Spring’s Birmingham Soup is just around the corner!

The next Birmingham Soup is 1st April – 12.00-15.00 at Impact Hub Birmingham! The goal of Birmingham SOUP is to offer a safe space where people can gather and share a meal to encourage conversation, relationship building and resource sharing while supporting creative community projects in Birmingham. We want to be democratic, creative, sustainable andContinue reading “Spring’s Birmingham Soup is just around the corner!”

Join us on Valentine’s day and share the LOVE

We’d LOVE to see you on Valentine’s Day to help us spread even more LOVE throughout Birmingham and vote for another brilliant project. Join us for after work dinner with friends. Bring food to share if you can and listen to 4 project pitches. Each pitch gets just 4 minutes to share their idea andContinue reading “Join us on Valentine’s day and share the LOVE”

*HOLD*THE*PHONE* Here’s the all important 1st Birthday #BrumSOUP line-up…

We’re getting super excited about out 1st Birthday party this Thursday at Impact Hub Birmingham with Eye Candy, Birmingham’s own festival of all things visual. You will of course, hear from four brilliant projects, who all want to make a difference to a Birmingham community, and because, I’m not sure if we’ve mentioned it –Continue reading “*HOLD*THE*PHONE* Here’s the all important 1st Birthday #BrumSOUP line-up…”

Fancy joining the SOUP team?

Could you be a SOUPer hero? Do you care about Birmingham? Want to help awesome projects make a difference to our community? Have skills in social media, admin, events or outreach? Birmingham SOUP are recruiting, all ages welcome, do you want to join the volunteer team? We’re having a SOUP Open Meeting on 21st MayContinue reading “Fancy joining the SOUP team?”

#BrumSOUP Submissions wanted! Deadline extended…

Have you got an idea that could benefit from a little SOUP cash boost? We have had proposals from all sections of the community and projects big and small have been supported by the SOUP community. If you have an idea that you would like support with then why not apply? There are only 5Continue reading “#BrumSOUP Submissions wanted! Deadline extended…”

DEADLINE for SOUP #5 PROPOSALS is 4th March

We’re looking for our 5th SOUP winner – is it you? Got a project that is in its early stages? Maybe it is just an idea? It might be running already; whatever stage your at with a project idea we want to hear from you! So far we’ve had a winner who makes cardboard bedsContinue reading “DEADLINE for SOUP #5 PROPOSALS is 4th March”

SOUP #4 – February 2016 – pics are UP!

We have made it to SOUP number 4 and raised over ¬£1500 for 4 very worthy community projects for the city. YAY! February’s SOUP was an after-work gathering (we like to alternate between Saturday afternoon’s and Thursday post work get togethers) which saw Nyrees from Nettlefest, Sharon from The Square Peg Foundation, the Beyond BordersContinue reading “SOUP #4 – February 2016 – pics are UP!”

The GAP Arts Project is the 4th winner of #BrumSOUP

Last night was our 4th Birmingham SOUP at the glorious Impact Hub Birmingham. The project with the most votes was Beyond Borders from The GAP Arts Project who are working in collaboration with residents of Birmingham to produce¬†an arts event in response to the border crisis. ‘Using the subject of borders as a starting pointContinue reading “The GAP Arts Project is the 4th winner of #BrumSOUP”