Campaign Organiser Course – my experience

Campaign Organiser Course – my experience

I have been a volunteer with Birmingham Friends of the Earth for two years now. A few weeks ago an exciting opportunity became available, the chance for me to apply for the Birmingham Campaign Course. This is a course which trains people on how to organise and carry...

Community Share Offer Event

On Friday 12 May BFOE hosted an event to discuss and publicise our Community Share Offer at the Warehouse. BFOE members and prospective investors attended this event. The event started off with excellent flapjacks and wine and once both had been enjoyed Ben took us on...
The Unist’ot’en Clan

The Unist’ot’en Clan

Since 2009, the Unist’ot’en clan have occupied a camp that is blocking several pipeline projects on Wet’suwet’en land in British Columbia.  Lead by Freda Huson, they are a non violent movement who are occupying the Unistotens unceded territory....
Life Begins at 40

Life Begins at 40

40 years ago Birmingham Friends of the Earth moved into our building, the Warehouse, spending the first few days moving bags of rotting lentils. They had a vision of what this former Victorian warehouse could achieve, and over the past 40 years it has been the base...
Thank you party

Thank you party

On Monday 31st October we proudly hosted a Halloween themed thank you event in the Warehouse. We organised the party to celebrate all that we have achieved this year and to thank our staff, volunteers and supporters who have made it possible. We listened to talks from...