FEATURED

Donations to environmental groups

With your help, Charity Pot and our charitable giving initiatives provide funding for small, grassroots groups in the following areas: the environment; animal protection; and human rights. Below is a list of the environmental charities we support:

DONATIONS IN 2017

YOURCAFE

A community café using would-be-waste food to provide a weekly meal in a welcoming and inclusive environment.

COMMUNITY R4C

An online portal for recycling, reusing, upcycling and other local circular economy resources in Gloucestershire.

THE WILD SISTAS

Herbal clinic and roadside first aid support for anti fracking camps and community.

WEALD ACTION GROUP

Design and printing of leaflets to help spread awareness of the risks of acidisation in the Weald.

TRANSFORM SCOTLAND

Campaigning to influence the direction of transport policy in Scotland for the next decade, towards sustainability via three critical Scottish Government transport proposals.

SUSSEX GREEN LIVING: HORSHAM REPAIR CAFE

Repair cafe, teaching skills for repairing broken items rather than throwing them away.

REFILL HORSFORTH

A free tap water initiative for local businesses to offer bottle refilling with the aim of reducing plastic pollution.

REEL NEWS

Making campaign films about the COP climate talks in Bonn, updating the website and filming equipment for radical film collective.

NO 2 NUCLEAR POWER

Assisting the developing co-operation between groups opposing nuclear development.

ELLESMERE PORT FRACK FREE

Anti-fracking campaigning group in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.

BOLSOVER AGAINST FRACKING

Campaigning costs for an anti-fracking group in Derbyshire.

ZERO CARBON HARROGATE

Website development, publicity materials and launch event for climate group/

SWANSEA SOIL CARBON

Equipment and infrastructure for community growing project in Wales.

STONEHILL COMMUNITY GARDEN

Polytunnel for educational forest garden project in Oxfordshire.

SOUTH LANARKSHIRE AGAINST UNCONVENTIONAL GAS

Campaigning against unconventional gas extraction in Lanarkshire, Scotland.

OPEN FOOD NETWORK UK

Open Food Network has developed a podcast to inspire and educate people to start up local food distribution projects driven by food sovereignty.

MAY PROJECT GARDENS

Environmental education in deprived areas of London.
BIND FOOD WASTE INNOVATION COMPANY

Kitchen equipment for food waste awareness campaign group.

ZERO CARBON HARROGATE

Website development, publicity materials and launch event for climate group.

SWANSEA SOIL CARBON

Equipment and infrastructure for community growing project in Wales.

STONEHILL COMMUNITY GARDEN

Polytunnel for educational forest garden project in Oxfordshire.

SOUTH LANARKSHIRE AGAINST UNCONVENTIONAL GAS

Campaigning against unconventional gas extraction in Lanarkshire, Scotland.

GREEN HOUSE THINK TANK

A conference for people interested in and/or committed to the idea of a green transition towards sustainability, both in the UK and globally.

EYES OF GAIA

Building rainwater systems for indigenous families drinking contaminated water in Ecuador, coordinating Agroforestry course, and assisting local councils with waste management.

WILDLIGHT

Investigative film making about illegal logging in Romania.

STOP STANSTED EXPANSION

Campaign materials and public meetings to mobilise opposition to airport expansion threat.

SHEPWAY CHARIOTS

Community garden in Kent.

RAGTAG ARTS CIC

Promotion of a scrapstore, reusing offcuts and surplus materials, in Kendal.

KINGSTON ENVIRONMENT CENTRE

Community garden in Kingston.

FRACK FREE UPTON

Public awareness raising about fracking in Upton in Cheshire.

ENERGY DEMOCRACY GREATER MANCHESTER

Exhibition and event at Manchester Science Festival 2017 about democratically owned energy company for Greater Manchester.

ENERGISE SUSSEX COAST

Promotion of solar energy, including solar workshops in Hastings.

COORDINATION  CLIMAT JUSTICE SOCIALE

Tour of 11 European cities of four indigenous Standing Rock “water protectors” using civil disobedience, conferences, demos, concerts and lobbying to press banks and institutions to divest DAPL and fossil fuels.

CLIMATE PSYCHOLOGY ALLIANCE

Software to upgrade the group's website to allow people to confront the difficulties of climate change.

TIME TO CYCLE
Activist cycling tour from the UK to Ende Gelende climate protest in Germany, raising awareness about climate change.

PRACTICAL TOOLS INITIATIVE

Setting up and equipping community groups to effectively campaign against land sales in Southern Sierra Leone, and help promote environmental awareness.

