Groups

Connect in the North

We are led by people with learning difficulties who want the same opportunities and choices as none disabled people
Disability Rights

OggCamp

OggCamp is an unconference celebrating Free Culture, Free and Open Source Software, hardware hacking, digital rights, and all manner of collaborative cultural activites and is committed to creating a conference that is as inclusive as possible.
Tech & Security

Interact: Centre for Intercultural Learning & Action

Interact, Centre for Intercultural Learning & Action, is an organisation dedicated to promoting and supporting intercultural development. Learning and Action are at the root of the organisation; re ecting the commitment to combine challenging interdisciplinary theoretical research and learning, with tangible, practical, real life solutions.
Community, Human Rights, Migrant Rights, Political Theory and Youth & Education

Centre for Law and Social Justice

Our over-arching strategic aim is the production of high-quality impactful research which addresses law’s potential to promote social justice. This is underpinned by a strong, supportive culture for all its members.
Disability Rights, Economic Justice, Health, Human Rights and LGBTQI+

Redemption Songs

Redemption Songs is a new Leeds based community music project. We bring music to prisons, hostels and also offer discounted music lessons to anyone leaving prison.
Arts & Culture and Community

Stand Up to Racism

A local campaigning anti-racist group linked to Stand Up to Racism nationally. No to Islamophobia and anti-Semitism. Yes to multiculturalism and diversity. Migrants and Refugees welcome here.
Migrant Rights and Racial Justice

Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy

The ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy (CCCEP) brings together some of the world’s leading researchers on climate change economics and policy, from many different disciplines. Its mission is to advance public and private action on climate change through rigorous, innovative research.
Ecological Justice and Energy

Ray of Hope UK

Ray of Hope UK is a charity organisation that was originally set up in Southern Africa's very own Botswana. We aim to raise funds for children that need an education, as well as allow them to believe their dreams can come true.
Economic Justice, International Solidarity and Racial Justice

Northern Women for Palestine

Northern Women for Palestine is a group of activists from towns and cities across the north of England committed to campaigning for justice for Palestinians.
International Solidarity and Peace & Disarmament

Rainbow Junk-tion

This cafe is part of The Real Junk Food Project network and aims to reduce food waste, feed hungry people and build community. The Real Junk Food Project intercepts food that would otherwise go to waste from supermarkets, restaurants and a number of other sources, and turns it into healthy, nutritious meals for anyone and everyone on a pay-as-you-feel donation basis.
Community and Land, Food & Agriculture

ChinwagTV

Chinwag is an easy going chat about life and whatever else comes up. our guests are creative thinkers and doers who share life stories, experiences, ideas.
Arts & Culture

Momentum Leeds

The Leeds branch of Momentum, a grassroots group campaigning for an open, democratic Labour party, powered by its members
Political Parties and Workers Rights

Hope Not Hate Leeds

HOPE Not Hate Leeds is a new grass-roots group, formed to provide a positive antidote to the politics of hate and extremism within our communities.
Community and Racial Justice

Movement Solidarity Forum by Leeds Labour

Set up by Labour party members in Leeds for members, supporters and trade unionists who want to see a democratic, socialist, member-led Labour Party
Political Parties

MEND Community

MEND (Muslim Engagement and Development) works with policymakers, statutory agencies, local councils, police forces, civil society organisations in the UK and Europe, and grass roots communities to tackle Islamophobia in all its various manifestations; anti-Muslim hate speech, media bias and hate crime.
Community and Racial Justice

Leeds for Europe

Campaigning for the UK to remain in the European Union by stopping the stupidity of Brexit. If the UK does leave the EU we will campaign ceaselessly to rejoin and so be re-united with our European friends and neighbours for the benefit of us all.
International Solidarity

Plastic-free Me

Cut out your disposable plastics! Reducing the amount of disposable plastic you consume on a daily basis, with simple & obtainable alternatives. Together, making small changes to our lifestyles and encouraging those around us to do the same, will have a huge impact on the natural environment.
Ecological Justice

Open Source Arts

Whether you're an enthusiastic amateur, professional artist, performer, maker, or a community group or collective - Open Source Arts exists for you.
Arts & Culture and Community

Poverty Truth Commission Leeds

Leeds Poverty Truth Commission works on the principle 'nothing about us without us is for us'. If people who struggle against poverty in our city are not involved in thinking through ways to tackle poverty we miss out on their experience and wisdom.
Housing and Human Rights

Lolshevism

Lolshevism is a new socialist feminist comedy club in Leeds. Founded in 2016 by people who liked Jeremy Corbyn, bell hooks and terrible puns, we aim to provide a comedy club free from misogyny, homophobia, transphobia, racism, ableism and other things from the UKIP manifesto.
Arts & Culture and Feminism

USDAW

Usdaw is ‘Here to Help You’ whatever your job and no matter whether you are employed on a full-time, part-time or casual basis. We provide advice and representation to workers in many different workplaces.
Workers Rights

Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre (HEART)

Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre - HEART - is the arts, enterprise and community centre in the middle of Headingley run by the community for the community. People are at our heart – as well as it is the way we operate in the building.
Arts & Culture and Community

