, Folkestone Arts Cooperative, Folkestone Archaeological Group, The Remembrance Line, Shipping and Port Management Ltd – Folkestone Ferries Group, Folkestone Peoples’ History Centre, Folkestone Family History Group, Folkestone Trawlers, Folkestone Fishing and Heritage History Group, Folkestone Festivals, The Grand, Shepway Hoteliers Association, The Shorncliffe Trust, Friends of The Leas Pavilion, Priory Leas Residents Association, Dymchurch & District Heritage Group, Friends of St Leonards, Friends of St Eanswythe’s, St Peter’s Church, Kent Battle of Britain Museum, Westenhanger Castle, Port Lympne, Friends of the Romney Marsh Churches, The IMOS Foundation, Jim Jam Arts, The Romney Marsh Community Theatre, Jon Anton Entertainments, The Marsh Writers Group, The Marsh Bowmen, H G Wells Festival, Samuel Plimsoll Commemoration Committee, FHODS, Pavement Pounders, The Leas Lift CiC, Strange Cargo, Folkestone Community Choir, Sunflower House, Arc Creative Design, The RH&D Railway, The Kent Trust Visitor Centre, Romney Marsh, Sandgate Parish Council, Hythe Civic Society, Sandgate Society, Go Folkestone, Step Short, The Samuel Plimsoll Memorial Campaign

The Heart Forum has received support from:

Damian Collins MP, Shepway District Council and its Cabinet, Folkestone Town Council and various Ward Members (with Grants), Historic England, KCC Libraries, KCC Archaeology, Canterbury Christchurch University (ATU), Folkestone Harbour Company, The Creative Foundation White Cliffs Project, DAC Canterbury, Folkestone Town Council, FTCM, Town Team, Historic England, English Heritage, The Belgian Embassy and Belgian Tourist Office, The Canadian High Commission, Norway Direct, Network Rail, SouthEastern Railways, The National Maritime Archaeological Trust, Western Front Association, and the Royal British Legion, Visit Kent, DFH&RM (Discover Folkestone), Screen South, The Folkestone Estate, SAGA, ‘ Funding for All’, The Burlington Hotel, Wards Hotel, The PCC of St Peter’s Church