A series of photographs of some the most elderly people in our community by Michael Whelan: Award-winning photographer Michael Whelan is set to capture older residents from around the UK to form a major photography project to commemorate 50 years of Contact the Elderly. Whelan was inspired to work with UK charity Contact the Elderly […]
Grant Fundraiser, The Mill E17 Closing date 4th May interviews 17th May Want to work at The Mill on Coppermill Lane, E17? We are looking for an experienced and proactive Grant Fundraiser. The Mill is Walthamstow’s newest community space, which is volunteer-led. The Mill was formed by a group of residents 3 years […]
Want to shape the future of The Mill? You could be a Trustee of The Mill, Walthamstow’s vibrant community space! By becoming a Trustee of The Mill, you can help The Mill go from strength to strength in creating a lively and friendly community centre that welcomes all by determining The Mill’s direction over […]
Q: What’s been going well so far and why? Alison: We’ve been making really good progress and have had hours and hours of hard working volunteer contribution. We have identified skilled professional volunteers to complement our enthusiastic and hard working ‘amateurs’. We’re about to have a registered charity (with very well considered constitutional documents) and […]
We have two job vacancies now that we are up and running with access to our building. The first is for a Community Organiser to provide outreach and organisation to the community, making links, networking, organising events and bringing the community together to make The Mill happen. The second is for a Community Administrator, to […]
We still are sorting out lots of the basics – and hope to have more news next week once we’re done with lawyers – but in the meantime, here is a link to our facebook page – see our new facebook poll, on what should happen first when The Mill opens?
Sunday was busy, as we, the new Coppermill Group, had our first formal meeting on Sunday, meeting Katherine of NVCO to get our project started. We also got a chance to look around our old local library, which will be ‘The Mill’, the community space for the residents of the Coppermill area (and beyond) The […]