NOTTINGHAM GREEN FESTIVAL

A grassroots community festival promoting etchical living in Nottingham

KEEP BILLINGSHURST FRACK FREE

Awareness raising materials and events at fracking site in Broadford Bridge in West Sussex.

GRASSMOVEMENT
A four day festival, promoting grassroots groups, organising and activism in West Yorkshire.

FRACK FREE YORK

Campaigning costs for anti-fracking group, focusing on opposing fracking planning applications in North Yorkshire.

FRACK FREE RYEDALE

Air, water, traffic and noise monitoring at fracking sites.

FIZZ BIKES

Electric bikes for care workers in Poole, with the aim of reducing carbon emissions and improving health of staff.

eXXpedition ROUND BRITAIN

Research sailing expedition around British Isles, trawling for plastics and toxics, raising awareness of ocean plastics pollution.

ECKINGTON AGAINST FRACKING

Campaigning materials and baseline monitoring for fracking group in South Yorkshire.

CAMBRIDGE CLIMATE ACTION

Building compost toilets for grass roots events, ecological gatherings, anti fracking sites, demo sites, activist gatherings.

FRACK FREE ISLE OF WIGHT

Campaigning about fracking on the Isle of Wight

MOSBOROUGH AGAINST FRACKING

Campaigning costs for anti-fracking group in South Yorkshire

DIVEST HACKNEY

Two events promoting fossil fuel divestment in Hackney, London

BEAUTIFUL BOWLAND FRACK FREE

Campaigning about fracking in the Ribble Valley, Lancashire

BIRNAM TO BALLINLUIG COMMUNITY GROUP

Proposing sustainable alternatives to the A9 Dualling Project in Scotland

FRACK FREE BRIDLINGTON AND VILLAGES (FFBV)

Campaigning against fracking in East Yorkshire

BRIGHTON ENERGY COOP

A facility to generate clean electricity at anti-fracking camps, including delivery, onsite training, workshops and storage of kit when not required

FRACKWATCH GLASGOW

A campaign to get fracking banned in Scotland

EARTH FIRST! GATHERINGS

A gathering for environmental, animal rights and community campaigners to meet, skill share, discuss and reflect on the wider movement's future strategies

ENVIROLUTION

Community environmental festival in Platt Fields in Manchester

LIMITY JSME MY/WE ARE THE LIMITS

Climate camp in Czech Republic

NEW HOPE COMMUNITY ACTION

Camp Equipment and publicity for protection camp against fracking in Lancashire

THE SECRET GARDEN SALISBURY

An educational 3D virtual reality image city wide trail, designed to educate about the vulnerability of wild bees, and inspire new audiences to protect them

THE STONEHENGE ALLIANCE

Attendance at the UNESCO World Heritage Committee (WHC) conference at Krakow, Poland

THREE ACRES AND A COW

Rehearsals for campaigning land rights band

BIRMINGHAM FRIENDS OF THE EARTH

Colour printer capable of printing booklets, postcards and posters

PRESTON NEW ROAD ACTION GROUP

Monitoring equipment and campaigning costs for Lancashire anti-fracking group

KIRBY MISPERTON PROTECTION CAMP

Equipment for protection camp against fracking in North Yorkshire

FRACK FREE LANCASHIRE

Community screenings of 'The Bentley Effect' anti-fracking documentary across the north west of England

RISING UP!

Training and education about climate change for those taking action

LANCASHIRE NANAS

Community screenings of 'The Bentley Effect' anti-fracking documentary in the Fylde area of Lancashire

FRACK OFF LONDON

Campaigning costs to energise campaigning against fracking in London, and supporting fracking campaigns in the south east

FRACK FREE FORMBY 

Public meetings and campaigning costs to mobilise community against fracking planning applications in Formby

EXETER SCRAPSTORE

Rental costs for community scrap store, recycling materials in Exeter.

NETWORK FOR CLEAN AIR

Gathering for community groups campaigning about air pollution, community air pollution monitoring kits, and a Clean Air Schools programme.

WASTE AID UK

Bringing together community waste managers from across sub-Saharan Africa to address waste issues, and to establish a community energy exchange programme.

