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    Crazy Golf at Elleray Hall

    Funding from Greggs Foundation enabled Elleray Hall Social Cub to purchase the equipment needed to run an indoor weekly crazy golf activity. Elleray Hall is a day-time social centre aiming to promote independent living and reduce the loneliness and social isolation of vulnerable adults living locally. We achieve this by Read more [...]

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    Balham Community Garden

    A green and usable outdoor area for all members of the local community, especially the elderly, at the Kalos Centre (owned by Balham Community Church). Free weekly gardening classes focusing on growing herbs and making soup with what we grow. We emphasise increased awareness of the environment, the benefits of Read more [...]

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    Maidenhead Festival

    Maidenhead Festival is the biggest, regularly organised, free, public event in Maidenhead and has many benefits for our community, including building community spirit and goodwill. It helps to strengthen the charities and other organisations which take part by providing a platform for publicity, fund raising and recruitment. We also aim Read more [...]

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    Serious Play

    Laughter. Running. Jumping. Climbing. Sliding. When you think of a playground, you think of a happy, carefree environment. But there’s much more than just fun. Playgrounds are like hands-on classrooms where children are able to test and extend their abilities, develop their self confidence, assess risk correctly and enjoy and Read more [...]

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    GranPart support group

    GranPart is a support group for grandparents that denied access from their grandchildren for various reasons. We have monthly meetings in Milton Keynes and Northampton. We are always looking for ways to promote awareness of the group to gain more members. We have been running the group since 2015. I Read more [...]

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    Share Nurseries

    Share Nurseries, a social enterprise of Share Community, sells bedding, vegetable and herb plants throughout the year. Everything we sell is lovingly grown and nurtured by Share students as part of their horticulture training. As well as gardening skills, this gives our students a pathway into work-related activities and teaches Read more [...]

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    Okehampton Community Garden

    Okehampton Community Garden started in April 2012.  We have a one acre site overlooking North Dartmoor.  On site we have a meeting space, compost toilet and polytunnel.  We aim to bring together members of the community to support and encourage gardening of all kinds, especially the growing of food. We Read more [...]

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    Pavilion in the Park (PiPs)

    The Alcohol Education Trust is a Dorset-based charity that works nationally helping 500,000 young people in 2,100 schools, youth and sports clubs make safer, healthier choices, improving their resilience and life chances each year. Until now we have operated out of a garden garage and in 2019, our 10th Birthday, Read more [...]

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    Reedbed Planting at Bodenham Lake

    Funding from Tesco Bags of Help, enabled Herefordshire Wildlife Trust tvolunteers to plant over 1000 reed plants at Bodenham Lake. Reedbed provides essential shelter for animals and without it they are vulnerable to predators and can stop them rearing young successfully. The large feathery spikes of a reedbed are a Read more [...]

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    Blood Bikes Scotland

    Blood Bikes Scotland is a registered charity run under the National Association of Blood Bikes (NABB). Currently operating a fleet of specially adapted, high-visibility motorcycles including an electric scooter. We have recently secured a sponsorship deal with Waterman’s Solicitors for a 3 year lease deal on a car.  Our small Read more [...]

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    Acknowledgingyouths CIC

    Acknowledging Youths CIC will continue to share its seventh year of helping disadvantaged people into employment through a formal programme of training, workshops and job placements. So far, we have supported more than 4,000 people, but we need to do more! Especially as knife crime across London continues to cause Read more [...]

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    St Elizabeth Hospice

    St Elizabeth Hospice improves life for people living with progressive and terminal illnesses. Our work is centred around an individual’s needs. We provide specialist support wherever it is needed, in your home, in the community or at our hospice.

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    OneSharedEarth

    OneSharedEarth works with volunteers to provide answers to environmental questions supported by facts and research; information broken down so it is easily understood by the readers. We also organise events on environmental issues to get questions from people, especially children’s events with schools, libraries, etc. Our volunteers take on various Read more [...]

