Kids and young people taking action

Showing Projects 351-400 of 501
  • Cossall Youth Club

    Wednesdays  6.30-8.30pm General Youth club where you can come and learn new skills, play xbox, table tennis, football, go on trips, do your nails or learn about health and beauty. You can also just chill, chat to your friends and even the staff. Cook, play and eat that’s what we 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 [...]

  • Group Speech and Language Sessions

    We are a support group called Hands Up For Down’s who operate in the Swansea and surrounding areas and support families who have children with Down’s Syndrome.  We realised that there was a lack of Speech and Language provision in our area and this was the main motivation for setting up Read more [...]

  • Growing Andover – Community Plant Nursery

    We have recently [Spring 2015] started a Community Plant Nursery on a derelict former games pitch on the Andover Estate, off Seven Sisters Road just west of Finsbury Park station. This community-led project aims to inspire local residents and friends to get gardening, provide training and pathways to work for Read more [...]

  • The Roots Project

    We are a woodland based group who carry out practical conservation and traditional forestry at King’s Meadow, part of Longbeach Wood in The Kent Downs AONB. Our aim is to improve the environment for wildlife, nature conservation, and recreation whilst engendering a sense of community. We promote and share traditional forest Read more [...]

  • The Renovation of Wanstead Playground

    We’re a group of parents from Wanstead and South Woodford who have decided to raise funds to replace the playground equipment in Christchurch Green off Wanstead High Street. We have raised £20,000 through a crowd fund on Spacehive. We are not receiving any backing from LB Redbridge, so any help Read more [...]

  • Free Cakes for Kids Sheffield

    At Free Cakes for Kids Sheffield, we bake birthday cakes for families in Sheffield who find it hard to provide a cake for their child. When we receive a request we ask our volunteers to get in touch if they can bake. The volunteer then goes on to bake the Read more [...]

  • Energy Garden

    Energy Garden empowers communities to regenerate London from seed to solar power We support communities across London to turn Overground platforms into biodiverse, productive gardens with solar-powered station amenities. The sale of electricity from our solar portfolio provides funding for all of Energy Garden’s operations and social impact programmes. By Read more [...]

  • Mackintosh Community Garden.

    After forming in the summer of 2012, Roath Garden Party started work on Mackintosh Community Garden at the start of the following September. The RGP has now dissolved, but the Garden remains, under the guidance of Roath in Growth! 🙂 Our aim is, with the help of the local community, Read more [...]

  • Cassiobury Green Gym in Watford

    JOIN IN, FEEL GOOD! The Cassiobury Green Gym is looking for volunteers who want to improve their health and wellbeing by creating a better environment in the wonderful Cassiobury Park. Come along for as long as you like, enjoy the outdoors and work at your own pace and ability! Green Read more [...]

  • West Ham Park

    Practical conservation, sustainability and community outreach volunteering projects. We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us deliver a wide range of projects throughout the year from a community food growing project, to habitat restoration, cultural installations and sporting events. West Ham Park, the largest park in the London Borough of Newham, Read more [...]

  • Friendship Works

    Friendship Works brightens the childhoods and improves the life chances of children facing multiple disadvantages. We provide children in need of support with a mentor to meet with them regularly for at least two years in order to help them explore their potential, get more out of their childhood, and Read more [...]

  • John Kearns School Of Log Building… The John Kearns School of Log Building is a new school providing comprehensive courses in log building, hand hewing and other forms of traditional carpentry in a stunning woodland in mid-Wales. We want to bring a new dimension to UK forestry, timber construction, the rural economy, and skills Read more [...]


    An out of school club and Saturday school for children aged 5 to 12 years old. We host educational and cultural events, workshops and activities for families in the local community. Through our Saturday school we provide our club children with education support in maths, English, exam preparation, African arts, Read more [...]

  • Studio3Arts Garden

    We are currently in the process of transforming the Studio3Arts garden into a vibrant and friendly space which can be enjoyed by local people and visitors to our venue in Barking. A team of volunteers are helping design, plant, create, paint and maintain the garden. We are always up for Read more [...]

  • Community Centred

    Community Centred Community Centred is a work in progress of the idea that the community is the level of existence at which, as a collection of interdependent families, a sustainable life and lifestyle makes most sense. That’s what we are, a collection of families that seek to come together cooperatively to Read more [...]

  • Earth Building UK

    The UK has an enormous heritage of earth buildings, and lots of people working to build new and conserve what we have.  EBUK is involved in lots of activities to support earth building, from training and writing training standards to workshops and networking events, conferences, research and networking with overseas Read more [...]

