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#wewillgather

#wewillgather

#wewillgather helped people to get together to do good things. The site was a joint project between Revolutionary Arts and Fresh Egg, funded with £100,000 from Nesta’s Innovation In Giving programme, and was inspired by August 2011’s #riotcleanup. It was launched in August 2012, exactly 12 months after #riotcleanup. The #wewillgather website was closed in May 2014, […]

BBC London

‘One of the few positive stories after last year’s riots was the way communities came together with buckets and brooms to clean up the capital and reclaim the streets. Dan Thompson, who co-ordinated thousands of people largely via Twitter, says he’s found a new way of connecting like-minded residents who want to improve their part […]