At Citizens UK, through Community Organising we’ve trained thousands of people and helped them become leaders, winning victories that change lives and transform communities.
Our practical successes include founding the Living Wage campaign and encouraging major businesses to pay higher wages, putting over £1.3 billion back in the pockets of the lowest paid workers.
Getting supermarkets to pay the real Living Wage
The ambitious plan to take on retail giant Tesco
Winning a safer journey to school
How All Saints Catholic Secondary School won a bus and road safety campaign
Newham's biggest employers commit to the real living wage
How a creative community campaign lifted thousands out of poverty pay
A cheeky halal Nando's in Cardiff
Young leaders from Citizens Cymru Wales took on Nando's to get Halal restaurant in Cardiff Bay.
The path to making misogyny a hate crime
Nottinghamshire Police became the first force in the country to categorise misogyny as a hate crime. This was in large part thanks to the hard work of leaders from Nottingham Citizens. How did this come about?
Safe Passage for child refugees
Find out how our campaign to reunite child refugees in "the Jungle" in Calais with their families in the UK blossomed into Safe Passage.