Every street a POWER STATION

by Optimistic Foundation CIC in London, Greater London, United Kingdom

Total raised £81,405

raised so far

742

supporters

What if every street was a people-powered POWER STATION? tackling climate and economic crises and building community resilience and wealth

by Optimistic Foundation CIC in London, Greater London, United Kingdom

Extra funding and programmes
Aviva Community Fund donated to this cause

Aviva Community Fund has provided £20,788 of match funding

The Aviva Community Fund is backing the clever ideas that move communities forward.

Aviva Employee Giving donated to this cause

Aviva Employee Giving has provided £440 of funding

Aviva employees are backing the clever ideas that move communities forward.

The Crowd

Nigel Williams
18th July 2024 at 1:18pm

pledged £10

Nigel Williams has also backed 4 other projects

lynne rogers
2nd July 2024 at 11:29pm

pledged £5

lynne rogers has also backed 3 other projects

Terry Butler
2nd July 2024 at 10:18pm

pledged £10

Terry Butler has also backed 1 other project

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Anonymous
1st July 2024 at 11:34pm

pledged £10

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25th June 2024 at 11:45am

pledged £20

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Nigel Williams
18th June 2024 at 1:18pm

pledged £10

Nigel Williams has also backed 4 other projects

lynne rogers
2nd June 2024 at 11:29pm

pledged £5

lynne rogers has also backed 3 other projects

Terry Butler
2nd June 2024 at 10:18pm

pledged £10

Terry Butler has also backed 1 other project

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Anonymous
1st June 2024 at 11:35pm

pledged £10

Nigel Williams
18th May 2024 at 1:18pm

pledged £10

Nigel Williams has also backed 4 other projects

lynne rogers
2nd May 2024 at 11:28pm

pledged £5

lynne rogers has also backed 3 other projects

Terry Butler
2nd May 2024 at 10:18pm

pledged £10

Terry Butler has also backed 1 other project

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Anonymous
1st May 2024 at 10:34pm

pledged £10

Sandra Driver
28th April 2024 at 5:25am

pledged £7

Sandra Driver has also backed 9 other projects

Max
23rd April 2024 at 6:16pm

pledged £40

Hayley Sandford
23rd April 2024 at 2:49pm

pledged £40

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Anonymous
22nd April 2024 at 9:59am

pledged £40

Hilary Hardy
19th April 2024 at 1:29pm

pledged £20

Hilary Hardy has also backed 8 other projects

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Anonymous
19th April 2024 at 12:10pm

pledged £40

Ann Bell
19th April 2024 at 6:01am

pledged £20

Ann Bell has also backed 3 other projects

Colin Brown
18th April 2024 at 4:56pm

pledged £40

Creativezero
18th April 2024 at 2:37pm

pledged £100

Nigel Williams
18th April 2024 at 12:18pm

pledged £10

Nigel Williams has also backed 4 other projects

Sara Burkinshaw
18th April 2024 at 10:29am

pledged £40

Daniel Griffiths
18th April 2024 at 10:14am

pledged £40

Rewards

This project offered rewards

£60 or more

£60 - Power Station Welcome Pack

Learn all about us by getting hold of our Bank Job Book and DVD, and we will also include a Greenback 10 note in this bundle.

£20 or more

£20 Reward - personal thankyou postcard

When we print our postcards we'll send you a personal thanks!

£20 or more

£20 Donation

This is a simple donation

£50 or more

£50 Reward - 5 x postcards

You'll receive a series of 5 limited edition postcards - unique to this crowdfunder.

£50 or more

£50 Donation

This is a simple donation.

£100 or more

£100 Reward - Just Start Power Stations T-shirt

These T-shirts are cheeky and fun - and will only ever be printed for this crowdfunder. They will all be ethically produced.

£100 or more

£100 - Donation

This is a simple donation.

£200 or more

£200 Reward - The Sun. Power Station publication

We are making a publication that shares the story so far. As a form of manifesto and plan it aims to share knowledge and action and build on our recent work collectively growing and harvesting sunflowers – expect practical toolkits, stories and artwork with contributions from Stories and Supper and more. Supporting the crowdfunder enables this to be produced distilling our work in a way that we can share with each new community we meet.

£200 or more

£200 Reward - donation

This is a simple donation.

£500 or more

£500 - Ancient Sunlight Edition 1 (edition of 20)

One print from an edition of digital prints from original chlorophyll photographic works by Hilary Powell in collaboration with the sunflowers grown this summer.

£500 or more

£500 Donation

This is a simple donation.

£1,000 or more

£1000 - Seeds ('talisman' edition)

limited edition of cast sunflower seed necklace made especially for this crowdfunder. Using the lost wax process. Each seed casting is unique.

£1,000 or more

£1000 pure donation

This is a simple donation.

£5,000 or more

£5000 Oil on Canvas

Limited edition series of large-scale original prints by Hilary Powell in collaboration with the sunflowers grown this summer. Ten originals will be available, each totally unique. You'll also get an Exec Producer credit in our Power Station feature documentary

£120,000 or more

£120,000 Big Bang 2 - Blown Up Van

The van we blew up at the end of our last feature documentary Bank Job and which has hung in the Fitzwilliam in Cambridge is offered here as a sculpture for a private collector. The price includes VAT but excludes Hilary's time coming to hang it, which can be discussed with us directly by emailing [email protected]

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