Monthly Social Farms & Gardens Webinars

Tuesday 17th November, Surviving the winter; activities and tips for the cold winter months

Although some of our members have managed to re-open this summer and autumn by making maximum use of their outdoor spaces, many are now facing questions around how they can continue to deliver their services as winter approaches. In this themed webinar we will present advice, hints and tips from experienced care farmers and community gardeners as to how to keep your service users, volunteers and staff safe, warm and engaged during this most difficult season for working outdoors.


Tuesday 10th November, What you need to know before signing a lease

As part of our CLAS Cymru project in Wales, Joel Woolf, a partner and agriculture specialist at Wright Hassall LLP solicitors will take us through the potential pitfalls and things to look out for before signing a lease for your project or venture.


Thursday 29th October, Protecting Your Trustees

Following the success of the Risk and Liabilities webinar that independent insurance broker McClarrons led in June, we held another free session for SF&G members on trustee indemnity. Trustee liability can be a barrier to individuals joining charity boards and can also be a worry for individuals on a board. This is especially so during times of unprecedented crisis such as the coronavirus pandemic.

 


Wednesday 26th August - Welcoming diversity in community farms and gardens

Monica Tyler, CEO of Vauxhall City Farm, chairs a discussion on encouraging diversity and particularly enabling people from minority groups to be involved in decision making processes in environmental organisations.

 

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