We did it
On 16th December 2020 we successfully raised £4,400 with 55 supporters in 36 days

To turn Meriden Gardens into a community garden for everyone and give Random Café its first permanent home. Saving more food from landfill.

by Jane Johnson in Watford, England, United Kingdom

Extra funding
Aviva Community Fund logo

Aviva Community Fund has provided £340 of funding

The Aviva Community Fund is backing the clever ideas that move communities forward and we are proud that our people supported this project in round four 2020.

HCC Community Innovation Fund logo

HCC Community Innovation Fund has provided £1,500 of funding

Funds to support Hertfordshire projects benefitting the over 18s creating stronger, safer, fairer and inclusive communities.

The Crowd

Nici Hancock pledged £30

16th December 2020 at 8:23pm

Nici Hancock has also backed 3 other projects

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Pavan Kini pledged £20

16th December 2020 at 3:25pm

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Kim waddup pledged £20

15th December 2020 at 10:03pm

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Hertfordshire County Council pledged £1,500

15th December 2020 at 5:45pm

Hertfordshire County Council has also backed 16 other projects

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Anonymous pledged £20

14th December 2020 at 8:26pm

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Steph pledged £20

14th December 2020 at 7:58pm

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Aviva Community Fund pledged £165

14th December 2020 at 3:23pm

Aviva Community Fund has also backed 1207 other projects

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Andrew Hall pledged £25

10th December 2020 at 8:31pm

Andrew Hall has also backed 1 other project

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Sara Maio pledged £25

10th December 2020 at 8:09pm

Sara Maio has also backed 1 other project

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Anonymous pledged £100

10th December 2020 at 7:54pm

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Martin Hindell pledged £25

10th December 2020 at 2:52pm

Martin Hindell has also backed 4 other projects

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Anonymous pledged £25

10th December 2020 at 2:18pm

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Siddharth Maheshwari pledged £25

10th December 2020 at 12:08pm

Siddharth Maheshwari has also backed 4 other projects

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Anonymous pledged £50

9th December 2020 at 4:05pm

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Anonymous pledged £10

8th December 2020 at 7:04pm

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Sarah Kerenza Priestley pledged £50

7th December 2020 at 9:16pm

Sarah Kerenza Priestley has also backed 1 other project

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Sarah Kerenza Priestley pledged £20

7th December 2020 at 8:59pm

Sarah Kerenza Priestley has also backed 1 other project

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Anonymous pledged £100

6th December 2020 at 8:45am

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Barbara Barrett pledged £25

4th December 2020 at 11:42am

Barbara Barrett has also backed 2 other projects

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paul pledged £20

2nd December 2020 at 8:32pm

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Anonymous pledged £20

2nd December 2020 at 12:11pm

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Sarah Flynn pledged £50

1st December 2020 at 6:10pm

Sarah Flynn has also backed 2 other projects

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Chris Roberts pledged £100

1st December 2020 at 3:13pm

Chris Roberts has also backed 2 other projects

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£20 or more

5 of 50 claimed

Meriden Gardens in a box

Take a piece of Meriden Gardens home with you. If you pledge £20 we'll give you a small tray of plants to start your own garden off.

£10 or more

Random Tea and Cake

Have tea and cake on us in the cafe - bonus reward: a warm glow that you've just saved more food from going to waste!

£50 or more

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Your name on our Random wall of thanks

Pledge £50 and once our cafe is built we'll invite you in to add your handprint or signature to our wall of thanks - and add a shout out on social media too if you'd like.

£100 or more

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Take a Random seat

We'll recognise your pledge with a named seat in our cafe and look forward to welcoming you in for a cuppa and a piece of #madewithsaved cake on us.

£200 or more

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A place at the table...

...or rather one of our colourful picnic benches. If you pledge £200 we'll dedicate a bench to you and send you a special invite to our opening event.

£500 or more

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You Poly-tastic person you!

Our polytunnels are waiting for your name to be added over the door if you donate £500. We'll invite you for an exclusive tour of the site where you can see all the beautiful plants growing inside your tunnel. We'll send you home with a tray of plants too.

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