Our CEO , Colin Crooks, in New Years Honours List!

We are delighted to announce that Colin Crooks, our CEO has been awarded an MBE by Her Majesty the Queen in her New Year’s Honours List. The award is for his services to disadvantaged communities in London. Colin has created several social enterprises, in accord with his two passions; protecting the environment and helping less […]

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New Challenge in Westminster

Church Street, just off the Edgware Road, hosts the longest street market in London and is home to a fascinating food, textiles, antiques and arts quarter. It is also the most deprived area in the borough which is undergoing massive regeneration change and in the next ten years, under the new Masterplan, three key buildings […]

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Brixton Xmas Market Celebrations 1st & 2nd Dec 2017

Ho ho ho! Once again Tree Shepherd has had the pleasure of organising a two-day showcase for Lambeth Forest Network traders. Friday 1st Dec is a day of trading 10am-7pm ending in Brixton’s Christmas Lights going on. Choirs and a brass band will be outside Morleys at 7pm and before that there will be Xmas […]

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BE BOSS 2017 Young Entrepreneur Winner: Richie Babalola

Tree Shepherd met with a host of young people at the October 2017 Angelltown Future Festival.  This was a fantastic careers event where young people were encouraged to explore their prospects in the world of work. Many showed a keen interest in being their own boss – the question was with what kind of company? We […]

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START OUT START UP 18-30 Case Study of Amanda Abrahams filmed by Florence Jones

Florence Jones was a student on our first START OUT START UP programme 2017, supporting 18-30 year-olds in Lambeth to start and develop businesses. She has developed her own videography business: FABRICATION FILMS and produced this mini-film to showcase just one case study from the programme: Amanda Abrahams. We thank the Walcot Foundation for making […]

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TEAM PROFILE OF THE MONTH – meet Sherman Dormer, Tree Shepherd’s Training Administrator

After many years working as a touring musician, Sherman joined tree shepherd in spring of 2017. Sherman is an administrator within the training team. He is very passionate about the work he does and particularly enjoys developing relationships with the students as they progress through the course. In his spare time, Sherman enjoys live music and watching […]

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TEAM PROFILE OF THE MONTH – meet Yolanda Lopez, Tree Shepherd’s Enterprise Administrator

Yolanda works at Tree Shepherd as Enterprise Administrator organising the business incubation department. She has experience in international and local development, with a focus on the Latin American and South European communities. Yolanda worked for years in the financial sector before returning to study and graduating from a MA in Public Policy at King’s College London, […]

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