Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

Charity information

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

We are an environmental education charity that works with volunteers from the local community using horticulture and the resources of the greenhouses and a small garden for events and education.

Founded 2012

  • Mission statement

    We exist to benefit the local community in the boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark working with the local authorities and/or voluntary organisations and inhabitants to promote education and to provide facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation and other leisure activities to improve the conditions for the local community.

    We seek to provide knowledge and education in sustainable horticulture, the environment, local food growing, greener communities, skills training projects and other subjects as may be of benefit to the local communities.

    To promote the mental and physical well being of users, visitors and volunteers of Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses.

    To promote and encourage biodiversity and nature conservation in the gardens.

    Our “Vision” is to enable people to improve their lives through the resource of the greenhouses and gardens, their horticulture and biodiversity, through learning, understanding and involvement in inclusive education, events, activities and access to the greenhouses.

    Our strap line is “Growing though learning, learning through growing”

    To take our Vision forward we have the following strategic objectives:

    Education
    A resource for education
    Partnerships
    Work with partners to deliver our vision
    Biodiversity
    Support biodiversity & environmental sustainability
    Community
    Benefit individuals and the wider community
    Volunteers
    Work with volunteers
    Sustainability
    Grow the Charity sustainably
    Governance
    Act with probity

  • Aims

    Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses aims to:

    • To promote the benefit of the inhabitants the boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark. To advance education and to provide facilities for social welfare, recreation and leisure.
    • To provide knowledge and education in sustainable horticulture, local food growing, greener communities, and other subjects as may be of benefit to said communities.
    • To promote the mental and physical well being of users, visitors and volunteers of Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses.
    • To promote and encourage biodiversity in the area of benefit.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2012

    Registered Charity Number: 1140590

    Board members: 9

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 50

    Phone number: 447917647552

    Address: 14 Stocking Hill Cottered Herts SG9 9PY

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