January is always a natural time to reflect on the past year and look forward to what the new year will bring. For this reason we are kicking off 2016 with a Worcester Soup New Year Meet-up at Cafe Bliss at the Arts Workshop on 29th January from 7pm. As always, everyone is welcome. It is a chance to meet […]Read more "Want to help take Soup forward in 2016?"
It is easy to see why, on first look, Worcester Soup seems to be all about being the winning pitch and taking home the crowd funded pot of cash – but it is much more than that. When our small team got together in May we wanted to learn the lessons from Detroit. They had put great […]Read more "Much more than the money"
Hi. It has been a while since I’ve managed to get the time to write a blog entry, but with just over 24 hours to go until our first Soup it was clearly time to make time. So much has happened it is tricky to know where to start. I think I’ll start with some announcements for […]Read more "Detroit meets Worcester tomorrow. Will you be there?"
Hi everyone. So much has been happening, I’ve stored it all up to write one BIG post. So here goes… We’ve been kindly sponsored by Jigsaw Tree for our 1st Worcester Soup. Their contribution is really helping us set up. All the door money goes straight in to the hands of the winning pitch. YSS have […]Read more "The SOUP is hotting up"
That’s right. Worcester now has Soup. I am very pleased to announce that we have confirmed today that Worcester’s inaugural Soup will be on September 13th 5.30pm to 8.30pm at S.T.A.R.S. in Stanley Road. Our small (but perfectly formed) team have been working hard to get up and running over the last month. We are very […]Read more "It’s your Soup. Our Soup. It’s official."
Another cracking week in the development of SOUP in Worcester. This week has been about following up with souper people who put up their hand and said “I’ll help.” It’s been inspiring to learn more about the breadth of the artistic and charity community in Worcester. With every conversation the need for a Worcester Soup gets stronger. There is […]Read more "What a difference a day makes"
I started off this week with a visit to my local and very friendly Worcester Volunteer Centre. Its on the Tything and you can visit the website at http://www.worcestervolunteercentre.org.uk. We discussed plans for Worcester Soup, I got some top tips and the great benefit of their experience. They had some wonderful ideas, that I’m now following up, […]Read more "Volunteering & venue seeking"