Handsworth Street Champions

This project was commissioned by the Hands On Handsworth residents group.

  • Worked with local residents and young people to develop an environmental social action programme which would encourage the local community to take pride in the area.
  • Supported local young people to create a website to promote the project.
  • Developed online environmental digital achievement badges which were awarded to young people after taking part in a range of environmental tasks and challenges.
  • Created online recycling, rubbish, and composting quizzes for young people.
  • Supported residents to run a series of community planting and community clean up days.
  • Developed community and young people focused ‘street champion’ packs.
  • Made a video to highlight the project and it’s achievements.