News and blog posts from the Semble team, job opportunities, and showing off some of the many mentions of Semble in the media (on and offline)

Semble is now officially a B Corporation! We are so delighted to be joining this movement which we have admired for so long.

2020-11-18T12:22:25+00:00

As my 9 year old daughter was tucking into her boiled egg and toast this morning I asked her whether she thought it was ok for companies to do what they like in order to make more money as long as they [...]

Semble is now officially a B Corporation! We are so delighted to be joining this movement which we have admired for so long.2020-11-18T12:22:25+00:00

Meet 4 projects that are part of the movement to get kids into the great outdoors

2020-10-05T17:20:08+00:00

Children are spending less time outside than ever before, affecting their health, wellbeing and love of the natural world. That’s why we’re proud to lead the Outdoor Classroom Day campaign, working with parents and educators to ensure kids get more time [...]

Meet 4 projects that are part of the movement to get kids into the great outdoors2020-10-05T17:20:08+00:00

6 Ways for Community Groups and Individuals to Celebrate Black History Month with Purpose

2020-10-29T16:08:52+00:00

Black History Month is a time when we focus our energy on celebrating the rich histories of Black individuals and communities. The first British Black History Month was held in London in 1987, led by Linda Bellos as a community-led response [...]

6 Ways for Community Groups and Individuals to Celebrate Black History Month with Purpose2020-10-29T16:08:52+00:00

Adapt to the Now – the mutual benefits of businesses and communities working together

2020-09-25T11:08:39+00:00

Only last month, someone forwarded me an article with the title “Only the Strongest Brands Will Survive”. While I appreciated the author’s energy, I couldn’t help but think they were heading in the wrong direction. The idea that only the strong [...]

Adapt to the Now – the mutual benefits of businesses and communities working together2020-09-25T11:08:39+00:00

Could you be our new EcoTalent Intern?

2020-09-25T10:03:49+00:00

WE'RE LOOKING FOR AN ECOTALENT INTERN TO SUPPORT OUR CAMPAIGNS TEAM IN BRISTOL Job title: EcoTalent Intern - Team support officer Application deadline: Wednesday 23 September, 11.59pm Interview Date: Thursday/Friday 1/2 October Salary: £9.30 per hour (Real Living Wage) Contract length: [...]

Could you be our new EcoTalent Intern?2020-09-25T10:03:49+00:00

Supporting Community Action in the long-tail of Covid-19

2020-05-05T13:16:15+00:00

We are facing an emergency the like of which most of us have never experienced. Quite rightly, we are currently concentrating on fighting the battle. The incredible surge of support from the public and the government has been heart-warming to see. [...]

Supporting Community Action in the long-tail of Covid-192020-05-05T13:16:15+00:00

Key learnings from Semble’s Covid-19 advice sharing workshop

2020-03-30T15:26:18+00:00

From the outset of the Covid-19 pandemic communities have come together to look out for the most isolated and vulnerable. To support the community leaders and compassionate neighbours in our network Semble held an advice sharing workshop on Wednesday 25 March. [...]

Key learnings from Semble’s Covid-19 advice sharing workshop2020-03-30T15:26:18+00:00

Funding available to community projects responding to coronavirus

2020-09-18T08:58:02+00:00

The Semble team has been blown away by the community action taking place in response to COVID-19. We have heard countless stories of communities organising and working to help keep each other safe and look after vulnerable people being most affected. [...]

Funding available to community projects responding to coronavirus2020-09-18T08:58:02+00:00

Communi-tea, And Other Ways That Teams Can Look After Each Other During These Unusual Times

2020-03-24T16:34:20+00:00

It’s wonderful to see so many people doing so many things to support each other over the coming weeks and months, from postcards through neighbours doors, the wonderful Beauty Banks appeal and the Mutual Aid Network among just a few. Here [...]

Communi-tea, And Other Ways That Teams Can Look After Each Other During These Unusual Times2020-03-24T16:34:20+00:00

Looking back and striding forward – get ready for action!

2020-04-14T11:29:34+00:00

A new year provides a perfect moment to reflect, take stock and get ready for action. Over the past decade, Semble has worked with changemakers across the UK and around the world to support community action. In 2019 we came together [...]

