Category : Making a change



Global Clean Air from Birmingham to Seoul





Bosworth and why our playing fields matter





Join the Panel

Active Communities are holding assessment days for Local Community Action Officers for different areas of Birmingham. Potential candidates will have been shortlisted, interviews scheduled and now we need your help!

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18th March 2019  |  Marcus Belben




Youth strike for Climate Change





Drawing thoughts at Shard End Library

We were at Shard End Library at half term making willow wands and drawing portraits with Caricaturist Ben Jones while we chatted. It was a great way to get to know people, find out what they thought about their local area and learn how to make willow wands. Here are some of the comments and great illustrations from the day – thanks to staff at the Library and everyone who took part.

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5th March 2019  |  Marcus Belben




Join us and make International Women’s Day count….

International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated every year on March 8. It’s a day where women are recognised for their achievements and an opportunity to push for more gender equality.

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1st March 2019  |  Adeel Khan




5 things you can do that can help you quit smoking

To quit smoking is a huge challenge….like seriously huge, but it’s something thousands of people do everyday and so can you!

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1st March 2019  |  Adeel Khan




I wish this was…





Hope, Change and Grow





Join the panel….

Ever considered yourself as the next Simon Cowell, Craig Revel Horwood, Karen or Claude from apprentice or even a dragon from Dragons Den?

Here’s an exciting opportunity to come join a judging panel and help choose the best person to connect your community!

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13th February 2019  |  Adeel Khan