PLANE STUPID

Campaigning costs for group opposing airport expansion

KEEP BILLINGSHURST FRACK FREE 

Film screening, campaigning costs and camping equipment for fracking campaign in Sussex

FRACK FREE NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

Campaigning costs for group opposing fracking in Nottinghamshire

MARKWELLS WOOD WATCH

Campaigning costs for group opposing oil exploration using acidisation in the South Downs National Park

FRACK OFF

Coaches to a national demonstration against fracking at Preston New Road in Lancashire

SEED INDIGENOUS YOUTH CLIMATE NETWORK

Travel costs for Australian indigenous climate activist to visit UK climate campaigns whilst at the Lush Summit

COAL ACTION NETWORK

A demonstration outside the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy at the conclusion of the coal phase-out consultation

A VOICE FOR LEITH HILL

Campaigning materials and tree survey at Leith Hill, threatened by fossil fuel extraction

FRACK FREE SCARBOROUGH

Campaigning costs for fracking campaign in Scarborough

Bangladesh Krishok Federation/ Ismali Mansion

A demonstration for a land reclamation by landless peasants in Bangladesh

HIGHLANDS AGAINST NUCLEAR TRANSPORT

Campaigning about transport of nuclear waste through the Highlands of Scotland

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE NORTH AFRICA

Solidarity visit by North African groups to local groups opposing phosphate mining in Tunisia

LANDWORKERS ALLIANCE

Film screenings and regional events about transforming the food system

OTRA COSA NETWORK

Waste campaigning and community composting in Peru

GOODWIN SANDS SOS

Campaign to prevent the destruction of the historically and environmentally sensitive area of the Goodwin Sands in the English Channel by dredging

ECO RURALIS

Seed saving project in Romania

CULTIVĂ  ORAȘUL

Promoting and practicing urban agriculture in Romania

SWITCHED ON LONDON

Campaigning to push the Greater London Authority to establish a publicly-owned, democratic and affordable renewable energy company

THE NEW PUTNEY DEBATES

Celebrating the 1217 Charter of the Forest, demonstrating its contemporary relevance, through an exhibition, debates and a new charter of the commons

BEYOND NUCLEAR UK

Start up costs for new organisation to coordinate local groups campaigning against nuclear energy, and to promote sustainable alternatives

NAVIGATE COOPERATIVE LTD

Three residential workshops on conflict resolution and building strong groups, for people involved in grassroots organising

RUN ON SUN FUN(D) CHARITABLE TRUST

Solar panels on a school roof in Baildon, Bradford

ROSEACRE AWARENESS GROUP (RAG)

Outreach events, campaigning materials and room hire for anti-fracking group in Lancashire

BORE FREE SOUTH

Camping equipment for four potential protection camps against fracking in the south of England

FRACK FREE LINCS

County wide campaigning about fracking and all unconventional oil and gas extraction in Lincolnshire

BP OR NOT BP

Campaigning about BP sponsorship of the arts

DIVERGENT FILMS

Documentary showing how people in British Columbia, Canada, are rising up to fight peacefully against the gas companies which threaten their rivers and water table

FOSSIL FREE HASTINGS

Campaigning to persuade East Sussex County Council to divest their Pension Fund from fossil fuels

DONATIONS IN 2016

 

HACAN EAST

Campaign to get fairer flight paths for residents affected by London City Airport and to prevent further expansion of the airport.

FRACK FREE EQS

Regional campaigning about fracking in Somerset

PEOPLE & PLANET

A skill-based training programme led by and for students to support grassroots campaigns in their regions

NUCLEAR INFORMATION SERVICE

Video and report highlighting the risks of the UK’s nuclear weapons programme by showcasing accidents and near misses

THE BEE CENTRE

Establishing colonies of native feral honeybees in Lancashire

TRANSITION CITY LANCASTER

Booklet on green funerals

FRACK FREE HARROGATE DISTRICT

Campaigning costs for anti-fracking group in Harrogate

2050 CLIMATE GROUP

Travel bursaries for a Scottish climate conference

SACRED STONE CAMP UK SOLIDARITY NETWORK

UK campaign to build awareness of Sacred Stone Camp in North Dakota and violence towards water protectors in Standing Rock.

BORE FREE SOUTH

Essential camp equipment for Leith Hill Protection Camp, protesting about fracking in Surrey

KELFF (KEEP EAST LANCASHIRE FRACK FREE)

A community group committed to stopping fracking, covering the six boroughs of East (Pennine) Lancashire: Burnley, Pendle, Rossendale, Hyndburn, Blackburn with Darwen, and Ribble Valley

QUEEN MOB COLLECTIVE

Tour of European aviation and land rights protest camps with Mexican print maker and artist, Casiopex

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE NORTH AFRICA (EJNA)

Climate change conference in Morocco at the same time as the COP22 talks

FRACK FREE SURREY

Campaigning costs for fracking group in Surrey

TREESPONSIBILITY CLIMATE ACTION IN CALDERDALE

Protest about biofuels and climate change at Drax power station

TRANSFORM SCOTLAND

Campaigning for sustainable transport in Scotland

CLIMATE OUTREACH/CLIMATE AND MIGRATION COALITION

Web resources, documentary podcasts and webinars around migration and climate change

