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Community organisation set up to establish the upkeep ands development of our towns most central park. Plans to re-landscape the park (lottery bid) to include raised bed growing of herbs and vegetables by community groups. Intention to grow enough herbs to supply local businesses at a lower than other suppliers cost with the added incentives of local and organic grown. Plus free to harvest vegetables and fruits for visitors to the park.
Alongside this development is intended a workshop, growing house= not quite a greenhouse, classroom type area and community cafe..
I am a:
Involved in a Community Project
Skills I am seeking:
Volunteers of any nature. Especially anybody with fund raising experience.
Skills I can offer:
Community engagement, facilitation, encouragement and nurturing of involvement.
Tools & Resources I am seeking:
Printing, advertising, administrative fund raising...
Tools & Resources I can offer:
Grounds yard with tools, organisation and personal projects available...
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Hey you- it was lovely to see Jonny on Saturday in Wells but I didnt get a chance to see everyone else. Sorry! Hello Cynth, Ann, everyone. It'd be nice to catch up properly- when's your next meeting & can I come along? Sarah
Welcome to our network, please have a look through our member profiles for volunteers / expertise. Your project look great! Please consider coming to our community conference on November 3rd to meet like-minded people and share what you are doing. Incredible Edible have also updated their website with lots of resources for community groups: