Community, Social Enterprise

The Living Furniture Project

The Living Furniture Project, a great London based Social Enterprise

WE EXIST TO PROVIDE PAID JOBS AND TRAINING TO THE HOMELESS
-Rough sleeping increased 41% in London between 2011-12. Rough sleepers have a life expectancy of 47 years.

WE EXIST TO REDUCE LANDFILL WASTE
-45% of current waste is reusable

WE EXIST TO PRODUCE BEAUTIFUL, UNIQUE FURNITURE –
-Each piece is an original design, each student is  partnered with a “buddy”, a professional furniture maker who helps to turn designs into reality.

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