MARKWELLS WOOD WATCH

Campaigning against the planning application for fracking in the South Downs National Park

MANCHESTER ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION NETWORK

National conference about Sustainability Education in schools

SCIENTISTS FOR GLOBAL RESPONSIBILITY

Science educational activities for young people focusing on environmental sustainability and peace, and challenging arms- and fossil fuel- industry funded national events

RIMROSE VALLEY FRIENDS

Campaigning against a road scheme through a country park near Liverpool

BOSCOMBE COMMUNITY FORUM

Educational work about beekeeping in Boscombe

FERAL THEATRE

School assemblies and creative workshops exploring stories of extinction and lost species, delivered nationwide to young people from diverse backgrounds

CO-ORDIN8: ALI-WAY COMMUNITY SCRAPSTORE

Community scrapstore, recycling materials for crafts etc. in Torbay

ODYSSEA

Upcycling 55,000 lifejackets used by refugees on Lesbos

MEDACT

A national conference for health science students to engage with climate change, ecological degradation and unsustainable food production and consumption as urgent global health issues

DORSET REWILDING

Forest school and environmental education to inspire people about wildlife

EUROPEAN COORDINATION VIA CAMPESINA

Nyeleni Forum for Food Sovereignty in Romania.

UPLIFT - A PEOPLE POWERED COMMUNITY

Creating an engaging short film about TTIP and Ireland.

UK TAR SANDS NETWORK

International awareness campaign supporting the people of Sacred Stone Camp in the US to stand against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

TRANSITION HEATHROW

Educational programme around aviation and climate change.

THE NANAS

Travel costs for a community group, made up mostly of women, campaigning to keep the UK frack-free.

FRACK FREE UPTON

Campaigning costs for anti-fracking community group in Chester.

ZINNIA COMMUNITY ENTERPRISE

Workshops for schools and the community in Kent to teach about growing with a ‘no kill policy’, the wonder of mini beasts (insects) and championing ‘ugly’ vegetables.

WATERFRONT SPORTS AND EDUCATION ACADEMY

Community garden in deprived area of Leicester.

SOCIETY FOR COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION AND RURAL EDUCATION

Campaigning about plastic waste management in Tamil Nadu in India.

EARTH FIRST! GATHERINGS

National environmental activist gathering.

ROBIN HOOD TAX CAMPAIGN

Campaigning for a Financial Transactions Tax to boost funds to protect jobs in the UK, for development abroad and financing work to combat climate change.

PESTICIDE ACTION NETWORK UK 

A campaign to make Brighton & Hove the first pesticide free city in the UK and to spread the campaign nationally.

COMMUNITY FOOD GROWERS NETWORK

Campaigning work around access to land in London.

KINGSTON ENVIRONMENT CENTRE (KEC)

Community garden in Kingston.

NEOTROPICAL PRIMATE CONSERVATION (NPC-UK)

Environmental education about conservation of neotropical forest in Peru.

CO-OPERATIVE AND POLICY ALTERNATIVE CENTRE

Protest march in South Africa for environmental activists, drought and mining affected communities, and the hungry about the links between coal, climate change and hunger (part of global Break Free 2016 protests).

BOPANANG BANGALONG

Public demonstration to voice a community's concerns regarding a local power station's environmental policies.

ARAYARA FOUNDATION

Break Free from Fossil Fuels mobilization against the coal thermal power plant Pecém, in Ceará Brazil.

UK TAR SANDS NETWORK

Protests at the Shell and BP AGMs, created with frontline communities at the tar sands in Canada.

COMMUNITIES OF HOLDERNESS AGAINST ON-SHORE DRILLING

Training and information exchange for East Riding of Yorkshire anti-fracking campaigners.

SURREY AGAINST FRACKING

Campaigning costs for Surrey anti-fracking campaign.

THE LANDWORKER'S ALLIANCE (LWA)

Handbook and workshops for the Groudspring network to support beginner farmers

COMITÉ AMBIENTAL EN DEFENSA DE LA VIDA

Emergency campaign about the world's first referendum about mining in Colombia

BP OR NOT BP?

Campaign to pressure the British Museum not to renew BP's sponsorship

CILYBEBYLL ALLOTMENT SOCIETY (CAS)

Community allotments in south Wales

WORLD CETACEAN ALLIANCE

Campaign against discarded fishing gear, to protect the marine environment

LONDON PEOPLE'S ENERGY

Campaign for publicly owned London energy company

RIO DOCE VIVO

A series of events to network and organise local forums in the communities affected by the environmental disaster in the Rio Doce Basin, Brazil.

