Community Interest Company

Examples of Community Projects

natures classroom

Natures Classroom

A community project delivered by Countershade and funded by the Tesco Bags of Help Scheme. A project that demonstrates how nature and the environment can be used as a classroom for any curriculum topic.

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Sow we Grow

Sow we Grow Together

A community project sponsored by Tesco's Bags for Help Scheme. A community veg garden at Bleakhouse Library.

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Grandma's Apple Crumble

A look at how we lived 100 years ago compared to how we live now. The project focuses on our relationship with food and foraging for wild food and working in the community to bring us closer to a more sustainable way of life.

Supported by national Lottery Heritage Fund

Passage to Thimblemill

Passage to Thimbelmill is a Countershade CIC National Heritage Lottery Fund cultures and memories project, which captures and celebrates hidden stories from diverse cultural backgrounds around Thimbermill library in Smethwick, Sandwell.

Supported by national Lottery Heritage Fund