We did it
On 31st May 2019 we successfully raised £4,122 with 103 supporters in 30 days

To offer marginalised communities a safe space to learn land-based skills and develop a deeper connection with the earth and each other.

by Common Ground in Stanmer, England, United Kingdom

Extra funding
Criseren Foundation logo

Criseren Foundation has provided £1,000 of funding

The CriSeren Foundation are proud to be supporting meaningful projects making a difference in Brighton & Hove.

The Crowd

Sian Richards pledged £20

31st May 2019 13:04

Sian Richards has also backed 1 other project

JNuttall pledged £5

31st May 2019 10:55

JNuttall has also backed 56 other projects

Josie Howard pledged £20

31st May 2019 10:31

Josie Howard has also backed 1 other project

bob wilson pledged £50

29th May 2019 13:07

bob wilson has also backed 1 other project

dannybuoy pledged £15

29th May 2019 10:56

Caroline Coxon pledged £20

29th May 2019 10:33

Caroline Coxon has also backed 2 other projects

Rowena Gerrett pledged £10

28th May 2019 22:48

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28th May 2019 19:32

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28th May 2019 11:52

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28th May 2019 09:41

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Anonymous pledged £80

27th May 2019 18:28

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27th May 2019 18:26

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27th May 2019 12:34

philipholtam has also backed 5 other projects

Anonymous pledged £20

26th May 2019 23:22

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24th May 2019 20:52

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This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£200 or more

0 of 1 claimed

Forest School party

A forest school inspired party for up 12 children with Between the Trees. The survival themed session will include fire lighting, bow & arrow making with other games and activities. Check out their website to find out more about them www.betweenthetreesuk.co.uk

£10 or more

4 of 50 claimed

Name Engraved on our Workshop

Have your name engraved on the inside of our workshop once we've built it, or pledge to add someone you love instead.

£15 or more

6 of 10 claimed

Fermented Food Package

Fermented food package. A bag full of fermented goodies; Sauerkraut, Kombucha, Kefir all locally made and tastes delicious.

£20 or more

7 of 50 claimed

Cover Transport Costs

Pledging £20 will pay for one month travel for one refugee to come up to the project once a week. Our refugee community doesn't have the funds to pay for travel, this donation will allow them to enjoy what our project has to offer on a weekly basis and re connect with nature.

£20 or more

2 of 5 claimed

Herb Hanging Basket

Herb Hanging Basket. A hanging basket full of wonderful aromatic organic herbs for you to hang just outside your back door, easy to pick when cooking. This item will need to be collected from BN2 9SH.

£20 or more

0 of 8 claimed

Macrame Making Workshop

Macramé Making Workshop. Learn how to make your own Macramé hanging basket for your lovely house plant to sit in. All materials and a hot drink will be included.

£40 or more

0 of 5 claimed

Organic Veg Box

Organic Veg Box. Enjoy a delicious box of our own home-grown organic local vegetables, with recipe cards for meal ideas. To be collected from BN29SH between August and September.

£50 or more

2 of 20 claimed

Nature Connection Day

Pledging £50 will go towards us organising a group nature connection day for our refugee community, where they will have the opportunity to a range of fun and engaging activities.

£50 or more

2 of 10 claimed

2 Tickets to our Summer Garden Party

Join us for a celebration Summer Garden Party. Once our workshop and outdoor kitchen have been built and we have a good harvest to cook with, we'll be celebrating with everyone who has been involved and supported the project. There'll be activities, live music, a healthy feast, and cocktails too, including some of our very own homegrown, home-brewed elderflower champagne!

£60 or more

1 of 8 claimed

Fermentation Workshop

A ticket for a one day fermentation workshop making your own sauerkraut and taking home a kombucha scoby and starter kit as well as learning about the benefits and methods of fermentation. Workshop takes place in Brighton BN2

£100 or more

2 of 3 claimed

Build a compost toilet

Purchasing this reward will help pay for the materials for us to build a compost toilet on site for all our gardeners and volunteers.

£500 or more

0 of 2 claimed

Spoon Carving Day for 8 People

Would you and your team/friends love to spend a day whittling a spoon from sustainable wood to take home and use? Enjoy a peaceful day working outside in nature while learning a new skill. No previous experience necessary. This day is for up to 8 people with lunch included. The date to be agreed after purchase, and to be booked in by end of June 2019. Workshops to be held between August and September.

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