Our walking group had a nice walk from Hebden Bridge to Old Town where we had a picnic lunch followed by fruit, homemade biscuits and cakes. The sunshine made it even more enjoyable and we had a lot of talking and laughing. After the walk two of the asylum seekers went to the Oxfam shop […]
Refugee Week is coming up and Rochdale Refugee and Asylum Seeker Forum, which Together We Grow is part of, is holding an event on Tuesday 19th June at Touchstone from 12 – 4 pm.
Data Protection Policy Together We Grow Purpose of the policy 1.1 Together We Grow is committed to complying with privacy and data protection laws including the Data Protection Act (“the DPA”). This policy sets out what we do to protect individuals’ personal information. 1.2 Anyone who handles personal data in any way on behalf of […]
Many thanks to Eastwood Residents’ Association for their support to Together We Grow at their plant swap and sale. We do not know yet how much money the event raised but more important is the awareness we could make by bringing our leaflets and talking to local residents.
Together We Grow is part of the Co-op Fund: https://www.coop.co.uk/membership… You can support us with a chance of getting a grant by voting for us if you are a Co-op member. If you are not a member already why not join the Co-op for just one pound? Our details are not yet displayed at the […]
Together We Grow has been offered allotments for refugees and asylum seekers to use. We will be paying your transport costs to get to the allotments and help you with the planting, etc. Garden tools are already available and there is no need to know how to grow vegetables, salads, flowers, etc – you can […]
We have four nice chairs, a vacuum cleaner and a sewing machine for refugees and asylum seekers. You can text Finn on 07511213449 to say what you need and when it is best to have it delivered.
Our walking group walked up to Heptonstall from the train station, through the woods where we had a lovely lunch before heading back to the train station along the canal where some ducks got very exited when they were served some cake. We were blessed with some lovely sunshine, had time for talking and laughing. […]
On 14th April we spend the day in Halifax with 36 refugees and asylum seekers – first visiting The Industrial Museum where a small army of volunteers explained the rich history of the area, really fascinating. For the smaller children it was the machine that could pack chocolates that seemed most interesting – perhaps because […]
Many thanks to Red Cross for inviting Together We Grow to have a stall at the Hate and Crime Awareness event. Red Cross is doing a lot of supporting work with asylum seekers and refugees and we appreciate working with Red Cross. Apart from stalls, there were workshops, talks, children activities, food and musical entertainment […]