RECLAIM THE POWER

3-day camp in south Wales, near to the UK’s largest open-cast coal mine, to raise awareness of the damaging impact of coal extraction

NOT ONE MORE

Website highlighting the risks faced by environmental defenders

THE WILD SISTAS ANTI-FRACKING HERBAL CLINIC

Herbal clinic to support Horse Hill community protection camp

SHEFFIELD CLIMATE ALLIANCE

Demonstration in Sheffield during the COP21 climate talks in Paris

 

DONATIONS IN 2014

 

EARTH FIRST GATHERINGS

Summer and winter gatherings for environmental activists to plan effective strategies

MANCHESTER CLIMATE MONTHLY/MANCHESTER CITIZENSHIP

One day training for North West campaigners on Freedom of Information and research techniques

BARTON MOSS ANTI FRACKING CAMP

Herbal medIcine health clinic at Barton Moss fracking protest camp

THE CLIMATE NEWS NETWORK

A vital news network for scientists to link with journalists about climate change

THE BIG LEMON CIC

Costs for repair and recovery of activist coach company's bus which was used in a blockading action at Barton Moss frack camp

GENERATOR X

A vehicle equipped with solar panels to be used at protest camps

CARBON TRADE WATCH (ASSOCIATION ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE)

This bike and action tour in Espίrito Santo, Brazil aims to make visible local struggles against the rapidly expanding petroleum industry in the region.

BARTON MOSS COMMUNITY PROTECTION CAMP

Camp equipment, including wind generator for Barton Moss fracking camp near Manchester

AT COOPERATIVE

Paying for storage and repair of equipment and props for protest groups

THE LANDWORKERS' ALLIANCE

Campaign targeting the UK agricultural department, DEFRA, urging them to support a model of food production which encourages more people to work the land in an ecological way.

ECO RURALIS

Food sovereignty campaigning in Romania

ECUARUNARI (KICHWA CONFEDERATION OF ECUADOR)

Peaceful 11-day indigenous march to protest destruction of fresh water sources, criminalisation of social protest, lack of food sovereignty, government's policy of extractivism, and oppression of NGOs.

LOCAL WORKS TRUST CIO

Inspiring community groups to take action using the Sustainable Communities Act

JUTHOUR ARBORETUM

Environmental education in Palestine

SUFFOLK COASTAL FRIENDS OF THE EARTH

Funding a public campaign against a new nuclear power station at Sizewell B

INCREDIBLE EDIBLE GROWING FARM

Accommodation for volunteers at sustainable growing project

ORPHEON VOICES

Conference on fracking in East Sussex

NORTHERN GAS GALA/BARTON MOSS COMMUNITY PROTECTION CAMP

Travel costs for arrestees to get to court, costs of relocating camp when protest ends

FRACK FREE DEE COALITION

Campaign resources for coalition of groups opposing fracking in Chester

AVON COALITION AGAINST BIG BIOFUELS

Campaign against proposed huge biomass power station in Avonmouth

HEATHFIELD ENVIRONMENTAL AND COMMUNITY ACTION TEAM

Campaigning costs for anti-fracking campaign in Sussex

KEEP SHEPHERDSWELL WELL ACTION GROUP

Printer, public meetings and campaign resources for fracking group in Kent

GAS FIELD FREE MENDIP

A prominent pitch at this year’s Glastonbury Festival for Gas field Free Mendip to raise awareness of fracking in the UK

FRACK FREE SOUTH YORKSHIRE

To establish an on going presence at Daneshill Energy Forest

BIOFUELWATCH

Campaign against government subsidies to Drax power station which burns more wood than any other power station

BURMA ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING GROUP

Training for indigenous people in Burma to resist mining

THE COAL NETWORK CAN

Campaigning against open cast coal mining

NORTHERN GAS GALA

Weekend skill share for communities around Barton Moss fracking protest

THE FUTURE

Protest outside Farage's polling station on election day re: his climate change stance

HERBALISTS AGAINST FRACKING

Running a herbal clinic for sick, stressed and run down activists at Upton fracking camp in Cheshire

TRANSITION WADHURST

Public meeting about fracking in Wadhurst, Sussex

FRIENDS OF THE IRISH ENVIRONMENT LTD

An interactive web based map of all the Irish salmon farms

FRACKING-FREE CLARE

Costs of public meetings and film screenings, printing and travel costs for Irish fracking group

CEPPAS

Anti-fracking campaigning in Argentina

UPTON COMMUNITY PROTECTION CAMP

Camp resources for Upton fracking camp in Cheshire, including a solar cinema

FRACK FREE FIVE VALLEYS

Campaign resources for fracking group in Stroud

FRACK FREE WALES

Camp resources for future protest camps against fracking in Wales

FRACK FREE NOTTINGHAMSHIRE

Public meetings, publicity materials and helping setting up other local groups against fracking in Nottinghamshire

LONDON MINING NETWORK

Costs for members of mining-affected communities to visit Britain for mining company AGMs and other events to share their experiences and views.