  • Nature Links CIC Forest School

    At Nature Links CIC we are a  group of wild grown ups who share three passions: children, families and nature. We believe children should be in natural surroundings and that learning through play is a critical part of young people’s development. That’s why we love the Forest School approach to Read more [...]

  • Blueprint Space, Bryant Court

    We are creating a community allotment and seating area in a green space attached to a housing block in Hoxton.  We are a small charity, Charushila, that works with youth and children, using discarded materials to create sustainable community projects. The first part of this project was the community consultation Read more [...]

  • Pocket Park on Pynfolds Estate, SE16

    As part of the wider Grow Local Rotherhithe project, we spent a week transforming the communal gardens on Pynfolds Estate, thanks to extra match funding we received from the Mayor of London & Groundwork’s Pocket Parks program. We built raised beds, renovated and re-planted the existing amenity planting, sanded back Read more [...]

  • Callonfield War Memorial Project

    Seventy years after rockets shot to the ground tearing buildings down around the borough, a group of residents have restored a forgotten memorial in honour of those who lost their lives. In December 1944 an attack from the air destroyed six buildings in the Callonfield Estate, Walthamstow. Many were injured Read more [...]

  • Free Cakes For Kids Hackney

    Free Cakes for Kids Hackney is a community service for families who find it difficult to provide a birthday cake for their child. The cakes are baked by volunteers from the local area. Free, friendly and confidential. At the heart of Free Cakes for Kids Hackney are individual birthday cakes. Read more [...]

  • Sedbergh Wanderers Junior Football Club

    The Sedbergh Wanderers Junior Football Club provides football and social opportunities for local youngsters. We are a group of parents, friends and associates brought together out of the need to form a sporting club for the local youngsters. We formed to give local under 6’s, 7’s and 8’s the chance to participate Read more [...]

  • Voluntary Action Camden

    Voluntary Action Camden (VAC) is Camden’s Council for Voluntary Service. We are an independent charitable organisation and our mission is to work with the people of Camden to support, develop and promote voluntary and community activity. More than 1,400 voluntary and community groups provide vital activities and services, create local Read more [...]

  • Old Church Nursery Edible Playground

    Trees for Cities is an independent charity established in 1993 that inspires people to plant and love trees in cities worldwide. We grow stronger communities, enhance urban spaces and improve health and happiness in areas of cities that need it most. We work in housing estates, parks, schools, community centres Read more [...]

  • Growing Devon Schools Parnership

    To be the first contact for anybody wanting to find out more about all outdoor learning in Devon’s schools. To be the first port of call for everyone wanting to improve the food culture in their school. To be the umbrella organisation encompassing health, food, outdoor learning, waste reduction, composting, Read more [...]

  • Lister Steps Carnegie Community Hub

    The ‘Lister Steps Carnegie Community Hub’ project, is currently in the development phase of the Heritage Lottery Fund process. If we receive the funding we require we will regenerate the historic former Andrew Carnegie Library and relocate our existing childcare services into the building. The regenerated building will also serve Read more [...]

  • Greening Willesden Green

    In this project we are looking to Green our town of Willesden Green. Included in this project are improving the planting spaces in our two tube stations of Willesden Green and Dollis Hill. Proving planters on railings outside the stations. Growing Vegetables with children in boxes along our High Road. Read more [...]

  • Forest Garden Club

    Weekly from 1.30pm to 4.30pm at Stratford Armouries We are creating a Forest Garden which will grow over 100 edible crops on a 2 acre site and in addition native and non native trees over 3 acres. Join us at the Forest Garden Club 11th November to 20th January for Read more [...]

  • uskate skate club

    We teach extreme sports and Circus skills at Horrabridge & Lamerton primary schools every week, currently 45 children come and learn these amazing and positive activities. We need more equipment so we can increase the numbers of young people able to benefit from our clubs.

  • Gym & JumpStarz

    We are a gymnastics and trampolining club within Warrington that have been established for over 20 years. We have recently been shortlisted for the Skipton Grassroots Giving 2014 grant of £500. We are hoping, if chosen to receive the grant, to put the funds towards purchasing an inflatable airtrack for Read more [...]

  • Suds for School

    Project background The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is working in partnership with the Environment Agency and Thames Water to protect streams and rivers from pollution, and to ease the strain on existing drainage systems. As rainwater in your local area flows over hard surfaces such as roofs and roads, Read more [...]

  • uskate skatepark

    We are currently raising money to get into this premise, where we will create a skatepark/activity centre teaching a wide range of activities from circus, extreme sports, trapeze, photography, editing, slack line and much more…

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