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“The movement we’ve seen in Coventry is revolutionising public health. We can’t wait to see what Grapevine do next.”

Esther Foreman, CEO, The Social Change Agency

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Matthew McStravick, Creative Director, Deepr Design
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Calling Coventry and Warwickshire businesses and retailers

The easing of restrictions is going to be a critical time for businesses and public spaces. Together we can get our economy moving again. For Coventry and Warwickshire businesses and retailers preparing to reopen, there is a unique opportunity to make their community the social connection capital of the country. On Thursday 29 April from […]

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Covid colouring competition launched in Coventry

A Covid colouring competition in the city of Coventry – simply too many opportunities for alliteration to ignore! But it’s probably best we now expand on that grand introduction… Creative Kindness Coventry, a social arts and crafts group dedicated to creating small acts of kindness to lift people’s spirits, has launched a poster competition to […]

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Checking in with Annual Health Checks six months into campaign

In September we launched a year-long campaign to bring awareness to the importance of annual health checks for people with learning disabilities. What gave the campaign urgency were the shocking mortality rates for people with a learning disability who were dying up to 27 years younger* than the general population, many from preventable causes.  […]

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How do we connect each other for good?

Since late summer 2018, Grapevine has been growing a movement of 3,000 Coventry people connected by one powerful, shared purpose – to fight loneliness and isolation. Back at the start of our journey, we came together with an organisation called Act Build Change to develop a community organising methodology that would be the key to […]

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