In August 2014 a small group of ex-Speedwatch volunteers found themselves – and the villages they served – with no area coordinator for their local Speedwatch scheme. Rather than abandon parishes to their fate and waste their 2000 kerbside sessions …
Community Interest Companies in action
The CICs represented here are telling their stories of the good work they do. They work in all sectors in the UK and are each very special in their own way.
At Street Factory CIC we, Toby G & Jo Gorniak, husband & wife team, have been connecting audiences, young people, artists and practitioners for the last ten years, in and around Plymouth.
Gemma Scott and Marion McDonald are founders of this Scottish CIC and are passionate about getting children outdoors and moving through play.
Investors in People - setting the standard for people management practices internationally for 27 years.
Theatre for Life CIC was set-up by Artistic Director, Michelle Smith, to raise aspirations of young people through live theatre.
At Employee Volunteering CIC we help companies implement dynamic and rewarding employee volunteering programmes across the UK.
This thriving organisation has grown to support over 400 businesses involved in rearing, growing and making local food, drink and craft.
Crafting4Good CIC was born out of an idea to be able to use the love of a hobby to start a business, but what type of business? It was a struggle at first but then Adele discovered a new way …
Joy Bishop is the Lead Sleep Counsellor and Founder of Sleep East Community Interest Company. She has worked with families of children with special and educational needs (SEND) for over 20 years.
The Pembrokeshire Health and Wellbeing project helps the people of Pembrokeshire to feel better by offering friendly interactions in hospitals, care homes and other organisations.