Monthly Archives: April 2011

Tabu Flo: New Video!

Check out Tabu Flo’s brand new video and find out more about this amazing breakdance crew creating social change in Uganda. They need your help to fund a documentary and to get to London for the opportunity of a lifetime…

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ColaLife: The Importance of Reaching the First Milestone

There’s excitement in the Buzzbnk office today as ColaLife have reached their first funding target of £3,000 achieving their first milestone! But the story doesn’t end there… With more than 5 months still left to go, they are carrying on crowd-funding to … Continue reading

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Do What Comes Naturally: Cooperate.

We are very excited to announce the appointment of  Douglas Atkin as a Non-Executive member of Buzzbnk’s Management Committee. He shares with us his first views on the power of cooperation.  Blog post by Douglas Atkin Darwin got it wrong. Actually, … Continue reading

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New on Buzzbnk: The Sculpture Workshop CIC

The Sculpture Workshop CIC invite you to join the creative revolution on Buzzbnk! Richard Austin, founder of The Sculpture Workshop, believes that everyone can be creative – they just need positive encouragement and the right materials, and his mission is … Continue reading

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Nightdancers: Breakdance Project Uganda and Tabu Flo

Meet Breakdance Project Uganda, crowdfunding on Buzzbnk for the opportunity of a lifetime… They’ve only got 12 days left of their campaign, and need your help to reach their target! They’re a grassroots youth group that creates positive social change by … Continue reading

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Change the World with Your Mouse… latest project news

Thank you to those who have supported me to develop this book! Things are going well. Here is an update: 1. I am still discussing the nuts and bolts of a partnership with The Big Issue, which will include vendors … Continue reading

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Have you got Jungle Fever?

If you haven’t then you will soon if Cool It Schools have anything to do with it! They have recently launched their ‘Jungle Fever’ campaign to save the rainforests on Buzzbnk and want everyone to catch it. Rainforests are precious … Continue reading

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Supporting the Survivors – we speak to David Russell, Director of SURF

They’ve been successful indeed – SURF’s first project in this area was in partnership with US-based NGO Indego Africa. “Indego Africa secured purchase and advanced orders on a wholesale basis for goods such as tote bags, supporting 4 local artisans co-operatives. … Continue reading

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