In our Restart Party Kit, we offer some small tips and suggestions that might help other Restart Party hosts get started quicker. At the end of the day, throwing a Restart Party is not rocket science. Restart Party hosts are social people who make great things possible, one repair at a time.
This is the first of a series of profiles of Restarters, our committed volunteers. Meet Ten, who loves tinkering, cycling, and hates waste in all its forms.
We have run Restart Parties in universities before, but this project looks at helping to create a local team of Restarters. We are supported by the City University’s Green Dragons.
You may recall, a year ago, we celebrated a “polar bear” worth of electronic waste prevented by our participants and volunteers. Now we’re headed towards a ton of electronic waste, which would be more like a whole polar bear family!
We’re in fundraising mode, in the final push of our bi-annual campaign. A total of 20 donors have generously contributed £902.50 – but we are still far shy of our £1500 goal.