Worried about Brexit? Not sure what happens after the 29th of March? Heard of the 4 meals before anarchy maxim? You’re not alone, what with news of people stock piling food and the newspapers and media bracing for hard Brexit and the prospect of supermarkets running dry, riots in the Read more [...]
The plan is that we will install an open gate (to knowledge) and along the line of an old path there will be plants of small white roses (for peace) and rosemary (for remembrance) and there will be benches and information specifically about the mothers/wives and children who were left Read more [...]
TeX helps to create sustainable communities by recycling, reusing and re-purposing new and used textiles. We do this by running workshops and events that are of benefit to the community, by supporting local community groups and working with other agencies. We also create jobs for local people by making Eco Read more [...]
Cultivate Cornwall CIC was founded in February 2016 by Harry Deacon and John Lakey whilst at Falmouth University. Lin Chapman joined in 2017 and now makes up the directors team. Having grown up in Cornwall ourselves we are passionate about the betterment of our communities and Cultivate Cornwall CIC was Read more [...]
Following on from a hedgehog re-introduction programme, this project will bring in relevant experts to engage and educate villagers, via walks and talks, on the status of butterflies and moths, wildflowers, birds, bumblebees, bats, other mammals and trees. These, together with our own day and night time surveys will establish Read more [...]
Action Youth Boxing Intervention (AYBI) is based in Somers Town, Camden. The project aims to engage with young people who might be at risk of involvement with gangs, or who are already involved, to help change their ways of thinking/belief systems, self worth and empowerment. The Action Youth Boxing Intervention is Read more [...]
This project develops local educational media content around Glasgow which helps people reduce their plastic consumption and waste.
Working with our youth group on Byker Wall Estate we will host a series of environmental activity days across the year. Byker Wall Estate is one of the most deprived estates in the UK. Local businesses are donating time, resources and volunteers to support bulb planting, litter picking and bin Read more [...]
We are a community growing project, part of the Hope Charity and Hope social enterprise, based in Northampton, UK. We grow healthy fruit and veg for use in various food projects also run by Hope in Northampton, supporting people affected by poverty and homelessness: a day centre, food bank and Read more [...]
Have you ever made Bunting on the Beach? We are and we want you to join in! On the 24th June we shall be holding a workshop on the beach making a mile of bunting that will be use to line the route the Carnival will take. There will also Read more [...]
The British Museum of Food The British Museum of Food (BMOF) is Britain’s first dedicated museum entirely devoted to the history, evolution, science, art & culture of food. It is a new kind of museum: a multi-sensory and multi-disciplinary space that brings the world of food to life with exhibits Read more [...]
Refill London is about tackling plastic pollution as well as championing our delicious tap water. Our mission is to make Refill London HUGE, to do this we need YOU to help us sign up as many Refill Stations as possible making refill culture as easy and normal as possible. Read more [...]
Greening Wingrove CiC is a co-operative set up by residents in the Wingrove area of Newcastle upon Tyne. Its main aim is to improve the environment and the social cohesion of the area for the benefit of all residents. We want to make it a better place in which to Read more [...]
We are putting together our 2018 -2019 team of cob, cob oven and adobe block builders to help us realise some of this and next year’s projects. Please get in touch in Feb if you are interested in volunteering, starting as an intern skilling up, or if have the skills Read more [...]
Our Stone Age and WWII Dig for Victory gardens are an invaluable resource used in our school and community outreach sessions. These garden sessions allow local children of all ages and abilities to engage with nature and spend time outside, a rare experience in London! Without volunteers, we would not Read more [...]
Habitat management for nightingales and heath regeneration work. Scalloping a gorse hedge to open it up provide an open space for the public and greater area for birds to nest in. Removing self set trees to encourage a heath land habitat for the local community and the wildlife
Thanks to the grant we have received from the Greggs Foundation, we are in the planning stages of three tree planting workshops during spring and autumn of 2018. We plan to plant at least 150 trees with up to 135 people. The two hour workshops are led by a qualified Outdoor Read more [...]
Edible Rotherhithe will transform an vacant area of land at the rear of a social housing estate into a thriving new community space in Rotherhithe, SE16. The project will feature a well being garden, food growing, a carpentry workshop, arts and crafts and, skills development opportunities run by ourselves and Read more [...]
Graduate Planet CIC is the UKs first social enterprise recruitment agency with a clear environmental mission. As a certified member of Social Enterprise UK we aim to make the world a better place by reinvesting our annual trading profit into environmental initiatives to raise awareness and combat climate change. These Read more [...]
Blackhill Club Community Garden has been designed and implemented by volunteers in Consett. We grow food together using Permaculture principles and organic methods to supply food for our free of charge Community Meal.
Launched in 2011, Impact Hub Westminster is one of the largest of a global network of locally owned collaborative working spaces. Our primary aim is to support organisations with positive social and environmental impact at the heart of their missions. We provide flexible access to co-working space, business support and Read more [...]
Global Generation supports young people to make a social and environmental difference by involving them in the co-creation of public spaces. To this end, Global Generation is setting up the Paper Garden community space in the Printworks and is running design, making, gardening, cooking and storytelling workshops with local schools Read more [...]
Forest of Mercia CIC uses the natural environment to educate, improve health and well-being and encourage everyone to use the outdoors in a way that’s right for them. We are developing Hilton Green into an environmental facility devoted to exploring exciting and innovative ways to support people to reach their Read more [...]
