Feb 10, 2016 Laura Budden 0 comments
Student Eats

Project name: Student Eats Lead organisation: National Union of Students Project partners: The Soil Association, Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming, Plunkett Foundation Project summary:    Students Eats empowers students to grow their own low-carbon, on-campus food. This is because students want to live more sustainable, healthy lives, and because it brings huge benefits across […]

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vInspired Eco-Talent

Project name: vInspired Eco Talent Lead organisation: vInspired Project partners: Canal & River Trust; Ealing Council; Tower Hamlets Council Project summary:    Eco Talent replicates vInspired’s successful model of delivering full-time volunteering placements within the environmental sector, and will run from January 2016 to December 2018. A total of 240 young people aged 16-25 will be […]

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The Environment Now (TEN)

Project name: The Environment Now (TEN) Lead organisation: National Youth Agency Project partners: O2 Think Big Project summary: National Youth Agency in partnership with O2 Think Big are launching an exciting programme aimed at 17-24 year olds in the UK. The Environment Now provides young people with a grant for up to £10,000 to use digital technology to […]

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Feb 10, 2016 Laura Budden 0 comments
Fruit-full Communities

Project name: Fruit-full Communities Lead organisation: Learning through Landscapes Project partners: YMCA, International Tree Foundation, The Urban Orchard Project Project summary:                Fruit–full Communities project will equip homeless young people with the skills and confidence needed to transform green spaces and help improve their own health and wellbeing. This project launched in January 2016 and […]

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Feb 10, 2016 Laura Budden 0 comments
MyPlace

Project name: MyPlace: Motivated Younger People Looking After Community Environments Lead organisation: Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Greater Manchester and North Merseyside Project partners: Lancashire Care Foundation Trust, Lancashire County Council, Preston City Council, Chorley Council, Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council Project summary: MyPlace is an exciting new project being delivered by the Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, […]

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Bee You!

Project name: BEE YOU Lead organisation: Blackburne House Education Project partners: The School for Social Entrepreneurs North West part of the Blackburne House Group; Symbiont Consulting who will be an environmental partner, Merseyside based Social Landlords. Project summary:    The BEE YOU Project will engage with 600 young people over five years to support the decline in […]

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Growing Up Green

Project name: Growing Up Green Lead organisation: Hill Holt Wood Main project partners: North Kesteven District Council (NKDC), University of Lincoln (UoL), University of Lincoln Students’ Union, City of Lincoln, St Francis Special School. Other Partners: Voluntary Centre Services (VCS), West Lindsey District Council, Lincolnshire County Council, Special Education Needs Team, Department of work and pensions […]

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Green Futures

Project name: Green Futures Lead organisation: Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust Project partners: Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority, Field Studies Council at Malham Tarn, Craven Development Education Centre, Barnardos (Willow Young Carers Project), City of Bradford YMCA (Bradford Environmental Education Service) Project summary:    Green Futures supports and develops environmental opportunities for young people in the Yorkshire Dales […]

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Feb 10, 2016 Laura Budden 0 comments
Spaces 4 Change

Project name: Spaces 4 Change Lead organisation: UnLtd   Project summary:    Spaces 4 Change will find, fund and support young people aged 16-24 to start and run social ventures which transform unused or under-utilised local spaces. The results should benefit their local communities, in particular other young people. The programme will offer Awards of support and […]

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Next generation of Fife’s environmental champions and workforce

Project name: The next generation of Fife’s environmental champions and workforce Lead organisation: Falkland Stewardship Trust on behalf of the Fife Rural Skills Partnership Project partners: Fife Rural Skills Partnership which comprises: Cambo Heritage Trust, The Ecology Centre, Living Solutions, Rural Skills Scotland, Opportunities Fife, Forestry Commission Scotland,  Fife Voluntary Action, Fife Coast and Countryside […]

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Growing Confidence

Project name: Growing Confidence Lead organisation: Shropshire Wildlife Trust Project partners: Fordhall Community Land Initiative, Field Studies Council, Plunkett Foundation Project summary: Growing Confidence works with people aged 11-25, covering a wide range of interests and abilities.  The cross-cutting focus is Shropshire’s natural environment. Youngsters on the brink of exclusion from school have the opportunity to become practically […]

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