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  • Golden Ages Day Center

    Golden Ages Day Center Project is welcoming over 65’s to come along and join other seniors enjoy a full range of activities, dance and chair exercise class, flower arranging, cards, dominoes and much more gardening.  Our aim is to reduce social isolation, loneliness, and early onset into nursing care homes. Read more [...]

  • Save Northfields Allotments

    Northfields Allotments in West Ealing is London’s oldest surviving allotment site. It now faces the threat of development from the housing charity Pathways, the site’s landlord. Pathways intends to construct a multi-storey social housing block and four townhouses for private sale on the allotments. Please help us preserve Ealing’s natural Read more [...]

  • The Islington Green Gym

    Green Gyms are fun and free outdoor sessions where you will be guided in practical activities such as planting trees, sowing meadows and establishing wildlife ponds. The Islington Green Gym runs from 10.45 to 2pm every Monday and meet at Sunnyside Community Garden, Hazelville Rd, N19 3LX. Unlike other gardening and conservation Read more [...]

  • The Greetland Academy Gardening Club

    We wish to take our ethos beyond our school gates and involve the community in our projects. Children will learn life skills and local people will demonstrate their skills and knowledge   The project will be sustainable as the monies made from selling produce will support the project into the Read more [...]

  • The Year of the Yeo

    Celebrate and get to know your local river for a whole year! This 12 month celebration invites the community to explore, experience and improve their river. With 11 exciting monthly events culminating in a community river festival in the twelfth month, the year opens up the river to all. Whether you Read more [...]

  • Hounslow Heath Green Gym

    Hounslow Heath Green Gym is a volunteer-led group running every Tuesday, 10.45 – 2pm on Hounslow Heath. Located in the heart of Hounslow, this incredible nature reserve contains a mix of rare acid grassland and lowland heath, woodland, wildflower meadows and wetlands. Come and join like-minded people to carry out essential Read more [...]

  • The Beacon Community Centre

    The Beacon Our mission is ‘Bringing people together’ and our vision for the centre is that it is “A centre for all in Beacon Heath that brings people together with opportunities for fun and easy access to activities and services. Community is at the heart of what we do; that Read more [...]

  • Mount Wise Residents Association

    A Local residents association for people in the Mount Wise area of Devonport. Aimed to help, support, and bring together the community. We want to help with local issues. Common problems. Neighbourhood security. 

  • Devonport Roots

    Were are a group of local people wanting to improve the Green space, and bring back wildlife back into Devonport.  Devonport has been regenerated over the past 10 years with new houses, and business into the area. Whilst this is great, and a real boost for the area, one thing Read more [...]

  • Slade Green Edible Station

    We are working on Slade Green Station to dig out all the old bushes and clear the rubbish along the main wall and to made a Edible station, where we will plant vegetables and fruit for the community to pick and help grow more vegetables.

  • Stonehouse Time Bank

    Timebanking is a reciprocal exchange of skills and knowledge where the only currency is tie and people only offer what they offer when they want to.  Stonehouse Time Bank meets weekly at Union Corner, 96 Union Street.  We help in the running of the community space, tend to the garden, Read more [...]

  • SEEDS OF HOPE

    We are a community project that serves our  community offering various activities for all ages.   We have groups that meet at our community hub and we can offer a range of interests for everyone.  We put on various community events. We are a friendly, welcoming crowd.

  • Dementia Garden – Empowerment Charity

    As part of our Dementia Friendship and Support Network, which is available for Blackpool residents who have a diagnosis of Dementia, we hold a gardening group every month. We grow all sorts of fruit and vegetables, plants and trees. With funding from the Greggs Foundation Grant we are developing our Read more [...]

  • The Charitable Guitar Workshop

    A community based project to help people make and play their own guitars and ukuleles. It’s primarily for people with special needs, but also for members of the local community who feel they can offer mutual well-being through making and playing guitars and ukeleles.  We cater for males and females, Read more [...]

  • River Thames Boat Project

    We offer educational, therapeutic and recreational cruises and activities on the River Thames for the young; for older people; and people of all ages with a disability or mental health condition. As well as our regular day and residential cruises and educational programmes, we help our clients plan bespoke cruises Read more [...]

  • Wimbledon Park Willow Dome

    In November 2016 we ran a two day event in the local park to plant a willow dome in the play area for the children to enjoy some play that engages in a living environment structure. The two day event will included the planting of the dome as well as Read more [...]

  • Pennington Community Allotment & Orchard

    The core members of our allotmenteers are drawn from a Transition group, but we have been joined by many others with no affiliation to any group! Transition Lymington is part of the larger New Forest Transition  hub. We are a grass roots association of people of different ages and backgrounds who all Read more [...]

  • Holland Park Conservation Volunteers

    Conservation Volunteering The Ecology Service offers the opportunity to help us carry out practical conservation work in Holland Park through conservation workdays every third Saturday of the month. Hundreds of hours of volunteer work have been given to improve our wildlife areas. Tasks range from meadow cutting, building dead-hedges, pond Read more [...]

