One of the ways that Birmingham Friends of the Earth creates positive environmental change is by providing cost effective space to organisations that share its mission.
If you are interested in renting office space from us then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Below you will find a list of people that have already joined us.
Working at the Warehouse
The Warehouse is a unique and quirky place, filled with some of the kindest, most enthusiastic and dedicated people in Birmingham. The synergy that you get from working with these people is motivational and the knowledge that is passed between tenants is invaluable.
Whilst working here, we can offer you telephones, conference phones, reception services, IT support, broadband, photocopying, printing, laminating and postal services. We even have a cafe and wholefood shop in our building to keep you sustained during your work, and a bike repair shop to help you get back afterwards.
Please browse through our list of office tenants and meeting rooms below to find out more.
West Midlands CND
West Midlands CND is a peaceful group campaigning to eliminate the world’s supply of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction. By doing so, a genuinely secure world would be created and maintained for future generations. The threat of chemical and lethal warfare will be diminished.
Cycle4U is a fast ecofriendly bicycle courier service, allowing businesses to save time, money and emissions. Relying solely on bikes allows them to beat congestion, resulting in same day deliveries in many cases. They offer a quick and reliable service as the experienced riders have good working knowledge of different travel routes. A quick response is guaranteed due to the service being centrally based.
Lets Grow Together
Lets Grow Together is an organisation that primarily establish environmental projects within schools, aiming to teach children about the value of food-growing. The projects they create introduce children to the environmental, health, social and financial benefits of food-growing through hands-on activities that teach practical gardening skills. LGT support schools with extended actvities such as garden construction and maintenance outside of the school day too. LGT also work with the wider community, including vulnerable groups, social housing schemes, care homes and more.
Independent social work consultancy. Acting on behalf of service users, claimants and social workers, Celtic Knot also provide training. They are a virtual business priding themselves on their ethical and sustainable practice. Their services aim to manifest respect for human rights and justice, as well as minimising their ecological footprint, and maintaining high professional standards.
Muslim Women's Network
The Muslim Women’s Network is an Islamic feminist movement whose mission is to support and empower diverse Muslim women by ensuring that their voices and concerns are heard by decision makers. Their research into the experiences of Muslim women and girls informs their advocacy and campaigning methods with the aim to talk about difficult issues that are continually ignored. The Muslim Women’s Network became a registered charity on the 13th of December 2013 and are the only national Muslim women’s organisation in Britain.
Brum Radio is Birmingham’s new, independent radio station, offering an eclectic mix of Music, Arts and Conversation from a variety of established DJs, Comedians, Raconteurs, Promoters, Local Voices and Musicians. Brum Radio broadcast a unique line-up online and 24/7, providing an alternative to the mainstream and a platform for everything brilliant about Birmingham. Expect music, arts, theatre, food, buildings, places and people.
Pushbikes aim to keep Birmingham and the West Midlands region safer and more pleasant in relation to meeting the cycling needs of riders. By doing so, they also encourage people to make more journeys by bike. Cycling is an enjoyable activity for people of all ages to enjoy, thus Pushbikes attempts to change people’s attitudes towards cycling. They carry out their work by lobbying to the media and businesses to improve facilities for cyclists. Improved cycling conditions will essentially mean Birmingham will be a better place to live in for everyone. After all, PushBikes believes that cycling will play a crucial role in development of integrated transport in Birmingham.
Localise West Midlands
Localise West Midlands is a non-profit oraganisation promoting a localised approach to supply chains, money flow, ownership and decision-making for a more just and sustainable economy. We have multiple functions which include acting as a thinktank; consultancy and campaign group, researching, advising and raising awareness of sustainable local economies.
Friends of the Earth WM
Friends of the Earth is the UK’s most influential environmental campaigning organisation. We are a unique network of campaigning local groups, working in more than 200 communities throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Curva is an award winning fashion magazine that spreads positive messages abour body image. Curva’s goal is to reject the media portrayal of what is normal and revolutionise fashion through the promotion of true body confidence. Curva celebrates diveristy, curves and women of every shape and size.