Competitions for our Membership

Competitions for our Membership

We have partnered with some brilliant organisations to offer opportunites for our members to win wonderful prizes for their sites.

Details of how to enter are publicised in our member bulletins and in the members' area on this website.

Win £4,750 for your local patch with Nature's path


Nature’s Path produce delicious, gluten-free, 100% organic cereals. They believe that the secret to growing sustainable produce is all about taking care of the soil. To spread their organic message, they’re teaming up with us to ‘Show Local Mud Some Love’, offering our members a chance to win £4,750 of funding for a local ‘Home Grown’ project plus a bundle of breakfast cereals for your volunteers. 

Log into our Members’ Area for details of how get your green fingers on it!

Copper Beech Play Photo Competition - Win handcrafted play equipment for your site!


Together with Copper Beech Play, this Autumn we are launching an exciting bi-monthly photo competition with a prize to win this beautiful handmade play equipment for your site!

Each competition will have a different theme for entries: The first three themes are:

  • November - "Celebrating spaces that support and empower refugees"
  • January -  "Celebrating spaces that support and empower people living with learning disabilities"
  • March - "Celebrating spaces that support and empower children living with autism"

This competition is for SF&G members.

About Copper Beech Play


Copper Beech Play is a family company based in Herefordshire, founded by Jim and Helen Morris-Ridout. They specialise in school and community natural play spaces, handcrafting each piece of equipment. Copper Beech Play is proud to be Learning Through Landscapes accredited and has been awarded the national Schumacher Award for small scale sustainable development and also the Permaculture Community Award. Their products have a high play value, are safe, long lasting, easily maintainable and have a positive environmental product lifecycle. Find out more

More competitions coming soon.


Includes our own training events and workshops, and selected events and training run by organisations in the sector we think might be relevant. We aim to share the buzz and keep you informed.