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    Dogs for Good South West

    Dogs for Good is a life-transforming charity that trains dogs to support adults and children with a wide variety of disabilities and conditions to live full and active lives in the community. Our South West satellite centre is based at The Park Community Centre in Knowle, Bristol. From here two Read more [...]

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    Family Friends

    The Roberts Centre set in the heart of Portsmouth works to improve the lives of children and families and one way people can help with this is to help to make Christmas easier for families with little by way of money or other support. The project “Family Friends” designed to Read more [...]

  • Renew old cabling and lighting

    The Bowls Club extended the Club Room in order to maximise usage for 12 months of the year. Being an outdoor bowls club the Club Room was used very little in the winter months.  Since the extension was completed, the usage has increased to include yoga, fitness, bridge classes, short Read more [...]

  • Exim Dance Company CIC

    Who we are: Formed in 2011, Exim Dance Company is an established vibrant, exciting and inclusive company creating professional Dance Theatre in the South West of England that tours nationally & internationally.  We have taken on our own Office Space and Dance Studio – Exim Dance Space in the deprived Read more [...]

  • North Staffordshire Parent Support Group

    We are a parent support group that supports parents of premature babies and their families in the community after leaving the neonatal unit and babies who have had health problems after birth. We run in 3 areas Newcastle-under-Lyme district, Hanley and Staffordshire moorlands. We offer signposting, guest speakers, discussion, sensory Read more [...]

  • ADAPT Youth Inclusive Dance Company

    ADAPT Youth Inclusive Dance Company is a weekly dance company for young people ages 12-25 years with and without disabilities. The group meet every Friday in term time at Exim Dance Space, Broad Quay House from 4.30pm to 6pm. The sessions explore various dance styles, allow young people to meet Read more [...]

  • Making Waves Project

    Making Waves Project is in partnership with Next Steps South West, University of Plymouth and Real Ideas Organisation. We are recruiting Year 9+ who are considering dance at higher education for free weekly technique and creative classes at University of Plymouth on Monday evenings in term time from 5pm to Read more [...]

  • Communities Together

    Exim Dance Company will be delivering five weekly 1.5 hour dance sessions for young people aged between 11-16 years in the following areas: North Prospect, Stonehouse, Ernesettle, Devonport and Keyham. Each of the five sessions will involve: * A variety of dance techniques/styles * Creative practice * Working towards community & Read more [...]

  • Series of concerts at SEN schools

    OSJ, and our sister charity Music for Autism also founded by John Lubbock OBE, perform for hundreds of people who live with autism spectrum disorders, learning difficulties and dementia in care homes and schools. At these informal performances attendees are encouraged to respond in whatever way they choose including moving, Read more [...]

  • Collierley Garden

    Funding was awarded to improve our gardening facilities.  We built seven raised beds which the children have enjoyed planting a range of vegetables in and tending to them during playtimes and lunchtimes. A local garden centre kindly donated some vegetables to get us started. We have had a bumper crop Read more [...]

  • Penge Green Gym Community Group

    A Community Group, also known as the Friends of Winsford Gardens and Royston Field, Penge. Created by LB Bromley and The Conservation Volunteers in 2011. Independently run since 2013. We promote Gardening and volunteering to get active exercise outdoors for your own health and wellbeing; to improve your local parks Read more [...]

  • Harbury e-Wheels

    Harbury e-Wheels uses two electric cars to provide free transport to people in need referred to us by local surgeries, support charities and social agencies. These vary from churches to Children’s Centres, Citizens Advice and mental health charities. There are no charges to the passenger nor to the agency. We Read more [...]

  • Autism Expo

    We created the Autism Expo to inform as many families and carers as we can. Join us, talk to an expert and to find out more about Autism. Anna Kennedy Online are a charity dedicated to raising the awareness of autism. We created the AKO Autism Expo as we want to Read more [...]

  • Autism Hero Awards

    The Autism Hero Awards has been created by the Anna Kennedy Online Charity as an opportunity to showcase and celebrate the excellence taking place in the world of Autism. This is a unique opportunity to celebrate and showcase accomplishments as well as enhancing Autism awareness and acceptance. The Autism Hero Awards was handed over Read more [...]

