Community organisations

Building the Bridge

Building the Bridge (BTB) is a Bristol based programme established to improve understanding between communities, religions and cultures, building respect for each others’ values and viewpoints. The programme aim is to encourage and support the Muslim community to play an active part within the communities of Bristol.

Project: Muslim Community Engagement in Bristol

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Coexist in Stokes Croft, Bristol is a social enterprise, setup as a community interest company based on a philosophy of open hearted and active engagement. They empower members of the community on to lead its development and incubate new creative projects and social businesses from conception to sustainability.

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Knowle West Media Centre (KWMC)

KWMC is an arts organisation and charity based in Bristol supporting individuals and communities to get the most out of digital technologies and the arts since 1996. In practice, this means providing exciting and relevant ways for people to get involved in community activism, education, employment, and local decision-making.

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Single Parent Action Network (SPAN)

SPAN is a Bristol based grassroots charity with national reach. Its vision is to engage and empower one-parent families from different backgrounds and cultures who are living in poverty and isolation, to improve their lives and play a greater part in society.

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South Riverside Community Development Centre (SRCDC)

The SRDC is a Cardiff based charity established for the purpose of benefiting the communities living in the Riverside, Canton and Grangetown areas of the city.

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Southville Community Development Association (SCDA)

The SCDA is charity based in Southville Bristol working to promote and support community development and resources.

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3G’s Development Trust

The 3G’s Development Trust is a community regeneration organisation that serves Gurnos, Galon Uchaf and Penydarren in Merthyr Tydfil. The 3G’s is a community owned and community led organisation set up so that community members can have a voice in their community.

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Productive Margins, University of Bristol
8-10 Berkeley Square, Bristol, BS8 1HH

Tel: +44 (0)117 3940042