Join a community where making, nature and wellbeing come together.
Thames-Side Studios, Unit TW-008
Harrington Way, London SE18 5NR
Engineering Minds provides high-quality engineering, science, coding and robotics at after-school clubs for primary school children in south-east London.
A global collaborative community finding innovative solutions to the climate crisis.
Promoting and explaining the policies which the government should focus on; building back better in a greener way. They held a petition in December on this subject to be debated in parliament.
Local Community Action Group in Eltham – local ecology projects, education for the community, building a better future in our corner of the world.
Community Interest Company that aims to empower individuals to take climate action, through good quality educational material for schools, businesses and the overall community.
A charity that helps to fight poverty, pollution and climate change.
An independent charity working with older people in Kensington & Chelsea.
WASTE AND RECYCLING
Tthe South East Rivers Trust is dedicated to achieving healthy river ecosystems all across the South East of England.
You can volunteer as a guardian of the river doing things such as picking up litter in and around the river in your neighbourhood.
Suggested by our friend Ludivine, volunteering for them in Colliers Wood
PLANTING TREES ORGS AND COMMUNITY GARDENS
Community gardens close to Wood Green.
47 Somerset Close, London N17 6DL
Suggested by Corrado who is volunteering and learning useful skills thanks to them
FOOD SYSTEM AND FOOD WASTE
A different, ethical, sustainable way to shop. Dry goods and eco-friendly cleaning products in bulk to minimise packaging and reduce cost. Customers collect their orders using their own reusable containers.
Bulk Foods Health Food Store Helping The UK To Shop Healthy & Fight Against Waste.
- 99 St John’s Rd, London, SW11 1QY
- 276 W End Ln, West Hampstead, London NW6 1LJ
- 24 Turnham Green Terrace, Chiswick, London W4 1QP
On OLIO, you’ll find millions of people giving away food & other household items to their neighbours, all for free.
A food rescue app that allows retailers to sell their surplus food to consumers at half price
Social impact company driving a movement against food waste. Their app is the world’s largest B2C marketplace for surplus food.
Find vegan and vegetarian restaurants, healthy dining, and health food store locations though this website or download the app.
SELF-CARE/ PERSONAL HYGIENE/ BEAUTY
Fresh handmade cosmetics, vegetarian ingredients, no animal testing, with the goal to minimize packaging.
Lina and Emily recommend their shampoo
Natural and biodegradable soap and shampoo. They have a all-in-one travel version suitable as a body wash, for your hair and clothes.
Suggested by Ludo
GREEN PENSIONS INVESTMENTS
Join the movement calling for the trillions of pounds invested in our UK pensions to build a better world.
Encouraging people to invest in a sustainable economy.
Suggested by our friend Justin who was involved into the project and also wrote this article related to the topic