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  • Heathfields Hall Improvement Project

    Dartford Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society (DAODS) is a Dartford based charity that has been serving the people of Dartford and surrounding communities for over a hundred years. The society has a reputation of which the local community and community leaders are incredibly proud and we have been one of Read more [...]

  • Dartford Beekeepers

    Our focus is on public education and the need to care for and preserve honey bees and wildlife for future generations. Members include adults and children of all ages, visitors are always welcome to attend branch meetings. We currently have the oldest beekeeper in the country and children as young Read more [...]

  • Volunteer Centre Bexley

    We help match up potential volunteers with roles in organisations across Bexley. Organisations can register with us and provide details of their volunteer roles. People looking to volunteer can have a chat with us about what they’re interested in and we’ll suggest roles that meet their needs. Soon our online Read more [...]

  • Hounslow Action for Youth (HAY)

    Hounslow Action for Youth Association is a charity set up in 1986 to provide children and young adults in the London Borough of Hounslow with activities to divert them from crime and to give them essential life skills. In collaboration with other organisations and agencies, we develop and run programmes Read more [...]

  • Pevensey Road Green Gym

    Pevensey Road Green Gym activities take place 11-2pm every Monday in the beautiful and ecologically important Pevensey Road LNR, off Hanworth Road, Hounslow. With a wide range of habitats such as meadow scrubland, woodland and wetlands alongside the River Crane, the reserve links with other locally important green spaces to Read more [...]

  • Leicestershire Master Gardeners

    Master Gardener volunteers are people with a passion for growing food who offer support and advice to new growers across Leicestershire.  We mentor individuals and families in their own homes, as well as community groups of all types, from schools through to residents of sheltered housing. We are run by Read more [...]

  • The Peckham Coal Line

    The Peckham Coal Line will be an elevated urban park built on disused railway coal sidings to form a natural, physical and social link between two high streets The Peckham Coal Line will connect the communities of Queens Road and Rye Lane so they benefit from commercial and cultural growth Read more [...]

  • Active Travel Champions in Camberwell

    Love cycling or walking? Help us get more people active this summer! Join our team of Active Travel Champions and help support and encourage others to walk, cycle and use public transport more as part of their journeys around Camberwell. Active Travel Champions are volunteers who help people be more Read more [...]

  • Croydon Master Gardener programme (Garden Organic)

    Master Gardeners offer free food growing advice and support to residents and communities in Croydon.  Especially those referred to the project through “social prescribing” – ie by GPs, health care professionals, third sector organisations etc as being likely to benefit from learning to grow food. The network of enthusiastic volunteers Read more [...]

  • 1A CREATIVE AFTER-SCHOOL CLUBS

    1A Arts has been working with local people in Holborn since 2001. We run a range of services for local children, young people and adults. Our main focus is to provide creative activities for children and young people such as holiday play schemes; film making, animation, pottery and baking sessions. Read more [...]

  • Forest of Avon Trust

    Welcome to the Bristol-based charity working to safeguard, enhance and maximise the benefits of local trees and woodlands. Working 30 miles around Bristol, we: Demonstrate the benefits of woodlands and run activities engaging local communities in using them Inspire people to learn outside through Natural Connections Project Support and by Read more [...]

  • Fundraising Collections

    We have permits for fundraising collections through out the year at tube stations and national rail stations. We are only asking for a couple of hours of your time on the below dates.  6th Nov Highbury and Islington 23rd Nov – St Johns Wood 26th Nov – Embankment 27th Nov Southwark Read more [...]

  • St John’s Hospice

    St John’s Hospice provides free care for over 3000 people and their families living with a long term illness in London each year. We offer a range of care from overnight stays in our Inpatient Unit, respite in our Day Centre and support at home from our team of community Read more [...]

  • Dutch Farm – YMCA Liverpool

    Dutch Farm provides a therapeutic environment that engages our service users in meaningful activity thus allowing for the expansion of skills, the production of organic vegetables and the development of creative outlets. Our mission when we began was to engage homeless people in practical and sustainable food related projects that Read more [...]

  • CPRE (London)

    Our vision is of London as a prosperous world city. The challenge is for a better use of land and wiser stewardship of natural resources. London should have a vibrant economy and be surrounded by pleasant countryside. London should become a sustainable city with low carbon and less waste. We Read more [...]

