Stories from the Stage is your opportunity to hear from brilliant community projects and inspirational individuals making positive things happen where they live. This session we’ll be talking to…
Chloe has been working as a marketing manager for start-ups in London for the past year when she was furloughed at the beginning of the pandemic. She and her friend, Floris joined forces to set up Furloughed Foodies, whose mission is to feed those struggling the most because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The organisation grew to over 500 volunteers including an 11-person volunteer management team, raising over £30,000 and delivering over 30,000 nutritious meals to NHS workers and those who are homeless and using food banks.
Alison is a contemporary landscape painter, fascinated by how our internal world and imagination relate to our environment. From Arctic Greenland and the wild shores of the Hebrides to painting through the night in Dove Cottage garden, or making murals with a group of men in jail, Alison will discuss her creative journey and painting adventures to date.
Marina is the founder and managing director of Circle of Life Rediscovery CIC and The Outdoor Teacher Ltd, that aim to transform education, health and family through nature. Marina is a leading author and practitioner in the outdoor sector, an international trainer and a national expert in nature-based educational and therapeutic interventions.
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