FRACK FREE DEE COALITION

Anti-fracking campaigning in Cheshire, including supporting the Upton camp

ROBIN HOOD TAX CAMPAIGN

Campaigning for a Financial Transactions Tax on banks

CLOSE CAPENHURST CAMPAIGN

Community campaigning against nuclear enrichment plant in Merseyside

RESIDENTS ACTION ON FLYDE FRACKING

Anti-fracking campaigning in Lancashire

RECLAIM SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

Working to kick oil out of the arts using surprise theatrical protests in oil-company sponsored spaces. 

SOUTHWEST AGAINST NUCLEAR

Printing of leaflets to help better inform the public about the realities of nuclear power

BORDER SCRAP STORE

Recycling store on the Scottish Borders, salvaging and rescuing art and craft materials for reuse

FRIENDS OF THE PEAK DISTRICT

Development of a deliverable, affordable package of sustainable transport measures to influence the outcome of the Government’s Trans-Pennine Routes Feasibility Study 2014

THE FUTURE BRASIL

A campaign to get young Brazilians involved in the politics of climate change during two key events: the Brazilian General Election and UN Climate Summit.

HEYFO HULL & EAST YORKSHIRE FRACK OFF

Creating an organisational networking-hub for new and existing anti-fracking groups in the area, and helping establish new groups in local villages

HACAN CLEAR SKIES

Campaigning against expansion of Heathrow airport

ROSEACRE AWARENESS GROUP

Local group raising awareness of the dangers of hydraulic fracturing at Roseacre Wood threatened by shale gas operations.

BARRMILL AND DISTRICT COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION

A species survey of an MOD site to facilitate the creation of a community Biodiversity Action Plan

RESIDENTS ACTION ON FYLDE FRACKING: RAFF

Public meetings and campaign materials to oppose two fracking planning applications

EXETER SCRAPSTORE

Running costs for a community group which prevents loads of useful materials going to land fill so they can be used for creative and play purposes instead.

CAMPAIGN FOR BETTER TRANSPORT

Campaigning against new road schemes

OTRA COSA NETWORK

A community project involving environmental education, campaigning and activism in Trujillo and Huanchaco, Peru

ORGANICLEA COMMUNITY GROWERS

Community events about food sovereignty at food growing project in London

IRISH NATIONAL FORESTRY FOUNDATION (INFF)

Coordinator costs to organise a mass planting of a million trees on one day across Ireland.

SCIENTISTS FOR GLOBAL RESPONSIBILITY

Attendance at career events to promote ethical careers, school trips to ethical projects, and debating packs for teachers

NO FRACKING NOTHERN IRELAND

Campaign costs for fracking campaign in Northern Ireland

FRACK FREE MICKLE TRAFFORD

Campaign materials and public meeting costs for local fracking group in Cheshire

UNITED KINGDOM WITHOUT INCINERATION NETWORK (UKWIN)

Travel costs for community groups against incineration to travel to meetings and training workshops

DEMAND ENERGY EQUALITY

Solar 'tree' art installation and DIY solar PV workshops in Bristol

FRACK FREE DEE COALITION

Campaign materials and equipment for camps in north west of England

RIBBLE ESTUARY AGAINST FRACKING (REAF)

Campaign materials and public meetings in Lancashire

FRACK FREE LINCOLNSHIRE

Campaign set up costs for anti-fracking campaign in Lincolnshire

FREQUENT FLYER LEVY CAMPAIGN (VIA PLANE STUPID)

Campaigning around the introduction of a Frequent Flyer Levy, to impose more tax on aviation on an equitable basis.

NETWORK FOR CLEAN AIR

Conference for community groups opposing air pollution, monitoring kits and training for citizen groups, coordination costs

CRAWBERRY HILL COMMUNITY PROTECTION CAMP/FRACK FREE EAST YORKSHIRE

Camp equipment for fracking camp in Yorkshire to survive the winter

ANTI FRACKING HERBAL CLINIC

Running a herbal medicine clinic for sick, stressed and run down anti-fracking activists

COMMUNITY FOOD GROWERS NETWORK (CFGN)

Coordination of a campaigning network of community food growers in the UK

AHADO YOUTH ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB

Radio station equipment to campaign about saving a very diverse and eco-rich forest in Ghana

THE ART HOUSE, SOUTHAMPTON

Seed swapping event

RECLAIM THE FIELDS

European Assembly of grassroots landless activists on food sovereignty

EDIBLE FUTURES

Set up costs for new community growing project in Bristol

PRACTICAL TOOLS

Setting up and equipping community groups to effectively campaign against land sales in eastern Sierra Leone, and help promote environmental awareness in timber and bushmeat trade

THE HUMMINGBIRD PROJECT

A training program for at-risk Indian farmers living in the suicide belt on how to transition to organic agriculture.

