Welcome to our Community Projects

Why sharing articles from our Community Projects is important

Sharing our content with your community means the world to us. Our community projects are at the heart of what we do. Not only does it show your interest and investment in us (which is incredible). It also gives other people the opportunity to discover us and our cause too.

This means that we can help you and help the environment, by making your contribution to making a brighter future through embedding a circular economy

What to expect on our blog

Our blog hosts a wealth of content, from our events, charity work, workshops, and more from all of our Community Projects. Our aim is to keep our articles and posts relatively short and to the point. We also love to shout out the good news and exciting stories we come across while we’re out and about. 

We will share news and stories about what we encounter, the visitors we have coming to see what we are up to, and information about our workshops too. Ensure this page is bookmarked to make getting here easy and you don’t miss out. Welcome to the circular economy.

Library
Blog
The Recycle Project

Lending Library

Become a borrower, at Yorks First Lending Library! Be part of a community organization focused on making a difference. York’s Lending Library. Well it seems

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JustGiving

We have set up a campaign to help us raise £5000 to help fund our amazing free workshops. Please share.

Follow our community projects on social media too!

Social media is important to us. It is how we connect with our audiences, and share our campaigns and information about our free workshops. All our events are on Facebook, and our Instagram is alive with amazing pictures of what we are up to and selling. We also have YouTube, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

On the tools

in the workshops...

We have a lot going on in there from running free workshops that members of the public can come and attend, commission work and up-cycling various different things. We will be bringing an insight into the magic that goes on in these fantastically equipped learning spaces. Delivering courses from pallet works to arts and crafts. 

mud kitchen
The Recycle Project

Mud Kitchen: In the Workshop

Who’s ready for some mud pies and beetle baguettes with our mud kitchen? On this week’s issue of In the Workshop, we are visiting the all-star,

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mud kitchen
The Recycle Project

Mud Kitchen: In the Workshop

Who’s ready for some mud pies and beetle baguettes with our mud kitchen? On this week’s issue of In the Workshop, we are visiting the all-star,

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reclaimed wood for pallet workshop
Planter
The Recycle Project

Planter: In the workshop

All the woods prepped, are your plants? In this edition of In the Workshop, we have the gardeners and green fingered people very well looked

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On Trend

The Recycle Project Community Events

The Recycle Project runs events at the shop on Hazel Court. Our team is working tirelessly to bring together events that can benefit everyone and get as much of our stock back into the community as possible. This is where we will update you with new dates, success stories, and the challenges we have faced along the way.

Charity Work

Our Charity work

We collaborate with multiple charities throughout York and are always looking for more ways to help. Here we will be sharing some of the charities with whom we work, what they do and how we help them. It will also be a space for them to take advantage of and use, to help promote any of their ongoing campaigns. 

Charity work
The Recycle Project

Believe in the Magic

Believe in the Magic of Christmas It’s (almost) that time of year again. Where we all tap into our festive selves and try to do

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