The Big Lunch is a brilliant idea from the Eden Project. It's aim is to bring communities together across the whole of the UK to have food, socialise and have some fun! Fancy getting involved?

Now that the better weather is here, we’re sure you’ll have lots of flourishing green spaces in your communities that you’re just itching to visit over the weekends - that’s why Community How To is getting behind the For The Love Of… our communities campaign, run by our friends over at The Big Lunch.

You may have seen the digital tool, Streetclub - a social network that serves a particular post code area, making it more local and community-based. After receiving lots of feedback asking for them to join up with the neighbourly website StreetBank, they’ve decided to do just that.


Do you need help finding an online voice for your community group?

We’ve got a brand new course on offer for community groups and leaders, to help you develop the skills you need to start up and manage your projects effectively.

Evaluating Your Community Project is an easy-to-use online course that provides learners with a clear understanding of different and effective evaluation methods, and how you can relate them to your project.

It’s aimed at those of you who are thinking about starting up a new community project or those of you who want to check that existing projects are working efficiently.
We hear all too often the community spirit is fading away. With busy lifestyles and the convenience of technology, we’re becoming more insular and less prepared to talk to our neighbours. 
However, a fast-growing social media website is helping to change that. Streetlife is the social network for local communities.
Free resource from BT for creating a community website. In just a few simple steps you can have a website that’s straightforward to set-up and easy to maintain.
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