Category Archives


Spotlight on Dandelion Savers

  • April 10, 2024

Read our interview with Lina, Committee Leader at Dandelion savers, find out about one of the newest groups in the Savers Network who are already achieving great things! Can... Continue Reading

Community Savers Leaders visit Kenya

  • March 6, 2024

In January 2024 some of our Community Savers members visited the first One World Together summit in Nairobi and took part in a learning exchange.   SDI Kenya hosted One... Continue Reading

Social Homes for Miles Platting Now!

  • October 31, 2023

Miles Platting, Ancoats, and Collyhurst residents were out in force on Saturday to call for social homes to be built on a plot of land that has long been... Continue Reading

When CLASS became GLASS by Tina Cribbin

  • April 26, 2022

I came as usual waxing cynical Years of being invisible Leaves no space for hope or Trust Over cups of tea and laughter Or just a quiet chat I... Continue Reading

Tired by Tina Cribbin

  • April 26, 2022

We are so tired… Tired out from being harvested About our “stories” How the vultures from the art, Academia, policy makers too Want to engage with us Sit down... Continue Reading

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Lessons learned from the pandemic

  • May 12, 2021

Whitney Banyai-Becker shares lessons from a reflection with savings group leaders in April 2021. Learning through regular reflection is fundamental to the Community Savers approach to achieving positive change... Continue Reading

Community Voice in Planning

  • January 26, 2021

This page contains materials from a seven-part community briefing series which took place between January and March 2021. Thanks to all the contributors and participants who made it such... Continue Reading

Thank you

  • January 22, 2021

Thank you for your support. Please follow us @CommSavers for news and updates. Continue Reading