Looking back and striding forward – get ready for action!2020-04-14T11:29:34+00:00

Making the most of the festive season to create change: how to network

2019-12-04T15:51:19+00:00

It's that time of year again - the silly season when our diaries fill with festive gatherings. Colleagues, neighbours, friends and family get together to celebrate the year past and plan for the year ahead. Do you see these gatherings as [...]

Making the most of the festive season to create change: how to network2019-12-04T15:51:19+00:00

Join Semble as Project Manager | Deadline passed

2019-12-04T16:38:41+00:00

The deadline to apply for this position has now passed. Keep tuned for more opportunities as the Semble team continues to grow! Semble is looking for an amazing, passionate and energetic person to support our delivery of high profile, purpose-led projects and campaigns. Have [...]

Join Semble as Project Manager | Deadline passed2019-12-04T16:38:41+00:00

Join Semble as Office Assistant | Deadline passed

2019-12-04T16:38:29+00:00

The deadline to apply for this position has now passed. Keep tuned for more opportunities as the Semble team continues to grow! The Semble family is growing! We're looking for a bright, passionate, energetic and multi-tasking Office Assistant to support our hard-working [...]

Join Semble as Office Assistant | Deadline passed2019-12-04T16:38:29+00:00

Join Semble as Senior Project Manager | Deadline passed

2019-12-04T16:39:31+00:00

The deadline to apply for this position has now passed. Keep tuned for more opportunities as the Semble team continues to grow! Semble is looking for an experienced project manager to lead on the delivery of high profile, purpose led projects [...]

Join Semble as Senior Project Manager | Deadline passed2019-12-04T16:39:31+00:00

Carling and Everards: We Got This funding campaign shows their support for community projects in Leicestershire and Beyond

2019-09-06T13:01:59+00:00

Local community projects receive funding as part of Carling Made Local campaign working to invest in local projects and groups to help communities thrive.   In 2018 Carling, the UK’s number one lager, and Everards of Leicestershire launched ‘We Got This’. This [...]

Carling and Everards: We Got This funding campaign shows their support for community projects in Leicestershire and Beyond2019-09-06T13:01:59+00:00

Carling, Sizzling and Semble Show Their Support for Whitley Bay Community Allotment

2019-08-22T10:32:35+00:00

Whitley Bay Community Allotment, a volunteer-run community garden providing small growing plots for local residents in Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, has received funding to purchase numerous fruit trees as part of the Sizzling and Carling Community Action campaign, a Carling [...]

Carling, Sizzling and Semble Show Their Support for Whitley Bay Community Allotment2019-08-22T10:32:35+00:00

Carling, Sizzling and Semble show their support for Friends of Weelsby Woods

2019-08-22T10:33:33+00:00

Semble worked with Friends of Weelsby Woods a volunteer group dedicated to maintaining and improving the Grimsby-based public park, to support them to win funds for new animal carvings and benches as part of the Sizzling and Carling Community Action campaign. [...]

Carling, Sizzling and Semble show their support for Friends of Weelsby Woods2019-08-22T10:33:33+00:00

London Climate Action Week – taking it beyond London and into your commmunity

2019-08-12T14:16:59+00:00

The environment is at the heart of so much of what we do within the Semble community, and climate change is a vital issue in the hearts of most Semblers. The Climate Emergency declaration made by the UK and Irish Parliaments, [...]

London Climate Action Week – taking it beyond London and into your commmunity2019-08-12T14:16:59+00:00

I am a Firm Climate Change Believer; I Wish That I was Doing More About it.

2019-07-29T08:29:37+00:00

A rather unpleasant globe of guilt has been expanding in the pit of my stomach recently, and it has left me more than a little perplexed. This is because, despite seeing myself very much as a (gently) outspoken climate change believer, [...]

I am a Firm Climate Change Believer; I Wish That I was Doing More About it.2019-07-29T08:29:37+00:00

More stories from Eden Communities Camp: Feed Me Good & COGS

2019-08-12T14:30:34+00:00

We loved speaking to Nureen from Feed Me Good about the Feed Me Good Heritage Cookery Club project at the Eden Communities Camp. We also spoke to Harry from Cultivate Cornwall about the COGS project - Community Organisations and Groups Support. [...]

More stories from Eden Communities Camp: Feed Me Good & COGS2019-08-12T14:30:34+00:00