Our impact in 2017-2018We help people across the UK to carry out thousands of projects each year. Tackling climate change. Helping people out of fuel poverty. Bringing out the best in young people by helping them to improve their local area. Building stronger communities by improving green space. Getting people back into work and creating green jobs.Last year alone we:
Invested £84 million into communities
Supported 7,000 local community organisations
Improved or maintained 4.5 million m2 of land, and planted 13,000 trees
Helped people to avoid 8,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions
Diverted 41,000 tonnes of waste from landfill
Worked with 1,200 schools and supported 2,600 businesses
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Beyond the numbers
The report also showcases the amazing communities, individuals and organisations that we help every day including young people, Jordan and Megan who have overcome adversity and personal issues to get on track to a positive future, thanks to support from Groundwork projects. Keen horticulturist, Sue, 69, and Men in Shed’s volunteer, Keith, 79 have also shown that age is just a number after they both been involved in local projects run by Groundwork.
View all our case studies to see how we're changing places and changing lives every day.
These stories and thousands of others just like them each year inspire us to do what we do.
Help us to do more
Learn more by clicking on the links below.
Read our 2016 annual review
View our Annual Report and financial statements here.
Read our impact report from 2014-2015
£82 million invested in communities through 4,200 projects
Read our impact report from 2013
Our impact from 2003 - 2013.
Read our impact report from 2012
Read our impact report from 2011
Read our impact report from 2010
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