Groundwork have been working for 35 years to help communities in need across the UK through projects that bring people and the environment together. Every year they help mobilise hundreds of thousands of people of all ages to protect, preserve, improve or create parks, play areas, allotments, nature reserves and many other spaces that matter to them.
Groundwork projects also help people who are isolated or suffering health problems get outdoors and benefit from physical activity and by reconnecting with nature.
Groundwork was a significant provider of services for the Learning through Landscapes RBS funded £6m investment in the Supergrounds project, re-designing and re-creating 900 primary school playgrounds, this positive partnership lead to them being a partner of choice for this project.
Groundwork were responsible for the landscape transformation aspect of the project – recruiting and supervising contractors, and utilising volunteers to obtain the best value for money.