Read about some of the community businesses we’ve supported and how they’re building stronger, more resilient local communities.
The young women on a mission to establish Lewisham’s first community owned live music venue.
From a living room meet up to plans to take over a five-story building, People Dem Collective are proudly taking up space in Margate.
A strong community standing up to save threatened LGBTQ+ spaces in Tower Hamlets, London.
A brand new community venue in one of the country’s most deprived wards exists as a template for how contemporary music venues can be run while proudly proclaiming: The Future is Birkenhead.
From hosting free rugby camps to thousands of children every year to offering disability teams, this foundation is aiming to serve everyone in its community.
White Rock Neighbourhood Ventures are transforming derelict buildings in Hastings.
Breathing new life into an old market town.
An old train station connecting communities once again
A seaside hub bringing great ideas to life
A historic building turned cultural facility drawing visitors to the high street.
Saving the local high street and supporting local people.
Pollenize uses the power of community and science to fight against pollinator decline.
Residents of Banister House turned disillusion into the UK’s largest community-owned solar energy project on social housing.
Having successfully established a community football club for young people on disused parkland, Huyton Juniors then turned its attention to regenerating the space into a permanent community asset.
In 2014, Wellingborough Council decided it couldn’t afford to keep a day centre for the elderly open so residents, left reeling by its closure, stepped up and took it on.