People United’s CEO Tina Corri reflects on our 24hr Arts Marathon and making the Be Kind zine Was it worth it? Totally – the zine is now a collectors item! We’ve been talking in the office for some time about how it would be a good idea to do a blog about the 24hr Arts […]

Read Full Article

A special arts and kindness week was held at Dame Janet Primary Academy in February, provided by People United with funding from Newington Big Local and Kent County Council. The aim of the week was to encourage the children to think, understand and practice kindness through arts activities led by artists Steampunk Bob (Bob Karper) […]

Read Full Article

From reflection to action – can we really make a difference? (Yes we can). Our CEO Tina Corri reflects on her 3 years at People United I cannot believe it’s almost 3 years since I joined People United. I mean seriously! – where did the time go? It’s gone so fast I can only take […]

Read Full Article

Join Southbank Centre and People United this winter in 10 Days of Kindness. Each day from Thursday 1 December, be inspired by our list of acts of kindness and do a good deed in your community. Find Day 1 act of kindness here, and follow #SCWinterFest for updates on each day’s activity. Share your acts […]

Read Full Article

It’s tempting to mutter ‘bah humbug’ when kindness is mentioned, but this December Southbank Centre along with People United are aiming to inspire new acts of kindness during the first 10 days of December.  Here, Tom Andrews, founder of People United, reflects on the importance of kindness. One human helping another, even something minor, is, […]

Read Full Article

Matt Peacock, People United Trustee and Artistic Director of Streetwise Opera / With One Voice, reports from the International Seminar on Music and Social Transformation Delegates from around the world arrived in Bogotá on 3 October for the International Seminar on Music and Social Transformation – one of the biggest events of its kind in recent history, […]

Read Full Article

Kindness Superhero Rainbows & Brownies People United supported the Ramsgate West Brownies and Rainbows to complete their Kindness Challenge Badges as part of The Best of Us project in Newington. Becky, our project and admin assistant shares her highlights with you below. I had a really great time with the Rainbows and Brownies while they compled […]

Read Full Article

A fresh coat of paint, shiny new numbers and a new roof for Hut 136 People United’s Beach Hut 136 in Herne Bay has been frequented by artists, community groups, organisations and individuals for the past 6 years. It’s been yarn bombed by the Herne Bay Cosy Crew, served as a pop-up gallery during the Duchamp […]

Read Full Article

There are exciting changes afoot at People United as we enjoy our 10th year. Founder Tom Andrews is taking on a new role as Director of Advocacy and Support which involves taking our work out nationally and beyond. Tina Corri, who joined as Co-Director in 2014, will be taking on the role of Chief Executive, […]

Read Full Article

Can you believe that People United has been going for 10 years? Who could have known when our founder Tom Andrews set up the charity in a tiny attic room back in 2006 that a decade later there would be a small but devoted team working tirelessly across the country to spread our vision of […]

Read Full Article