Theaster Gates, the sculptor and international artist who’s work has been displayed in world renowned galleries such as The Whitney in New York and The White Cube in London is the founder of The Rebuild Foundation.Read More
The Laneway Project is a not for profit social enterprise organisation based in Toronto, Canada.
The belief of one of co-founders, Michelle Senayah is that the discussed laneways in Toronto have the potential to be vibrant, living and working spaces, and that these potential thriving public spaces will help to create strong neighbourhoods, communities and cities.Read More
The redevelopment of the South Harbour area in Aarhus’s Sydhavnen district in Denmark had a disused old Coal Bridge running through the middle of the development project, which provided a vast social enterprise opportunity.Read More
Soichiro Hirabayashi, the founder of Vegeo Vegeco once had ambitions to become a farmer, but has ended up being a socially sustainable green grocer instead.Read More
Mexico City is known for being urban concrete jungle, with parkland and green spaces few and far between. Recognising the drastic need in his hometown to help purify the polluted smoggy air, the architect Fernando Ortiz Monasterio came up with the VerdeVertical project in 2007 to help fight this.Read More
Refettorio Felix was launched in London in 2017, led by Chef Massimo Bottura’s non-profit organisation Food for Soul in partnership with St Cuthbert’s Centre, Kensington. This project works with designer Ilse Crawford and tireless efforts of The Felix Project.
In Brixton, a Community Fridge has been installed by a group of food activists and traders who were inspired by similar Community Fridge schemes in India, Spain, Germany and closer to London in Somerset.Read More
Food and dining choices are no longer just about what you fancy to eat, with social consciousness proving to be an increasingly influential factor affecting our choices.