Nina Edge, an artist and campaigner from Liverpool 8 reflects on the Power to Change grantee support event run by Onion Collective in Liverpool on 5th March 2019, where the theme was Health and Wellbeing.
On a sun-drenched spring morning, participants were greeted with...
Humanity is choosing a path to self-annihilation right now. It’s hard to know how to act in the face of this. Ice caps are melting, forests are burning, the sea is choking, species – and entire ecosystems - are disappearing.
Community businesses in one of the most remote parts of the country met up to discuss a challenge they face every day. The third Power Up! event took place at the Charles Burrell Centre in Thetford, Norfolk. Councillor Terry Jeremy shares his highlights.
Anne Short from B Inspired Leicester discusses the second Power to Change grantee event – Power Up Leicester. Here, she summarises the day and draws some conclusions about how to build cultural change that can see the community business movement begin to flourish.
Guest blogger Brendan Tate Wistreich from Coexist talks about the first in a series of Power to Change grantee events for community businesses, called Power Up in Bristol. He explains the challenges the sector faces and the varied and creative ways these organisations...
Something has shifted in my relationship with my step dad. He’s always been a tough cookie to crack. For years he has considered my work of community development to be ‘fluffy’ or ‘touchy feely’. A little bit…arty (cue nostrils flared in suspicion).