Recycling and Repair

Recycling and repair for runners

The Naturesave Trust has recently supported a social enterprise dedicated to reducing the amount of running gear that ends up in landfill. ReRun is a Community Interest Company founded and run by Dan Lawson, Team GB 24 hour Ultra runner along with his wife Charlotte and daughters Lilly and Ruby. Their aim at prolonging the

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RAW wood recycling

Grant to assist expansion for wood recycling social enterprise

The Naturesave Trust has provided a grant to support a social enterprise that offers a wood recycling service and employment opportunities for people with mental health issues as well as physical and learning difficulties. RAW’s Wood Recycling service offers a professional waste wood collection and recycling service to developers, housebuilders and local authorities. In the

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Naturesave Trust provides funding for Now! Charity Wealden Reuse Project

Providing transport to help community-driven social enterprise provide reuse services in East Sussex

The Naturesave Trust has committed support to the Now! Charity as we increase our environmentally sustainable reuse activities in 2020.    Now!’s flagship household reuse arm, Furniture Now! has been established for 25 years with the Wealden District set for an increase in their collection service for unwanted furniture and electricals, providing a spike in additional

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The Naturesave Trust funds Repair Cafe Wales expansion

Helping Repair Cafe Wales open three new cafes

The Naturesave Trust, has recognised the success of Repair Café Wales in providing leadership on the practicalities of running repair cafes.  The Community Interest Company celebrated the opening of its 27th café in Monmouth in February 2020.  Repair Café Wales was chosen by the Trust as an exemplar of sustainable community work that specifically promotes and facilitates environmental improvement and ‘green’ issues.  The grant will go

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Life Style UK receives funding from the Naturesave Trust

Bike Back recycling bikes for the community

“Bike Back” is an innovative bicycle recycling project which collects donations of old, unwanted and abandoned bikes otherwise destined for landfill and takes them to a workshop inside the secure area of HMP Bristol

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