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Groundwork Wakefield


Environmental & Business Centre, Merlyn-Rees Ave, Morley, Leeds LS27 9SL
East Riding of Yorkshire
LS27 9SL

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East Riding of Yorkshire

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0300 303 3292

Groundwork Wakefield

Groundwork Connect

Groundwork Connect building an on-line community where people can still feel connected to others and find information and activities to help them through this present pandemic

Funded to date: £9,425
£7,313 needed to reach goal of £16,738
56% funded
Finished on 06-05-2020

Groundwork is a charity that works with people in some of our most disadvantaged communities.  We had built up an online community and on social media of 500 followers and we are now using social media to expand or on-line community through Groundwork connect.  We are providing daily information for people the content includes, a daily affordable and easy healthy recipe using ingredients that people may still be able to find in the shops.  We provide daily activities, jokes and workshops that give people advice on activities that will help them save money, stay active and healthy during this difficult time our content includes:

Food growing tips so people can grow simple foods

Crafts that repurpose every day items they might throw away

Energy saving tips

Sign posting to other services and support

We are developing content daily to respond to what is needed to help our communities stay safe, well and happy during this difficult time

Reg Number: 06455490 | Charity Number: 1125856