FRACK FREE UPTON

Campaign set up costs for anti-fracking campaign in Upton, Cheshire

HACAN

Pre-election rally saying no to a third runway at Heathrow

FRACK FREE DEE

"Solidarity Sunday" rally at fracking site Ellesmere Port in Cheshire

PRESTON NEW ROAD ACTION GROUP

Opposing fracking planning application in Lancashire

MANCHESTER CLIMATE MONTHLY/MANCHESTER CITIZENSHIP

One day training for North West campaigners on Freedom of Information and research techniques

FRACK OFF LONDON

Proceeds from the sale of the Vivienne Westwood Climate Revolution knot wrap, for climate campaigning

TALK FRACKING

Proceeds from the sale of the Vivienne Westwood Climate Revolution knot wrap, for climate campaigning

FRACK OFF

Proceeds from the sale of the Vivienne Westwood Climate Revolution knot wrap, for climate campaigning

RECLAIM THE POWER

Proceeds from the sale of the Vivienne Westwood Climate Revolution knot wrap, for climate campaigning

 

DONATIONS IN 2013

 

ACTIVIST TAT COLLECTIVE

Film showing equipment on loan to the Liverpool Film Club for a film festival of radical films

AIRPORT WATCH

Rail travel for 10 UK grassroots aviation campaigners to travel to Munich for the European Aviation Campaigners Conference

ART NOT OIL

A fund for art activists to buy tickets and props for interventions about oil company sponsorship of art institutions

BADENOCH & STRATHSPEY CONSERVATION GROUP

Legal challenge to major development in the iconic and important Cairngorms National Park in Scotland

BRADFORD ON AVON COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE

Connecting a successful community growing project Supported Agriculture to mains water supply

BRISTOL BIKE PROJECT

Weekly bike maintenance and refurbishment sessions for women refugees and asylum seekers

CAMPAIGN FOR BETTER TRANSPORT

National support work for local community groups, campaigning against roadbuilding

COMBE HAVEN DEFENDERS

Part time coordinator, publicity and communications, local meetings and national actions

CONCERNED COMMUNITIES OF FALKIRK

Printing and distribution of 10,000 Community Mandates, public meetings, hiring a planning lawyer to fight coal bed methane application in Falkirk

CROYDON REAL NAPPY NETWORK

Vouchers for Croydon families, helping them choose reusable nappies as a viable alternative to disposables, reducing production and disposal of oil based, chemical products

DYFI LAND SHARE

One years support for a land sharing scheme in Wales

EAST KENT AGAINST FRACKING

Mobilising at the grassroots to oppose three fracking planning applications

ENVIRONMENTAL & ETHICS CAMPAIGN OF OXFORD UNIVERSITY STUDENT UNION

Environment & Ethics magazine of Oxford University Student Union

ETHICAL FREEIUM MAGAZINE

The first ever collaborative, ethical ‘freemium’ magazine, produced by Ethical Consumer, New Internationalist and Red Pepper to publicise the Reclaim the Power climate camp.100,000 free copies distributed in Oxford, Manchester and London

EYES OF GAIA

Assisting communities in the Ecuadorean Amazon affected by oil spills to clean up their villages and rivers by building water systems and structurally sound buildings with rubbish (plastic bottles filled with landfill)

FOOD SOVEREIGNTY SUSSEX

A campaign to focus on the use of GM oil in takeaways, restaurants and hotels in Sussex

FOSSIL FREE OXFORD

Screening of ‘Do the Math’ film in Oxford to persuade people to sign up to a campaign to pressure Oxford City Council to divest its resources from fossil fuel companies

FRACK FREE BALCOMBE

Electoral Commission opinion polling of Balcombe residents with one clear question about fracking, testing of fish poisoned in local water course, printer cartridges, Geiger counter and fast duplex laser printer

FRACK FREE GREATER MANCHESTER AND SAY NO TO FRACKING ON BARTON MOSS

Grassroots mobilising to rally communities in Barton Moss around imminent fracking, plus resources for a protest camp

