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The Weavers Kids Cafe and Community Pizzeria is a not-for-profit cafe which will teach kids to cook and sell affordable healthier meals, with costs funded by the Community Pizzeria, which will also help sustain Weavers Adventure Playground.
259 individuals, organisations and social enterprises including the Mayor of London and GLL pledged towards this great communtiy project! Find out more about the project here.
The Dance in the Dark project was created by GLL Community Foundation campaigners ‘Illuminate Freedom’. It was formed to celebrate the freedom, independence and ability to exercise and dance, particularly those with visual impairments and those who are fully blind so they can feel free in a safe and inclusive environment. The project also extended further to those who suffer from chronic pain disorders such as Fibromyalgia, although everybody was welcome. Illuminate freedom initially attended Islington’s open crowdfunding workshop in May before ...
Tritton Vale Pocket Garden is a beautiful garden project and a brilliant example of what can be achieved when the whole community comes together. Bringing communities together is at the heart of what the GLL is all about and we are delighted to support this project alongside the Mayor’s Capital Clean Up Campaign!
Learn more about the project here.
The Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge was a daring but hilarious go-cart race across the cobbles of Micklegate – one of York’s best known streets! We pledged £300 and joined 73 other backers to help it hit its target of £10k+ in June 2016.
Check out the photos and videos from the event here!
The first project we pledged to as part of Better Communities was the Hackney Cup for Health which embodied our core objectives of bringing the community together and promoting physical activity through an exciting 7-a-side football tournament. We were able to support the project by providing football pitches, help with promoting the event as well as offering guest passes to Better Gyms which can be offered as prizes on the day.
The Hackney Cup for Health was a large scale community football tournament to promote health and inclusiveness delivered in partnership with Hackney Wick ...