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Find out what we've been up to in Essex recently.

Groundwork East is re-accredited with BS8555

Groundwork East has been re-accredited with its BS8555 certificate, showing its commitment to waste and environmental management.

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Call-out for groups in Colchester to apply for funding

Charities and organisations in Colchester with connections to the armed forces are being given the chance to share in over £100,000 of funding this November and December.

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Groundwork East nominated for national award

Community charity Groundwork East has been nominated for FM World Not for Profit Business of the Year Award at the SME National awards.

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New free play scheme in Craylands thanks to your votes in Tesco for Swan Housing

Sign up now for the really wild play scheme over the summer holidays – which is happening thanks to your votes in Tesco stores.

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Leave the office behind on a Groundwork team building day

Get outdoors in the fresh air, get active and bond together on a corporate volunteering day with Groundwork.

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Get really wild with your children in Basildon during the school holidays!

The summer has well and truly arrived, so book now to secure your place and get really wild in Craylands and Beechwood

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Groundwork helps Oaklands receive good report from Ofsted

Oaklands College recently received a report from Ofsted that rated their sub-contractor provision as 'good'. Groundwork East is one of the college’s key sub-contractors and this extract from the Ofsted report neatly describes the consistently powerful work delivered by the Trust’s employment team.

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Do you know a community group that deserves special recognition for making your local area a better place to live?

If so, then we would like you to nominate them to receive a Groundwork Community Award.

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Groundwork East to join over 120 local leaders as they gather in Cardiff to find an exit from food poverty

On 27 June at Cardiff City Hall, Food Power will host a conference on how local food networks can tackle the root causes of food poverty

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Last chance to get your garden cleared this summer

This is the last chance for older, vulnerable or disabled residents to book to get their gardens under control with a visit from the Green Aiders.

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Calling all community groups in Essex who need a cash boost

Does your community project in Essex need a cash injection? Then apply for a Tesco Bags of Help grant and you could receive just that!

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Does your garden need clearing for the summer?

Older, vulnerable or disabled residents can book now to get their gardens under control with a spring clean from the Green Aiders.

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