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Welcoming Back our Projects and Reuse Consortium Manager

By |29 April 2024|

Circular Communities Scotland is pleased welcome back Projects and Reuse Consortium Manager Nicola Aeberli from her maternity leave. Nicola is re-joining the team part time and will be coordinating our award-winning Reuse Consortium alongside Rhoda Reid, who has been supporting the Consortium in Nicola's absence. The [...]

Furnishing for a Better Future with the Reuse Consortium

By |26 February 2024|

Working in the housing sector, our Reuse Consortium is empathetic to and engaged with the worsening housing crisis in Scotland. According to Shelter Scotland, in the past year 16,263 children faced homelessness or were threatened with it— a 10% increase from the previous year. Our Consortium [...]

The Reuse Consortium Welcomes Stirling Partnership Pilot

By |22 January 2024|

The Reuse Consortium is pleased to welcome on board a new member, Transition Stirling, and a new Local Authority buyer, Stirling Council, who will be working in partnership to provide sustainable reuse furniture for Stirling Council properties. The Consortium has been pleased to work closely with [...]

The Reuse Consortium Impact Report, Story and Leaflet

By |5 December 2023|

Circular Communities Scotland's Reuse Consortium is delighted to share our 2023 Impact Report and Story, as well as highlight our new leaflet. Our new Impact Report serves as a testament to the amazing impact the Reuse Consortium has had since it's inception, bringing together a partnership [...]

Nearly 440,000kg of Items Saved from Landfill with Scotland Excel

By |16 October 2023|

The Circular Communities Scotland Reuse Consortium helps public sector organisations buy pre-loved furniture from our social enterprise consortium members with the help of Scotland Excel. Scotland Excel is a leader in the procurement sector in Scotland. Since 2008, it has helped to establish public procurement as an [...]

Benefits of Buying with the Reuse Consortium

By |6 September 2023|

Did you know our Reuse Consortium holds a contract with Scotland Excel to provide quality reuse furniture to Public Sector organisations? Six local authorities in Scotland use the Reuse Consortium to supply furniture to their properties, mostly through the Social Welfare Fund.    Our Reuse Consortium [...]

The Reuse Consortium Celebrates Social Justice

By |6 July 2023|

The Circular Communities Scotland Reuse Consortium is proud to embody and embrace the values of environmental and social justice. Environmental and social justice are two sides of the same coin, where environmental benefits for communities often coincide with meaningful social outcomes. Our Coordinator Rhoda Reid has [...]

Circular Communities Scotland Updates

By |20 June 2023|

It’s been a busy few weeks for our parent organisation, Circular Communities Scotland. Take a look below to see what’s been happening.   CEO Michael Cook Sabbatical Announcement CEO Michael Cook of Circular Communities Scotland will be taking a sabbatical from his role between January – August [...]

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