Camden Local Exchange Trading Scheme
News and Events
For members to connect up and for prospective members to find out what Camden LETS is all about. Next event: Sunday 1st October 2017 - watch this space for further details.
Supporting a wide range of organisations in Camden, they send out regular Bulletins. The current edition covers many different topics and events, many of which will be of interest to members of Camden LETS: Feature Article:
Maximising Community Resilience through Mutual Aid: Fri 29th Sept, 2-6:30pm - Free.
The concept of Mutual Aid has been around for a long time and has its roots in basic survival. It involves the idea of sharing, exchanging and building resources between individuals and within and across communities to establish strong relationships, and underpin well-being. Camden is a very vibrant borough and it makes sense for us all to get a deeper understanding of current and future mutual aid initiatives and innovative partnerships that can act as a catalyst to bridge social capital, build community resilience and reduce social isolation.
This is an international movement, sponsoring local voluntary action, both campaigning and practical, in support of the environment. Local branches are: - Transition Belsize • Transition Kentish Town - their latest edition includes details of "Apple…tising...We will have our cast iron press out juicing away at various venues: 23rd Sept at Queens Crescent market 11:30-1pm, and 29th Sept on Kentish Town High Street outside the Coop 2pm-3:30pm....Our Abundance team are also out picking, if you would like to join in, get in touch. We also need your windfall apples and pears. Please do look out at the streets around you for trees with unpicked fruit. Contact: email@example.com. See full newsletter HERE.