Our history

We are a resident-led organisation, with a resident majority on our Board of Trustees. We were formed by Hackney Council in 2007 as the lead for community development on the Woodberry Down Regeneration Scheme. Our role was to ensure the local community were able to benefit from the £1 billion investment into the area. Read more about the Regeneration Scheme here.

Since then we have evolved into a fully independent organisation working beyond the Woodberry Down estate, delivering successful community development programmes including. Click here to see the full list of current projects. Despite the economic climate, our turnover has grown by over 500% since 2010.