At Castlehaven we have 4 acres of green space just off Camden high street and would love to transform it into a vibrant and loved park space that is rich in biodiversity, that provides opportunities for the community to learn about gardening, food growing and environmental issues.
We run community gardening sessions every Thursday from 11- 1pm, where we focus ...
We support community groups setting up food growing areas on community sites/gardens as well as local schools. Our support includes advice, practical help, training, educational sessions and being an on-going contact for volunteers.
Project Dirt is making it easier for your project to crowdfund on the site.
Want to crowdfund on your project page? Find out how here.
Crowdfunding allows the crowd to pledge on ideas they believe in. project owners have a set amount of days and a target amount, they then offer rewards in return for pledges to reach this goal ...
The Mayor of London's Pocket Parks initiative supports the delivery of 100 new or enhanced pocket parks across London by March 2015.
It is part of London's Great Outdoors programme.
We had such a good turn-out to the last work day that we've added an extra one in August! Please join us to tidy up this lovely area of Ancient Woodland.
The BIG Somers Town clean up event
Saturday 30th August 10am – 3pm at Somers Town community centre.
Give and Take times: Give items 10:00-11:00 and Take items 12:30-2:30pm
The community organisers at Somers Town Community centre and Camden council are working together to clean up Somers Town and you can come and help on the ...
A one-day event for people looking for the ideas and inspiration to make a difference in their community.
This event offers a mixture of practical activities, facilitated sessions and networking opportunities. It’s an ideal introduction for those wanting to join the Big Lunch Extras programme, which offers ongoing support and events for individuals.
Each of our events is unique ...
We had hundreds of great applications for this year’s Grassroots Giving Scheme and we've finally shortlisted 304 amazing groups.
We've loved reading all the inspiring stories and hearing about the fantastic work taking place in communities throughout the country. Voting starts on Monday 1st September so please spread the word and show support by voting.
To see ...
is a partnership campaign led by the Mayor to protect the capital's
trees and encourage individual Londoners, businesses and organisations
to plant more trees. The Mayor also wants to protect London's woodlands
and associated wildlife and make London a greener, more attractive city.
Applications for grant funding
The next round of the Mayor of London’s ...
In response to our government’s blinkered race for fracking, while snubbing the latest public opinion polls (74% against fracking under people’s homes without their permission, and 80% in favour of renewable energy), we wanted to visually capture how people FEEL about fracking – since their thoughts don’t seem to count.
And who can dispute one’s feelings?