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Community Calling calls for 5,000 phones to help transform lives, reduce e-waste and cut carbon

Hubbub's smartphone donation campaign has successfully rehomed over 5,000 phones. We're calling for business support to reach 5,000 more people in need.


Author: Susha Sooral

Hubbub supports launch of new Community Cycle Centre

Ever heard of a bike library? A community space full of resources and support to get residents cycling, and we just launched one. Find out more.


Author: Susha Sooral

Our impact

  • 4 cities now #InTheLoop with recycling on-the-go infrastructure across the UK and Ireland, with 2.1 million materials diverted from landfill and collected for recycling.
  • 4000 second-hand phones donated to digitally excluded people through the Community Calling campaign.
  • 140 Community Fridges in the UK Network, each redistributing on average 2.4 tonnes of surplus food per month (equivalent to 5,800 meals!). 
  • 5000000 coffee cups collected and recycled as part of the Square Mile Challenge
  • 52000 items of outgrown baby clothing redistributed to families via mothercare as part of the Gift A Bundle campaign

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  • How to host a litter pick with a twist

    Fed up with seeing litter in your local area? Here's how to plan a fun litter pick that will get everyone involved (or envious). Read more

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