Category Archives: Social Inclusion

Iced Vovo’s And Christmas (Trees) In July

Last Friday at sewing group the Greeves St Project volunteers finished a huge number of Christmas tree decorations. That’s right. We are already preparing for the December trade. A volunteer brought her beautiful 7 year old daughter and one of … Continue reading

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Well Done To Our 3rd Graduate!

This amazing woman has persevered through hardship to turn up to 10 weeks worth of the Greeves St. Project to graduate with her sewing machine today. We understand participants may not make it to the group over ten consecutive weeks … Continue reading

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Congratulations!

Congratulations to the second Greeves St. Project graduate! Not only did she graduate from the Greeves St. program but she managed to secure a job. She is also very keen to set up her machine at home and begin to … Continue reading

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Graduate Number 2!

It seems a long time since the woman holding this beautiful embroidered button she’d just finished, began her involvement with the Greeves St. project. But, I think anyway, that is because we have grown to know her and love her … Continue reading

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New Greeves St. Products For 2015

Gorgeous heart-shaped Christmas decorations will be available later in 2016. Watch this space. Tablet or laptop covers, fully lined and padded out for safe handling. Standard sizes available.

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Christmas Greetings

The Greeves St. sewing project began, in partnership with Urban Seed, over ten weeks ago. One woman has already graduated with a sewing kit and sewing machine. Two more women will finish the ten week program early next year. We … Continue reading

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What The Women Are Making

We are moving through the ten week program so quickly now. I mean this in the sense that it is flying by and I don’t want it to ever have to end. Friday afternoons are fun. And creative. And funny. … Continue reading

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