How to repair in your community


Repair in schools We’re looking for student leaders, educators and community volunteers who would like to help change the way we use electronics. Can we — or the planet — afford to upgrade every two years? Every year? Our throw-away approach to electronics is leading us towards environmental catastrophe and it is stressing us out. Working with businesses This category is for anything related to working with local (repair) businesses. Discuss your ideas, share your stories and best practices!
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How to run a repair event: The Restart Party Kit

So you want to host your own Restart Party? Great news. They’re super fun, super radical and super hands on. :wrench: If you haven’t thrown a Restart Party before, we know it can seem a little daunting. So we’ve put to…

7 August 16, 2018
Working with councils and local authorities (UK) 9 July 8, 2020
Starting a repair shop 3 June 22, 2020
Repair games 7 June 6, 2020
Restart grantees: update on regional activity to boost community repair in the UK 6 April 18, 2020
Funding opportunity from a carbon-offsetting company 21 April 15, 2020
Need tools? iFixit is now offering grants for repair tools 5 April 30, 2020
Running a repair event in Norwich 19 February 10, 2020
Guidance: safety, risk and insurance at community repair events 1 October 10, 2018
Measuring impact: why does repair data matter? (community call, 21/01/2019) :telephone_receiver: 4 January 22, 2020
:telephone_receiver: Community call schedule 9 July 8, 2020
How to improve repair events + 2020 planning (community call, 10/12/19) :telephone_receiver: 20 December 16, 2019
How can we make our events more diverse at Evanston Repair Clinic? 15 December 7, 2019
Listing events for early 2020 4 December 6, 2019
Pop-up Repair Events 1 November 27, 2019
Looking for volunteers in the UK? 5 November 25, 2019
Encouraging gender diversity - learnings from the Coder Dojo 5 November 21, 2019
Restart grants: introducing the first recipients 1 November 14, 2019
:telephone_receiver: The Right to Repair & community events (Community Call, 14/11/19, 7:30-8:30pm) 6 November 15, 2019
*CLOSED* call for applications: grants to support your regional work in the UK **deadline 7th Oct** 22 December 5, 2019
Restart grants: apply now! (England) 2 November 19, 2019
Burning Man grant 3 October 30, 2019
Microvolunteering - and how to grow it 5 October 30, 2019
Tally counter web page to show items in broken/out fixed 6 October 30, 2019
Gdpr data records 7 September 30, 2019
Grants to support your regional work in the UK - your input needed by 17th Sept 21 September 26, 2019
Como organizar un evento de reparaciones 9 September 10, 2019
Finding funding for a municipal network! (Restarters Barcelona) 15 September 4, 2019
:telephone_receiver: Finding help nearby (Community Call, 18/07/19, 7-8pm) 5 July 19, 2019
Designing a survey 3 July 2, 2019