Reuse, reduce, recycle, rethink

Showing Projects 101-150 of 725
  • London Sustainability Exchange

    LSx is a “think and do” charity which creates collaborations that address the complex barriers to a sustainable London. Our projects provide action-based community development and research to develop, and in turn share, the lessons from our work across London, and most importantly, influence London’s policies for a sustainable future.

  • Grow with Sunnyside

    We have secured a small grant to employ someone to teach a small group how to grow vegetables and some soft fruit.  We will be using our existing allotment site and setting up some new beds for people to get involved.  The people we want to target are those with Read more [...]

  • Camden Green Gym at Ingestre Woods

    The Conservation Volunteers will be carrying out some woodland management in addition to habitat management. Ingestre Wood: From Tufnell Park tube , cross to take Dartmouth Park Hill, then first left then right onto Ingestre Road, first left and right to the end: meet Community Centre (NW5 1UX) We strongly Read more [...]

  • Camden Green Gym at Regents Park

    Help us to preserve this site’s beauty and wildlife while improving your health. On this day we will be working on hedge laying. The Green Gym® is a unique way to get fit, transform the environment, meet new people and learn new skills. Each day starts with a warm up Read more [...]

  • Camden Green Gym at Waterlow Park

    Help us to preserve this site’s beauty and wildlife while improving your health. The day’s project will be managing the pond and woodland habitats, so we recommend everyone dress up warm and waterproofed in case you get wet!

  • Camden Green Gym at Regents Park

    Help us to preserve this site’s beauty and wildlife while improving your health. On this day we will be working on hedge laying. The Green Gym® is a unique way to get fit, transform the environment, meet new people and learn new skills. Each day starts with a warm up Read more [...]

  • Sustainable Learning

    Created by and for teachers, Sustainable Learning was inspired by Bristol’s year as European Green Capital in 2015. Funding from the Department of Energy and Climate Change has allowed us to continue the legacy of that very special year, when we engaged 30m000 local schoolchildren – but the work didn’t Read more [...]

  • Sadeh

    Sadeh is a Jewish farm community that welcomes everybody! Our values are rooted in a commitment to social and environmental justice and creating a healthier and more sustainable world for everybody. We aim to re-engage and invigorate the Jewish community through farming and outdoor education, to connect with other faiths 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 [...]

  • Westminster Recycling Champions

    Westminster is recycling less that 20% of its waste. We’re looking for volunteer Recycling Champions who will help others in their community to waste less and recycle more. You don’t need any experience to become a Recycling Champion. You just need to live in Westminster, be over 18 and willing to Read more [...]

  • Alara Wholefoods

    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 [...]

  • Spiralseed

    Spiralseed is an independent, ethical publishing and educational enterprise founded by Graham Burnett in 2001. We publish books about Permaculture, sell fairly traded teeshirts and run Permaculture courses.

  • Putney Community Gardens

    PUTNEY COMMUNITY GARDENS We want to make the Ashburton Estate a great space get to know your neighbours, share skills, cook delicious food which would have otherwise gone to waste, get our hands dirty and watch green and delicious things grow! A couple of sites near The Green Man (on Read more [...]

  • Wednesday gardening club

    The project will support our community gardening club established in October 2015, which meets every Wednesday between 12:30 and 3:30 pm. The grant from Greggs Foundation will cover the cost of a trained horticulturalist attending once a month for a year, to provide training and advice and to develop the Read more [...]

  • Time4Time TR18

    Time4Time TR18 Timebanking Project in the TR18 area. Give an hour of your time helping someone and get an hour back from another Timebanker for something you need help with.  Brokers are also needed to facilitate the swaps – training will be given.  Give as much or as little time Read more [...]

  • House of Bread Community Garden Project

    This is a community garden project, offering access to all the local community. An organic mixed garden that includes vegetables and flowers plants. Offering a range of activity including the following: Planting, Harvesting, Wood work, Mowing, and much much more. This project is also linked to our weekly bread making event held at the 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 [...]

  • Reclaim the Rosebank

    Reclaim the Rosebank- Empowering local people to come together transforming their lives and their local green space. Developing a design for the Rosebank for generations to come. Reaching out to people in need, encouraging them to learn and share skills, form friendships and make a positive, sustainable change to their Read more [...]

