What they do:
Coin Street Centre Trust is a social enterprise working in Waterloo and north Southwark, creating a vibrant, diverse and inspirational neighbourhood. Coin Street Centre Trust offers a range of programmes to support local families, children, and older members of the community, promoting enterprise, creativity, and lifelong learning. Working with local charities and organisations, they offer employment, volunteering opportunities, and activities to empower people to improve their lives. Their programme includes weekly tutoring sessions, coffee mornings and quizzes for older people, and community singing sessions, among others. Their Young Leaders group run projects and events for local young people, while the gardening group helps improve biodiversity in the area.
How you can help:
- Regular/ongoing volunteering
- Skills sharing
- Resource sharing
There are lots of ways that you can get involved with Coin Street Centre Trust’s work, whether it’s a one-off activity, or a regular commitment. Volunteers are needed to help with activities such as weekly tutoring, hosting coffee mornings and quizzes for older people, joining community singing sessions, or supporting the Young Leaders’ projects and helping the gardening group.
Other ways you can support their work include fundraising, or even using the Coin Street Conference Centre for your events, as they re-invest all income generated through their event spaces back into their community.