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We are a third sector organisation passionate about promoting both the importance of play and high quality play opportunities for children and young people. We are a member led organisation representing the play sector and working as an advocate for childrenâ€™s play. Membership to Birmingham PlayCare Network (BPCN) including the Scrapstore is open to individuals, groups, community organisations based locally, regionally or nationally who support BPCNâ€™s desire to voice the issues and concerns of the play sector; to share information, facilitate contact, offer support and share best practice in child-centred play and playcare. The scrapstore Birmingham officially opened its doors in October 2011. BPCNâ€™s scrapstore supports the reuse of unwanted materials that have been donated by businesses and individuals across Birmingham. We collect and sort waste/surplus materials which would often be diverted to landfill and redistribute it to our scrapstore members. For more information on the scrapstore please visit www.facebook.com/BirminghamScrapstore. Play in Parks (PIP) is an open access scheme providing play opportunities in parks located within disadvantaged areas of Birmingham and is aimed at children aged 5 to 13. PIP is managed by Birmingham PlayCare Network and funded by the Big Lottery Fund. PIP has previously run for nine years on an annual basis over 4 weeks during the summer school holidays and 1 week over the school Easter and Autumn holidays in different parks across Birmingham. PIP provides a great range of playful activities and games for local children and their families, our Playworkers wear uniforms with the Play in Parks and BPCN logos.
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easyfundraising turns your everyday online shopping into free donations for your favourite cause.
How? Just start your online shopping first at easyfundraising, then shop as normal.
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We have 4,063 retailers to choose from and so far we've raised over £31 million for thousands of community groups, schools, sports clubs, small and large charities across the UK. Easy!
Kim Cowling - 1st and 3rd Kilmacolm Guides
easyfundraising has been great for us and so easy to use. Imagine being given free money just for online shopping! Since joining we have raised over £2,200.
Over £31 million raised
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140,000 good causes
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