What the Warehouse means to me

What the Warehouse means to me

This is the building I first came to in 1996, sensed something I wanted to be part of, and never really left. The building that gives the Earth’s Birmingham-based friends their permanent home, so everyone knows where to find us. This building enables us to meet...
Volunteer in the spotlight – Stuart Minal

Volunteer in the spotlight – Stuart Minal

How long have you been volunteering with BFOE? Just coming up to the end of my first year. Hopefully the first of many! How did you first find out about BFOE? I’ve had a direct debit with FOE for 20 odd years, but only became aware of the Birmingham Friends Of...
Stalls season – ValeFest

Stalls season – ValeFest

I’m Jodie, a BFoE volunteer. Myself and another volunteer did a stall on 3rd June at ‘ValeFest’, a student-run charity music festival held at University of Birmingham. This was my first time doing a BFoE stall and it was a great experience. It was really good to know...
Small Footsteps

Small Footsteps

The Small Footsteps Environmental workshops are a fun and interactive way of helping children to learn about how they can play a part in making the world a cleaner, greener place. The programme consists of a week of indoor and outdoor workshops for children aged 11 to...
Planting seeds for future campaigns

Planting seeds for future campaigns

It was a group of tired campaigners that met in the Curzon Building at Birmingham Central University on Saturday morning,10th June. The week that had passed had seen a terrorist attack in London and a General Election, which result showed uncertainty. The uncertain...