FRACK FREE SOMERSET 

Find out more about Frack Free Somerset here

FRACK FREE SOUTH YORKSHIRE

Banners, leaflets, website and film screening for anti-fracking community group

FRACK OFF

Coaches to Solidarity Sunday march at Balcombe

FRIENDS OF RADSTOCK RAILWAY

Planning application for a new rail link, hopefully stopping a new road

FRIENDS OF THE EARTH BIRMINGHAM

Diffusion tubes and ozone strips in schools to show air pollution levels, encouraging children to walk and cycle

FUTURE FARMERS IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Production of short inspiring films and an online platform about young sustainable farmers

GATWICK AREA CONSERVATION CAMPAIGN

Seminar for community groups, councilors and officials about a new runway at Gatwick

GM FREE GREATER MANCHESTER

A campaign to engage restaurants, takeaways and public about gentically modified (particularly GM oil) in Manchester, and hosting Professor Séralini and other public meetings

HACAN EAST

A report and campaign to argue the environmental and economic case for closing down London City Airport

HIGH WATER LINE

A community drawn bold chalk line along an area of the River Thames susceptible to increased flooding caused by climate change, to help people visualize how climate change will impact them locally and also inspire local solutions

INSTITUTO ELOS BRAZIL

Oasis training in a favela in Sao Paulo, where the local community design and build their own community space - for example a playground, or a community garden

LEEDS TIDAL

Non-violent direct action training in preparation for the G8 and after, creation of an on-line activist skill-share time bank site, 50 activist skill-share events

LIVERPOOL FILM CLUB

Monthly pop up cinema of radical films

NORTH WEST TRANSPORT ACTIVISTS ROUNDTABLE

Expert to challenge traffic growth forecasts to justify a road to Manchester Airport 

NOUS SOMMES AUTREMENT

Eco-Pirates will build rafts out of trash and float them down the Rio Ebro, Spain, with performances highlighting trash pollution in waterways

RECLAIM THE POWER - WITH THE NEXT GENERATION

Fast track funding for resources for a kids space at the Reclaim the Power camp at Balcombe anti-fracking protest

REEL NEWS

Portable equipment to enable this brilliant activist film collective to hold many film screenings in various situations. The equipment had its first outing at Glastonbury. Travel expenses for Reel News to go to communities affected by fracking, to make campaign films, linking the campaigns and promoting renewable sources of energy instead Festival

REVOLT CINEMA

A short film about the Balcombe fracking protest by renowned director, Lech Kowalski

RIBBLE ESTUARY AGAINST FRACKING

Tour of Lancashire to mobilise communities against fracking

SKIPTON-EAST LANCASHIRE RAIL ACTION PARTNERSHIP

A series of studies by ARUP to convince Government of the need for the reopening of the trans-Pennine, Skipton–Colne railway

SOLAR SCHOOLS NETHERLANDS

Pilot of 2 schools in the Netherlands to engage community in crowd funding for solar panels on their roofs

SOLENT FRACK OFF ACTION GROUP

Public meetings in southern Hampshire about fracking

SOUTH WEST AGAINST NUCLEAR

Bearing witness and raising awareness of the weekly nuclear trains through Bridgwater and Bristol

STICKY EXHIBITS

Repairs, prop development and promotion of a ‘library’ of props for environmental events and exhibitions

SUSSEX EXTREME ENERGY RESISTANCE

Camp infrastructure and travel costs to enable people to live at and support the Balcombe fracking camp more comfortably and sustainably

THE GREEN GATHERING

Part time worker to promote Green Gathering, particularly to campaign groups

THE IMMEDIATE LIFE, INC.

A short film about the Balcombe fracking protest by renowned director, Lech Kowalski

THEY OWE US

A peaceful demonstration at Canary Wharf during the G8 Summit in response to the combined crises of cuts and climate chaos

TRANSITION FOREST ROW

Install and maintain compost loos at Balcombe fracking protest camp

TSIMI / ECOTRIBAL

Developing a drinking water supply with mini hydro (electricity) for 30 families

UK TAR SANDS NETWORK

Artist led protest at the Canada Europe Energy Summit in London, attended by UK and Canadian ministers attempting to undermine EU climate legislation and the Fuel Quality Directive. An interactive online version of an infographic showing ‘Two Energy Futures’ with a printed, illustrated report, view it here.

VILLAGES ACTION GROUP

For legal representation at Examination in Public of local plan, potential public inquiry and housing planning applications for campaign group against A29 bypass in Sussex

VISION ON TV

Equipment for media centres at protest camps

WHITE HORSE ALLIANCE

Legally challenging Wiltshire Council’s revival of the Westbury Bypass project, despite a damning Inquiry report and rejection of the plan in 2009

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