Stories from the Scrapstore


AGM Fun!

We all enjoyed celebrating our success during the Financial Year ending March 2018 at our AGM on 16th October. There was a super turn-out to meet Patrick Moon, our new Chair of Trustees and to hear about our achievements. Our lovely annual report was presented with the following highlights: our operating costs were (almost) covered for the first time in 3 years through our membership income, generous grants and donations and through our fundraising activities we 'touched' around 28,500 people with our materials through outreach work, volunteering or membership we 'saved' c. 37.28 tonnes of waste from land-fill or incineration around 100 London-based businesses donated their waste/surplus t

Mapping Wandsworth's Creativity

Our Trustees Berit Ahmad and Catherine May had a lovely evening on Wednesday 26th September in Battersea at the Royal College of Art for the launch of a limited edition map of Arts and Culture venues in the Borough of Wandsworth. The map was produced by Elizabeth Lynch from What Next? Wandsworth, designed by Giulia Garbin and Florian Michelet with wonderful illustrations by Dale Crosby Close. The map shows 50 Art, Culture and Heritage sites throughout Wandsworth, of which the Scrapstore is one. The map is intended to be used by local residents, artists and community organizations. Hannah Lambert the Public Engagement Manager at RCA, offered drinks and nibbles on arrival in the wonderful Dyso

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