  • Nurtured By Nature

    Nurtured By Nature is run by Montgomeryshire Wildlife  Trust  and is a supported volunteering opportunity that gives young people and adults of all backgrounds and abilities a chance to try new things, meet new friends, learn new skills and make  our local green spaces better  for people and wildlife. Our friendly weekly sessions are held Read more [...]

  • Age UK London

    Age UK London is a regional charity working closely with local Age UKs and Age Concerns in each of the London boroughs and the national organisation Age UK. We act as the regional voice of independent Age UKs and Age Concerns in London and work hard to support and enhance Read more [...]

  • Scotswood Natural Community Garden

    We are an award winning independent environmental charity based in Scotswood,one of the most economically deprived neighbourhoods in Newcastle. Established in 1995, our beautiful 2.5 acre garden includes wildflower meadows, woodland, ponds, a sculpture trail, heritage orchards and fruit and vegetable gardens designed as Forest Gardens. Our Forest Gardens are some of the Read more [...]

  • Greener Hands

    The area surrounding our Society is completely full of rubble and has no green credentials at all. We want to make this area greener and more use-able for our members and give them the opportunities to help maintain the area and keep it looking good with plants and enable insects Read more [...]

  • Whiteley Village

    Whiteley Village, a registered charity, near Walton on Thames is set in 225 acres of beautiful Surrey woodland. The digital eaglesVillage contains 262 almshouses, a care home and extra care apartments for nearly 500 older people of limited means and is managed by The Whiteley Homes Trust. The Trust’s role Read more [...]

  • Walton Charity

    Walton Charity is a responsive charity, working to improve the quality of life and life chances for local disadvantaged people. We want to improve the lives of people living in the Ancient Parish of Walton on Thames, and the wider Borough of Elmbridge. We do this by providing: Grants for Read more [...]

  • Napiershall Street Garden

    We have turned a car park into a community garden! Together, we sow, grow and harvest healthy food with the aim of making gardening accessible and sustainable for all. Napiershall Street Community Garden was founded as part of the Let’s Cook Grow Sew Together project supported by West of Scotland Read more [...]

  • Friends of Queenscroft Park

    A group of local residents looking to protect and improve Queenscroft Park in Eltham. Currently planting wild flower seeds, organising regular litter picks and we’ll be holding a community fun event in the park on Saturday 16 July.

  • Vineries Wetland project

    The project involves the creation of a ditch and associated wetlands, creation of  wildlife meadow, improving existing pathway Installing pipes to control movement of water in wetlands re seeding with native plants   Work carried out Wednesdays 10.00 am to 2pm approx

  • The Urb Farm

    Growing People is a charity and horticultural social enterprise based on Wolverton’s Urb Farm where the small team of staff work with disengaged young people and volunteers to grow food for the local community. The 2.5 acres of land in the heart of residential Wolverton has been managed by the Read more [...]

  • The Magic Mad Hat

    Magic Being able to be in the present moment while being playful & creative can feel magical Mad Embracing the fools inside of ourselves and feeling free to be just be yourself. Hat Different hat – different character; the joy of improvising & clowning allows us to play with many Read more [...]

  • PopFarm

    PopFarm is a community growing space at PopBrixton. It launches in spring of 2016, and aims to provide free education and community engagement in its gardens, and in those of local schools and community organisations. We will be growing food for the caterers on site, and supporting people into employment Read more [...]

  • The Trading Post

    “The Trading Post” is an awesome Community Building that is home to a number of different social action and community projects all run by volunteers from Coulby Newham Baptist Church and in partnership with the local community. Current we run the following projects weekly and we have plans to grow Read more [...]

  • Southend Soup

    Micro-funding project based on Detroit Soup. Very informal, highly cooperative. Whoever turns up on the day makes the event happen – expect to get a ‘job’ if you come along! We make soup together (sometimes it’s made in advance – depends on the venue) have entertainers, performers and all manner Read more [...]

  • Are We Ready?

    ‘Are We Ready?’ is a simple package of resources (available here) to support community groups to start conversations about how they can become a more resilient community that is able to respond creatively to the impacts of climate change and to reducing fossil fuel dependence. It consists of a short film, Read more [...]

  • Mill Lane Gardening Project

    Tucked away behind West Hampstead’s high street, Mill Lane Garden Centre is a social enterprise offering training and job opportunities for local people with disabilities. During the week, the project is used by adults with learning disabilities who attend to relax and learn in a natural and secure environment, improve Read more [...]

  • The Camden Society

    The Camden Society; supporting people with disabilities to live the lives they choose; we believe that people with disabilities have the same human value and rights as everybody else. The Camden Society was set up in the 1960’s by parents of children and adults with learning disabilities to campaign & Read more [...]

  • The Harringay Slopes

    A thin strip of land, (approximately 25 x 200m) runs from the Barking-Gospel Oak railway line to a suburban cul-de-sac, on land originally behind the Harringay Arena greyhound stadium. Covered in weeds, litter and thorns, the site lies behind a warehouse where we live and work. Over the last 5 Read more [...]

  • RotherFed

    We believe that Rotherham needs strong local communities. We support communities to grow and develop, working with them to build their sense of belonging, community pride and spirit.We work with and through grass roots community groups that are committed to bringing communities together, giving all communities a voice and creating Read more [...]

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