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
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 »
Are you coming to the May Merrie this Bank Holiday Monday?
Be sure to visit our stall in Kingston’s Memorial Gardens between 12 – 5 and buy a beautiful piece of mosaic art made by our volunteers.
And……don’t forget to look out for Professor Kayoss!…Read More »
Sadly the owners of the building in Castle Street, Kingston upon Thames have asked Save the World Club to remove the iconic Muybridge mosaic which is so loved by local people. This tribute to Kingston resident Eadweard Muybridge pioneer of cinematography was made by Save the World Club volunteers and can be seen on the cover of our Facebook page.…Read More »
Have Fun, Be Inspired, Make a Change
Save the World Club is relocating
Save the World Club (SWC) is moving to new premises after enjoying a long and happy tenure at the Kingston Environment Centre (KEC). The inspiration for the Kingston Environment Centre originated from SWC and associated groups who wanted to create an ‘environmental hub’ for Kingston, and since then KEC has become a successful charity in its own right.…Read More »
Save the World Club support’s Kingston’s Paint the Town Green initiative.
The Paint the Town Green festival puts environmental and sustainability issues firmly in the spotlight. It has been running for six years and is now the biggest environmental event in the borough. It is supported and driven by the Kingston Environment Group, a sub-group of the Kingston Strategic Partnership.…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