Community Education and Arts across Cultures
Creating Ground CIC is a non for profit organization promoting cross-cultural awareness, learning and sharing across different communities in South-East London (mainly in Greenwich) through collaborative arts and educational projects.
Through the use of art and drama, people share their experiences, express their feelings and overcome difficulties through reflection and learning.
Our aims are to:
To create a space where different people in different contexts and communities can share and utilize their skills, knowledge, expertise and talents to realize their potential and create a better society
To build community cohesion through the arts and education
To utilize arts as an educational and therapeutic tool to improve individual and collective well-being
To promote dialogue, cultural awareness and understanding among different cultures
Our Current and Recent Projects:
Women and LeadershipCreating Ground partnered with Citizens
UK, supported by Near Neighbours &
Church Urban Fund, on a programme to
strengthen leadership and inspire
The 11 participants explored issues that
are affecting many more people and
communities like ours, particularly
around housing. Every meeting
culminated in agreeing on next actions
for change with three powerful phrases
at the centre - ‘nurture love’, ‘speak the
truth’, and ‘seek justice and freedom’.
We continue into 2020 to create p