  • Thames 21

    Thames21 is one of the country’s leading waterway charities. We work with communities across Greater London to improve our rivers, canals, ponds and lakes for people and wildlife.

  • Network of Wellbeing (NOW)

    At the Network of Wellbeing (NOW), our vision is of a world where everyone’s wellbeing needs are met within the planets natural limits. By wellbeing, we mean happy people, healthy communities, and a sustainable planet. We believe that people’s happiness is directly linked to the health of the communities in which Read more [...]

  • FoodCycle Islington

    Hello – we’re the Islington FoodCycle Hub! We serve every Wednesday afternoon at the Southwood Smith Centre in partnership with the mental health charity, Islington Mind. Each week, we collect surplus fruit and veg from local branches of Waitrose and Planet Organic and turn these ingredients into tasty three-course meals Read more [...]

  • Big Issue Foundation

    The Big Issue Foundation is a financially independent charity. We believe in a ‘hand up and not a hand out’ and recognise that earning an income is a key step in a person’s journey towards stability and a better life. Achieving something for yourself is 100% more empowering than having Read more [...]

  • Copenhagen Youth Project

    CYP is a unique youth project working in partnership with young people to create and sustain a positive youth culture that inspires children and young people to plan, initiate and lead their own projects. Through sports, arts, mentoring and enterprise CYP engages, nurtures and progresses children and young people providing Read more [...]

  • Camden Hub

    Camden Hub is Camden’s new Mental Health Wellbeing Centre. We are a new type of service; flexible, personal and keenly focused on people’s recovery, as well as connecting together our local community. We work with people across the borough to provide creative and mindful recovery and day opportunities.

  • Be a Mentor for a Child in Need

    If you can spare a few hours most weekends, you could be the person who brightens the childhood and improves the life chances of a disadvantaged child or young person. We match children in need of support with a volunteer friendship mentor who meets with them for two to three Read more [...]

  • Talking Together London

    Talking Together is TimeBank’s exciting volunteering project across London and the Midlands. It offers informal spoken language training and mentoring support to long-term UK residents who have little or no knowledge of English. Our practical input really can help transform someone’s life, open doors and contribute to community integration. We Read more [...]

  • Growing Buddies

    Based at the Abbey Community Centre in Kilburn, our Growing Buddies project helps older residents in Camden to turn their balconies and windowsills into mini-allotments. We provide training sessions to volunteers so they can visit isolated and housebound older people in their homes and help them to create small container Read more [...]

  • Energy Projects Plus

    We help tackle fuel poverty in Cheshire and Merseyside and help residents save money on their energy bills. Who We Are Energy Projects Plus is an independent not-for-profit organisation and a registered environmental charity, formed in 1995. Our Objectives: To advance the education of the public about energy efficiency and Read more [...]

  • The Triangle Community Garden

    The Triangle Garden is a community garden within a local park where people of all ages and abilities can come together and take part in creative therapeutic activities, rooted in permaculture, including growing plants for food, wildlife and pollinators, tending and nurturing the environment, creating wildlife habitats and working on Read more [...]

  • Cleveland Batscape

    Over the next two years we will be conducting different bat surveys across the whole of East Cleveland. To achieve this we need to recruit plenty of volunteers to assist with the surveys. Training will be provided in field skills and the use of technology to detect bats and for Read more [...]

  • Always here to listen

    Reading Samaritan’s vision is that fewer people die by suicide and we work to achieve this by being there 24:7 for those in distress and despair. We plan to install solar panels on our building to reduce our energy consumption and therefore our carbon footprint.  We hope that these will Read more [...]

  • Providence Row

    For homeless people, or those at risk of homelessness, finding employment and housing opportunities can feel like an uphill battle, even more so if they’re affected by physical, mental health or substance misuse issues. Providence Row works with more than a thousand homeless and vulnerably housed people a year in Read more [...]

  • HCA Oasis Project

    Our garden will be transformed into an inner city oasis for native birds and insects as we nurture it as a living system, creating balance and diversity. We will engage with older people, their carers, local volunteers and the wider community, both in the practical development of the space and Read more [...]

  • The Hounslow Crane Community Project

    London Wildlife Trust is rolling out an exciting new project for nature lovers and we need your help! The Hounslow Crane Community Project aims to engage volunteers in the London Borough of Hounslow. The project will be led by Conservation Officer, Tom White, who will work with volunteers to improve Read more [...]