We are a local organisation providing play opportunities, short breaks and one to one care for children and young people with severe disabilities. We also offer a local, friendly and inclusive environment for families and their children to come and try out new things, celebrate a birthday or take part Read more [...]
To create a Sensory and Wildlife garden at the Corran Dean CIC site of Smokey Farm, which will enable all of our service users, members of the public and wildlife alike to benefit from an outdoor space. The garden area will have enable access by both wheel chair users and Read more [...]
The GREEN project is a collaboration between 2 locally based social enterprises – Devenishgirl and the GLUE collective. During May and June we will be running a series of allotment workshops, cookery classes, volunteer opportunities and community days including: Build your allotment box (herbs for health) Cooking with asparagus Build your Read more [...]
Situated right on the Blackwater Estuary,just outside Goldhanger, Lauriston Farms 210 acresare managed using Biodynamic techniques and philosophy inspired byRudolph Steiners Agriculture Lectures from 1924.The farm is home torare breed Shetland cattle and North Ronaldsay sheep, bee hives, layinghens, vegetables, woodland and a strong social farming impulse.Eighty-five per cent of Read more [...]
Day centre/Hub for the street homeless single people of Chatham, Gillingham and environs to come to learn life/vocational skills in a relaxed atmosphere.
Newquay Orchard is a space where people from all walks of life can come together to work, rest & play. A place in which people can grow, learn, & feel included. It’s a 7 acre multi functional community space, managed by Urban Biodiversity CIC, and designed to provide environmental education, employability Read more [...]
This is the Giving machine
Alara Wholefoods in 2016 became The Most Sustainable Food Manufacturer on Earth. Not only were they the first cereal company in the world to become 3rd party certified as organic, Alara is also a certified zero-waste company. A key part of this is giving all food waste to charity or, Read more [...]
Enterprise CUBE is a community organisation that has helped over a thousand people to start their own businesses. Our Strive projects get people together who are looking to start a business or community enterprise and offers a mix of training and ‘hack days’ to help make it happen… Get in Read more [...]
Boost your green project with up to £1000 from us! If your project inspires people to do the right thing with their waste, if you plan to make use of recycled or reused materials, or if it will help protect the local environment, we want to hear from you. Your Read more [...]
This is a really exciting project. We are returning an abandon community garden to its former glory with the help of the local community, local counsellors, local people in recovery and the wonderful partners we work with. The project has a huge workshop and two wonderful polytunnels plus much more! Read more [...]
Contact me for 1-2-1 employment and training advice and support. Funding advice and appointments available to all dch residents.
We are so excited to have won funding with Chelmsley Wood Neighbourhood Fund & Ellandi (LLP). Now its time for us to start planning how we are going to decorate Chelmsley Wood shopping centre! There are so many great groups in Chelmsley Wood and to celebrate them and how they Read more [...]
The Big Energy Saving Network is a campaign which is jointly funded by the Department of Energy and Climate Change and National Energy Action which aims to help consumers to save money on their energy bills through informing them about the different tariffs and energy efficiency offers which are available Read more [...]
Play Rangers provide free, open access play opportunities for children and their families. We provide a wide range of different activities and deliver these in local parks.
Moor Involved is a project set up by Solihull Moors FC Community with the intention of engaging children and young adults from the local community and encouraging them to participate in the various programmes that Solihull Moors Community deliver. The Moor Involved Officers will be able to assist members of Read more [...]
Childrens Clothing.Solihull donates children’s clothes to families experiencing difficult times/crisis/trauma. We donate clothes to families that are, not only struggling financially, but have additional challenges in their lives. We collect children’s clothes from all around the Solihull borough and donate them to families via a professional known to the family. Read more [...]
Look after the stretch of waterway between Osterley Lock and Clitheroe’s Lock on the Grand Union Canal & River Brent.
we are just starting out and want to become a food, education and training hub for our local community
We are going to build a sensory garden and outdoor shelter for everyone who uses Frimhurst Family House to enjoy.
Million Stars was born out of social need. Our mission is to change the way the environment is perceived, we’ll do this through delivery of… a) Million Stars, a themed weekend (pop up urban) camping experience, bringing guests to our secret locations in Liverpool to experience ourunique blend of camping and outdoor Read more [...]
Shift Bristol runs a 1 year Practical Sustainability Course and various short courses, workshops and events. Our courses are hands on, collaborative and innovative, They explore ways in which we can live constructively and productively and make positive change in the world.
The Blue-Sky Greenhouse is a social enterprise whose aim is to encourage new perspectives on food production within urban environments and to teach communities how to get growing themselves. Founded by Ashley Lydiate who has a background in environmental management with published research into post-agricultural soil quality and a Read more [...]
London’s leading cob building experts, enthusiasts and educational specialists. Working with London clay and communities in schools, growing and community groups since 2008. Projects include: Sculpted areas at Vauxhall City Farm, St Joseph’s School Archway Cob and straw bale community building at Meadow Orchard, Crouch End Heated benches at Transition Heathrow, in Read more [...]
Delicious, hot vegetarian food, teas, coffee using organic and fairtrade ingredients and fresh food grown on site. Wildwood café is part of a unique closed-loop demonstration Come and experience a circular, sustainable approach to food where biogas from an on-site biodigester is used to cook food grown using liquid fertiliser Read more [...]