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Start a community project

Everything you need to make a difference in your community

If you’re passionate about making a positive impact in your community, why not start your own project? There are wonderful people just like you at the heart of many community initiatives, offering support and spreading kindness every single day.

It may feel daunting to start a project from scratch, but we’re here with you every step of the way. From step-by-step guides, practical advice and a network of other like-minded people, we can inspire and support you to do incredible things.

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Outline your vision

If you’re not sure how to channel your passion into real change, we’re here to help. We’ve created a simple framework to help you turn your idea into a reality by setting out your vision and outlining your next steps.


Kick-start your project

Get your Big Lunch pack

It’s full of handy downloadable resources and exclusive content to help you plan and host your Big Lunch.

We can’t wait to see where your Big Lunch might take you!

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How to engage your community

The best community engagers ask people what they want before the project starts and allow people to take an active role in designing and delivering it. 


Engaging your community

Meet other community organisers

Join our Network of community organisers to meet other like-minded people. You’ll also receive support from our team on the ground.

“I started to believe that what I did was important, it did matter, and it did make a positive difference to our community. I felt really valued and empowered and was filled with enthusiasm to do these things even better”

Gwen Cook