“We could see what was needed in our communities and now we can make it happen” Lifelong friends bring people together through their love of growing and cooking food! I think most of us would agree, that it takes courage, resilience and a strong social conscience to grow a social enterprise from the grass … Continue reading Barefoot Kitchen by Scarlet Pink
Hi all, if you haven't already heard via our social media channels, I'm very pleased to tell you that Celebrating Change is funded for a second year! We are very grateful for the support of Arts Council England, Middlesbrough Town Hall, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, the Dorman Museum, and Seed Bed charity. Our first … Continue reading Celebrating Change – second year!
Today we hear from Lasha, who has twice sought asylum in the UK, and who has noticed changes to Middlesbrough. Changes worth celebrating!
As we head towards our winter break, I'd like to thank everyone who came out to our second workshop, including a few new faces - so wonderful to have a roomful of people making memory maps! I first used memory mapping as a writing prompt at a workshop run by the fabulous Wolf At The … Continue reading Drawing out the stories
This time last week I was breathing a sigh of relief as our very first digital storytelling project came to a successful conclusion - a full house of fifteen very diverse participants, and all with a short film to show for it! We'll be able to show you an edited compilation of their films very … Continue reading We have lift-off!
Robert McCall, “The Prologue and the Promise” After many months of preparation, here at Celebrating Change we are about to live with our first two workshops. On 16th November, we welcome you to come to the first of our monthly sessions, where we will start to build up a portfolio of stories, poems, diary entries, vlogs, … Continue reading Workshops about to go LIVE!!!