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Save the World Clubs’ mission is to inspire and enable individuals to live happier, healthier and more sustainable lives through providing practical, fun and creative arts learning opportunities

       be inspired, have fun, make a change

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

 


What a difference a day makes

Young Place Shapers take action to transform part of Kingston’s Queens Promenade Full details: bench with a view summary 2014 To find out more about Young Place Shapers: visit https://www.facebook.com/events/781441848553284/ Contact Rachel Monaghan at E. rachmon@hotmail.com T. 07743 225115. You … Read More »

Help create a Bench with a View

Are you aged 18-24 and living, studying and/or working in Kingston? Are you interested in meeting new people? Would you like to help your community whilst having fun and gaining new skills and experience? Join Young Place Shapers for their … Read More »

Announcement from Save the World Club

It is with regret that The Trustees have to announce that Save the World Club are no longer able to continue its mosaic activities due, in the main, to the lack of funding opportunities to enable the charity to continue … Read More »

RBK Voluntary and Community Sector Strategy Launch at The Rose Theatre

Jo Butcher celebrates voluntary and community sector led action to realise healthy and sustainable communities in Kingston   Jo Butcher helped to launch Kingston Council’s Voluntary and Community Sector Strategy and Compact at the Rose Theatre.   Jo was among … Read More »

HRH Prince Charles visits Ham Green and meets some of the children working on the Save the World Club and Friends of Ham Green community mosaic project

HRH Prince Charles visited Ham Green on behalf of The Princes Trust – Building Communities. He met Save the World Clubs mosaic artist Kim Porelli and some of children working on the project. Pictures here show Kim telling the Prince … Read More »

Community mosaic with Friends of Ham Green

Save the World Club are working with Friends of Ham Green to create a new community mosaic which will be used to cover up a wall that is regularly graffitied. Everyone in the community is getting involved with sessions taking … Read More »

Young Place Shapers

  www.youngplaceshapers.org 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 … Read More »

Charity is engaging with issues in Royal Borough of Kingston

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 … Read More »

Community Mosaics in Chile

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. Check this … Read More »

Mosaic Artist Kim Porrelli in Chile

Kim Porrelli has jetted off to Chile to volunteer on a huge community mosaic project in Puente Alto, Chile.  What an exciting opportunity, she will be working with Isisdora PAz Lopez  – here is the link to a short film … Read More »

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“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