Month of Community
The Month of Community is a time to come together to celebrate everything that makes our communities great.
Millions of people take part every June to cheers volunteers, connect with their neighbours, welcome refugees, support carers, raise awareness of loneliness, or simply to say thank you.
In 2023, our amazing partners ran events and initiatives all throughout the month.Scroll down to next section
Month of Community 2023
Thank you to everyone who took part and came together to celebrate everything that makes our communities great!
people took part in the Month of Community 2023
people volunteered or helped out at Month of Community events
feel they belong more in their community after taking part
Month of Community resources
Logos, images and templates
Month of Community stamps
Use one of our stamps to show your event is part of…
Pawprint Month of Community challenge pack
The Month of Community is a time to come together to celebrate…
Print out a ‘Say Hello’ badge
Comedian John Bishop is joining forces with the Month of Community initiative…
Logos, images and templates
Pride month social media graphics
Our series of social media graphics for Pride month, supporting allyship for…
Activities and e-books
Free e-cards to make someone’s day
To help you build connections in your community, Eden Project Communities has…
A bumper Month of Community
Across all our Month of Community partners, there was so much get involved with in June!
Community events and celebrations happened across the UK as well as opportunities to support a variety of charities and causes.
Say Hello with John Bishop
“It feels to me like the days of saying hello to strangers in the street, on a bus, or at the park have sadly pretty much become a thing of the past.
The Say Hello campaign is all about making it that little bit easier to just, well… Say Hello.“
Month of Community partners
Volunteers’ Week, 1-7 June
Say thanks to all the amazing volunteers across the UK.
Have a Grow Day, 3-4 June
Our national celebration of all things community growing
Neighbourhood Watch Week, 3-9 June
Support Neighbourhood Watch and get more active in your community.
Carers Week, 5-11 June 2023
Recognise the contribution unpaid carers make to communities.
Great Big Green Week, 10-18 June
Celebrate community action to tackle climate change and protect nature.
Loneliness Awareness Week, 12-18 June
Raise awareness of loneliness and get people talking about it.
Small Charity Week, 19-23 June
Support small charities that, every day, make a huge difference to vulnerable…
Refugee Week, 19-25 June
Celebrate the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees and people seeking sanctuary.
Windrush Day, 22 June
On this day we recognise and thank all those who arrived on…
The Great Get Together, 23-25 June
An initiative inspired by the late Jo Cox designed to bring people…
Care Home Open Week, 26 June – 2 July
Discover the care home on your street and learn more about the…
Thank You Day, 2 July
Say thank you to everyone and everything that makes our communities great.
The Big Lunch
Bring your neighbours together with a Big Lunch.