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Who are we?
Save the World Club (SWC) is an environmental creative arts, education and entertainment charity. At SWC’s heart is a commitment to improving the well-being of individuals and communities and protecting the environment through inspiring and demonstrating imaginative skills and solutions and having fun, so we can all live in healthier and more sustainable ways.
We aim to:
- provide leadership for local communities by generating ideas and offering practical and creative development and learning, modelled on sustainable living principles
- empower young people to be agents of change through providing fun, arts and entertainment based learning and enabling them to lead projects in their homes, schools and communities
- improve the quality of public spaces and services by working with the community to create and install mosaic art that reflects the aspirations and heritage of the local area
We are looking for individuals aged 18-24 years interested in taking part in community action. Young Place Shapers (YPS) aims to provide young people and young adults with opportunities to develop their knowledge, skills and confidence to lead and support positive change in the world around them, promoting a way of life that is good for people and good for the planet.…Read More »
Jo Butcher – Save the World Clubs Creative Director and recent advisor on Health and Fuel Poverty to Friends of the Earth and the Energy Bill Revolution spoke at the Kingston Voluntary Action – Annual Health Conference recently about the impact of fuel poverty and cold homes on health and wellbeing.
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Save the World Clubs lead mosaic artist Kim Porelli has just returned from Chile where she was volunteering with 60 international and 20 Chilean artists working in the community. Their amazing work was shown on national television in Chile.
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Kim Porrelli has jetted off to Chile to volunteer on a huge community mosaic project in Puente Alto, Chile.
Save the World Club have a stall at Maple Road Farmers Market on Saturday 16th November 2013.
This is our second time at the market, come along and have a look at the beautiful mosaics we have for sale, find out what the charity is doing, what it has to offer the community and how you can get involved.…Read More »
Save the World Club (SWC) was delighted to work with students from Kingston University on 7th November as part of London Student Volunteer Fortnight.
SWC organised a special workshop for the students Christine, Shad, Pramila, Tene, and Nazya who worked with mosaic artist Kim Porrelli to learn about the art of mosaic creation and our community projects.…Read More »
Many thanks to Kim, Mila, Tina and all the Challengers for their support and hard work cleaning and maintaining Save the World Clubs community mosaics in Kingston town centre.
Deciding the ‘Challenge’ way – Rock Paper Scissors!
Volunteers riverside and with Mila outside the Anniversary mosiac at John Lewis.Read More »
Would you like to become a trustee for Save the World Club and be involved in the way the organisation is run?
Have a look at the attached advert and call us to find out more.Read More »
Thank you to Kim and all the volunteers who helped to install more mosaics of swans, ducks, owls , herons and other assorted wildlife on The Red Wall on Friday 23rd August.
The Red Wall is located along the pedestrian walkway that runs from Portsmouth Road down to the river in Kingston.…Read More »
Save the World Club and members of Kingston Liberal Synagogue have just completed this mosaic to celebrate the 100th Bar mitzvah and the work done by the young people in Beiteinu class.
This beautiful mosaic shown here has been installed on the outside wall of the Synagogue in Long Ditton.…Read More »
“People always do everything wrong to nature and themselves. Man seems to have one function on earth: to destroy himself. The nature of the plant world is always constructive. It is always the teacher, in the creative as well as the ecological sense.” Friedensreich Hundertwasser
“Saving the world is not too hard, you just have to start in your own backyard.” Des Kay