  • St. Raphael’s Edible Garden (Capital Clean-Up)

    St. Raphael’s Estate is the most deprived neighbourhood in Brent, with a notorious reputation for gang-related crime and anti-social behaviour. Levels of unemployment are high, and with no permanent facilities or activities on the estate, ethnic tensions occasionally erupt in violence. Health inequalities on the estate exacerbate deprivation in the Read more [...]

  • The Environment Centre

    The Environment Centre is an independent Charity in Swansea, it was set up in 1995 by a group of volunteers and now employs 9 members of staff. The Centre is a hub for the community in Swansea and the surrounding area, focusing on environmental issues and sustainable lifestyles. Our mission Read more [...]

  • Max Roach Park

    Max Roach Park is a chain of open spaces running along Brixton Road, the section located at the junction of Loughborough Road and Brixton Road, which previously provided little visual interest, biodiversity or community engagement value, and was mainly used as a cut through by pedestrians walking to the Brixton Road bus Read more [...]

  • Dumbarton Road Corridor Environment Trust

    Vision and Mission Our vision is of vibrant, thriving and resilient communities where people are inspired and empowered to get active, get involved and make a difference for their communities, future generations and the planet. Our mission is to protect and enhance the local environment and to increase the wellbeing Read more [...]

  • Hayling Billy Heritage Project

    The Hayling Island Branch line connected the island to the main rail network at Havant. Often referred to as the Hayling Billy, the line was closed in 1963. Today the route of the line is a popular trail for walkers cyclists and horse riders. Through the project we will be discovering the Read more [...]

  • The Calthorpe Project

    The Calthorpe Project is a community garden in the heart of Camden, near King’s Cross. It is a green oasis in a built up are of London. People from diverse backgrounds participate and enrich acitivities that are offered by the Clathorpe project, including gardening, food growing and drop in play Read more [...]

  • Albion Parade

    The Albion Parade Improvement Project is a partnership between London Borough of Hackney and Groundwork London, which aims to make low maintenance improvements to Albion Parade in Stoke Newington. Albion Parade was previously an underused open space with mature trees, shrubs and flower beds. The site is highly visible, on Read more [...]

  • Morry Levy Pocket Park

    The Morry Levy Pocket Park project has focussed on making improvements to the Morry Levy Memorial Garden in Stoke Newington, which is named after a former local Councillor. Groundwork, in partnership with Hackney Council are working together to improve the underused site. The site has previously been the location of Read more [...]

  • Hackney Foodbank

    We live in a part of the world with unprecedented ease of access to nutritious food, yet people in our city go hungry every day. Hackney Foodbank believes no one in 21st century London should have to face a crisis with nothing on their plate to sustain them. We work Read more [...]

  • Setpoint London East

    Setpoint London East works to support schools and pupils in learning about and engaging with science, engineering and technology. We do this by offering hands-on workshops at our base in the Soanes Centre in Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park (THCP) and in schools. We have the unique possibility to offer hands-on Read more [...]

  • Parkside Gardening Project

    Parkside Gardening Project provides supported volunteering opportunities for people in Newham and surrounding areas who experience mental ill health. The project aim is to provide a holistic approach to physical and mental well-being through horticultural activities. Parkside Gardening Project aims to: Promote good physical and mental well-being of people with Read more [...]

  • The Ithaca House Clean up project

    The Independent Newham Users Forum (INUF) is an independent user-led mental Health charity. Our goal is to support and assist our members on the long road to recovery. We provide a safe haven for all at Ithaca House and run various events and activities to help boost confidence and skills Read more [...]

  • Marlow Crescent

    Marlow Crescent Pocket Park has been created in partnership with London Borough of Richmond, Richmond Housing Partnership (RHP) and Groundwork London, in collaboration with members of the local community and funding from the Heathrow Fund, Greater London Authority and RHP. The site, through which the Whitton Brook runs, suffered from Read more [...]

  • Lancaster Court

    The Lancaster Court Pocket Park has been created in Partnership by the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham and Groundwork London, in collaboration with members of the local community and the Lancaster Court Tenants’ and Residents’ Association. The project has provided a new landscaped community area for the estate, which Read more [...]

  • Bishop’s Park

    Bishop’s Park and Fulham Palace gardens make up a flagship green space in the London borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. Throughout the summer of 2014, Groundwork London and our corporate partners assisted Park and Palace staff to undertake a number of exciting practical volunteering days on site. 172 volunteers took Read more [...]

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