  • Autism’s Got Talent

    Since 2012 we have created a legendary show ‘Autism’s Got Talent’, that has received high media attention. Unlike other charities, this show is a star studded spectacular event will showcase amazingly talented performances by adults and children with autism. The performers consist of singers, actors, musicians and dance troupes, will fly Read more [...]

  • @ the grange Blackpool

    The Grange Park estate in Blackpool is one of the largest and most deprived social housing estates in the country where statistics for poor health, low attainment, isolation, crime, unemployment, self harm etc are some of the highest in the country. The estate was built in 1948 and used to Read more [...]

  • Happy As I am

    Happy as I am was setting up to fill an empty hole of provision for LGBTQ+ young people in Bedfordshire, the group was set up over a year ago and has now over 30 young people attending youth clubs for this community twice a month in Leighton Buzzard and Biggleswade Read more [...]

  • Serve Memory Cafe

    Our weekly Memory Cafe supports people living with dementia by providing a safe social environment for them to enjoy a lovely lunch in our 1940’s Memory Lane Tearooms.  During the course of the afternoon we provide activities to stimulate their memories and support cognitive function in a relaxing and enjoyable Read more [...]

  • Connect Online

    The Connect Online project recruits volunteers who are comfortable using and sharing technology to provide support and tuition to older people who may need help to stay in touch with family and friends or to maintain their independence. Volunteers help in group settings at Computer Clubs throughout Midlothian as well Read more [...]

  • Birmingham wheelchair basketball

    The aim of this project is to promote disability/ inclusion sport and awareness in Birmingham and The West Midlands. We have now been going for 2 years now and constantly run sessions, plan and organise events which support people with a disability to become more active and engaged in sport Read more [...]

  • Cooking For Life

    We are a small family-led charity (the East Lincolnshire Down’s Syndrome Family Support Group) based in Boston, Lincolnshire. Our core activities are a fortnightly ‘play and stay’ session and a monthly Special Olympics:Lincolnshire multi-sports session. Our project ‘Cooking for Life’ is about teaching our members and their siblings the basics Read more [...]

  • DOSTI’s Secret Garden

    DOSTI’s Secret Garden project allows isolated women from the community to develop their ‘Secret Garden’ at a local centre. Retreat where they can, meet, share and create small haven of their own

  • Reaching for the Stars

    Scopes4SEN donates telescopes, and when available educational material to special educational needs schools, hospitals, retreat centres, trusts, and any organisation who supports, educates and inspires special educational need pupils and vulnerable people    We donate telescopes to special educational needs schools and hospitals. We believe all children should have the Read more [...]

  • Low Carbon Warwickshire Network

    Linking mainly rural low carbon community groups to share ideas, stimulate new activity, support and inspire each other. This informal network was initiated at an event in April 2019 by Harbury Energy Initiative supported by the RSA. Since then other groups have joined in with an excellent event at Napton Read more [...]

  • Grange Pavilion

    Grange Pavilion is a resident-led project to redevelop a neglected Bowls Pavilion and Green as a multifunctional facility for Grangetown’s diverse communities, providing civic amenities including multiple spaces for community use and for hire, and a community-focused café and garden for wellbeing, play, education, growing and biodiversity, meeting priorities identified Read more [...]

  • Village Green Project

    The Radford Park Residents Association supported by voluntary groups of residents and families are working hard to build an amazing sense of community with residents engaging with one another through regular social community family events that will centre around our central community village green project. The community has exciting plans Read more [...]

  • Lamplighter’s Marsh

    This was a large docks railway sidings and landscaped rubbish tip that was abandoned about 30 years ago and had become overgrown with scrub.  After a long fight it was designated a Local Nature Reserve (LNR) in late 2017.  Working with Bristol City Council Parks department, we have opened it Read more [...]

  • Friends of Sandringham Park

    We work to enhance the area and improve the chances for pollinators to thrive, we also ensure the land is clean, tidy and that no peat, pesticides or other contamination enters the land. We put on events each year for the community and fundraising for more plants to go into Read more [...]

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