Kids and young people taking action

Showing Projects 201-250 of 501
  • Robin Hood Community Garden

    The Robin Hood Community Gardens – Riches for All! Located near Springfield Park, on the banks of the Lea Canal, the Robin Hood Community Garden is a lovely space managed by local residents. Open to everyone 7 days a week, we aim to create a welcoming place/open space that provides Read more [...]

  • Community Ambassadors

    This is a group of young people aged 11-22 that want to make a positive change in the community. They aim to deliver a social action project each year to do this. In the summer of 2014 they planned, organised and delivered an Inflatable Party for young people which included Read more [...]

  • Centra Volunteering

    Centra Care and Support is the new name for Circle Support. It provides support and care services and supported housing management services across the group partners of Clarion Housing Group, one of the UK’s largest housing organisations. Our mission is to ‘enhance life chances’. Life Chances are the opportunities each 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • 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.

  • senses working overtime

    We were fortunate to secure a grant from the Greggs Foundation and we are going to use this to develop out door learning by digging out our raised bed and use this space to grow vegetables, build some more raised beds and grow more varieties of veg and herbs. We are Read more [...]

  • Growing Relationships

    We run a social enterprise across two of our sites, working with children and young people aged 5-16. We garden (maintain and develop the grounds, plant and grow food), do craft/construction (making benches, bird boxes, bug hotels, mosaics) and marketing (branding, costing, market research)

  • What It Means To Me

    #Whatitmeanstome is a simple, exciting and global project to uncover what sustainability really means to people. The project is straightforward, speak to and get recordings from around the world in order to find out what sustainability means to people’s hearts and minds. We now have over 30 videos uploaded here from 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 [...]

  • 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

  • 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 [...]

  • Schools on Reserves

    With our innovative and sustainable Environment and Education Centre, dedicated education discovery zones and the River Thames on our doorstep, Rainham Marshes is a safe and inspiring environment for schoolchildren to get close to nature.

  • Patten Beck Community Project

    West Cumbria Rivers Trust and Hayton Castle Fields are working together to extend the existing gardening project at Hayton Castle into the woods! The woods have suffered decades of neglect resulting in fly tipping, poor water quality and invasive species. With our growing team of local volunteers and youth organisations 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.

  • 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 [...]

  • Moor Involved

    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 [...]


    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.

  • Evesham Adventure Playground

    EVESHAM ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND provides a safe, supervised playspace for children and families based on its one acre site with large self-build playstructures, mud kitchen,tree house, bare foot walk and community cafe and building. We try to respond to the needs of our community by providing programmes that support children and Read more [...]

  • Childrens Clothing Solihull

    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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Northern Star Youth Forum

    To recruit local young people for a Northern Star Youth Forum. In 2014 Northern Star successfully supported our first Youth Forum, who worked to improve the quality of life for young people in Chelmsley Wood. That group has now disbanded and moved on. Thanks to Project Dirt funding we can Read more [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Eardley Road Sidings Nature Reserve

    About the Project The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) is working with Lambeth Council (LC) to undertake a community project at… Eardley Road Sidings Nature Reserve (ERSNR) in Streatham. The project includes capital improvements on the actual site and a programme of community events and activities with the aim of engaging the Read more [...]

  • Calstock Circus Club

    Calstock Circus Club, is a relaxed circus / juggling practise space for enthusiastic people. We are particularly looking for people who can or want to learn to juggle, club pass, are interested in hula hooping, unicycling and poi. Everyone is welcome, adults, teenagers, children over 11 can attend on their 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 [...]

  • Our vegetable growing project

    We are creating a large vegetable garden within our grounds for the whole school to use. Our children will learn how to prepare the soil, grow from seed, nurture young plants, then how to harvest and prepare produce for eating. A gardening club is being created to help plan and 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • 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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