  • Llanfyllin Transtion

    We are working with our local high school and community to create a vision and pathway to carbon negative future. This is a three eyar project funded by the EU’s LEADER programme

  • Blown Away – a 10:10 campaign

    Blown away by the awesome power of the wind? You’re not alone. But the government is taking this climate-change-busting industry away from us. We can’t stand by while wind power is hung out to dry. The British public are big fans of onshore wind. Three quarters of us back it. Read more [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • South Dartmoor Community Energy

    South Dartmoor Community Energy is a new community benefit society, set up to help local communities to become more energy efficient and to also get involved in renewable energy projects. We have established a small energy advice team who are out and about across the South Hams talking to residents Read more [...]

  • West Walker Primary Kitchen garden

    The Staff and children at West Walker Primary school are beginning to transform their overgrown school garden. In the last six months, two large skips have been filled with weeds, broken trenches, plant pots and old tyres. This work would not have been possible without the help of West Walker Read more [...]

  • Let’s Decorate Chelmsley!

    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 [...]

  • Big Energy Saving Network Campaign

    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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Permaculture Cinema @ Cafe Cairo

    Every last Thursday of the month is Permaculture Cinema at Cafe Cairo in South London showing eco film for change, entry is free. . JOIN US AND COME BE INSPIRED BY THESE POSSIBBILITY MAKERS. ****Do you have any permaculture films which you would like to share with us at Cafe Cairo? I’d Read more [...]

  • GreenHouse out of recycled plastic bottles

    ArtsCafe organised and initiated the idea of creating a greenhouse out of bottles…. Greenhouse out of recyled plastic bottles built with the help of 1stLeeSouthBrowniesCatford 6th BrowniesTrinity Primary SchoolShayna SoongPauline Danley-CoxParents of BrowniesJudith Simmons (Glendale)Hither Green Association (SeedSwap)LocalsGrowing a Greener Britain

  • Our Eco Garden

    Creation and development of an eco garden to include: A green house constructed from recycled plastic bottles. Water butt and drain piping system. A compost bin to recycle school waste. A vegetable plot using recycled and reclaimed items. Wildflowers to attract butterflies, bees and birds. Bug hotels to attract beneficial Read more [...]

  • Exeter Foodbank

    Exeter Foodbank provides emergency food for local people in crisis via a voucher referral system. We are a small, volunteer-centred charity with a big heart and a big vision: to support local people in crisis and ensure that no one in and around the city of Exeter goes hungry. We Read more [...]

  • The Tree Council – Seed Gathering Season

    Since 1998, The Tree Council has been organising Seed Gathering Season, the autumn campaign to inspire everyone to gather seeds, fruits and nuts and grow the trees of the future. The festival starts each year on the 23rd September (the autumn equinox, considered to be the first day of autumn) and continues 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 [...]

  • Bordesley Green Forest Garden

    Bordesley Green Forest Garden is a National Lottery funded community project. We aim to promote sustainable urban food production. We work with the local community to promote regenerative urban food production and community collaboration. A Forest Garden is defined as an edible and productive garden using trees, shrubs and other Read more [...]

  • Free schools waste education programme

    Western Riverside Waste Authority provides a free waste education programme for schools in Wandsworth, Lambeth, Hammersmith & Fulham and Kensington & Chelsea. Classes can visit a working recycling centre and transfer station, and see what happens to the 1300 tonnes of waste and recycling collected each day in our part Read more [...]

  • Eco volunteer Project

    The ‘Brecon and District MIND Eco Project’ is an excitingopportunity for anyone who is interested in the natural world and how to care for their environment.The project, in partnership with the Brecon Beacons National Park Authority, The Brecknock Wildlife Trust, and other partners alloPws volunteers to take part in Environmental Conservation Read more [...]

  • Harrow – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Westminster – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

  • Wandsworth – Vehicle Idling Action

    Don’t have a Project Dirt account yet? RSVP for event dates here Our important and timely campaign, Vehicle Idling Action is tackling London’s high levels of air pollution and is being commissioned through the Mayor’s Air Quality Fund. If you want to learn some valuable behaviour change skills, and help Read more [...]

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