Pudsey Constituency Labour Party

Promoted by Peter Carlill on behalf of Pudsey Labour Party, both at Pudsey Labour Rooms, 10a Greenside, Pudsey LS28 8PU
Political Parties

Reclaim The Night Leeds

Asserting women’s right to feel free from the fear of rape and sexual violence.
Feminism

Voluntary Action Leeds (VAL)

Voluntary Action Leeds (VAL) is a charity that supports communities by helping people and organisations that do good in Leeds.
Community

Campaign for Free Movement – Leeds Labour

We are Labour members and supporters united in our commitment to defending and extending the free movement of people in the context of the debate around Brexit.
Migrant Rights and Political Parties

We Shall Overcome

We Shall Overcome is a movement of musicians, artists, activists and community organisers who are angry about the human costs of austerity policies but who want to do something practical to help those affected. EVERYTHING donated goes straight to local organisations who help people hit hard by austerity.
Arts & Culture and Economic Justice

Racial Justice Network

Racial Justice Network (RJN) is hosted at Keighley and Ilkley Voluntary Community Action (KIVCA) and works to promote Social, and Race issues. RJN uses training, research and information on key policy and legislation to empower its members to challenge racial injustice and inequality. Through campaigning and advocacy, it ensures that the primacy of BME voices in decision-making and resource allocation.
Racial Justice

Leeds Palestinian Film Festival

We aim to shine a light on Palestine – its people, history, culture and society – through showing compelling and thought-provoking films that are not readily available to general audiences in and around Leeds.
Arts & Culture, International Solidarity and Peace & Disarmament

Women Conversation Leeds

We are a group of women, of different ages and backgrounds, who have experience in supporting conversation and dialogue.
Feminism

Students for Global Health Leeds

We have a vision of ‘a fair and just world in which equity in health is a reality for all’ and believe that the students of today can play a critical role in this.
Health

University of Leeds Sustainability

The official University of Leeds Sustainability Facebook page. Visit our website and find out how you can get involved at sustainability.leeds.ac.uk
Energy

Association of Blind Asians

The Association of Blind Asians is a city wide charitable organisation for people with visual impairments. ABA is a culturally diverse group which has been running since 1989. At ABA we provide people with visually impairment the support they need to manage their condition so they can live independent and fulfilling lives.
Disability Rights

Trans Pride Leeds

It's about time Leeds has its own Pride celebrating Trans and Non-Binary folk so that's what we are gonna do.
LGBTQI+

The LGBT+ Agenda Leeds

Working to bring together the LGB&T* groups and individuals of the city, to make Leeds the best city in the UK for our community.
LGBTQI+

Leeds West Labour Party

The Leeds West Labour Party is made up of the Armley, Bramley & Stanningley, Farnley & Wortley and Kirkstall Branch Labour Parties.
Political Parties

Left Unity Leeds

Left Unity is a new political party, founded because the main parties all support the policies they call ‘austerity’: deep cuts in public spending designed to destroy the social and economic gains working people have made over many decades. Left Unity stands for equality and justice. It is socialist, feminist, environmentalist, anti-racist and against all forms of discrimination.
Political Parties

Independent Socialists Leeds

We're a group of student activists committed to building action and awareness through campaigns and mutual education.
Political Theory

Yorkshire Campaign Against Prisons

Campaign against the expansion of Full Sutton prison in Yorkshire.
Human Rights

International Committee for Rehabilitation Aid to Afghanistan (ICRAA)

The International Committee for Rehabilitation Aid to Afghanistan is a UK-based non-profit charitable organisation seeking to aid repatriation and recovery programmes in Afghanistan and, in particular, for Afghan refugees in Pakistan, who have been displaced by over three decades of war.
International Solidarity

Leeds Central Labour Party

The Labour Party is a democratic socialist party. It believes that by the strength of our common endeavour we achieve more then we achieve alone so as to create for each of us the means to realise our true potential and for all of us a community in which power, wealth and opportunity are in the hands of the many not the few, where the rights we enjoy reflect the duties we owe, and where we live together, freely, in a spirit of solidarity, tolerance and respect.
Political Parties

Touchstone

Inspiring communities, transforming lives. The Community Development Team promote the strengths of BME Communities. We don't just talk about problems, needs and barriers.
Community and Health

Roundhay Environmental Action Project

Leeds Roundhay residents taking positive action to tackle environmental issues and living more substainably
Ecological Justice, Energy and Transport

Peace Studies at Leeds Beckett

Peace Studies department at Leeds Beckett University
Peace & Disarmament

Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign

An ongoing campaign to hold Menwith Hill accountable
Peace & Disarmament

Rooted LUU

LUU Rooted is LUU's edible gardening project. It’s a great way to chill out, do something new and meet new friends in a beautiful space. All welcome, refreshments provided.
Land, Food & Agriculture

Carers Leeds

Support for unpaid carers in Leeds
Health

Cafe Economique

Events about economics and its impact on your life
Economic Justice and Political Theory

Solidaritech

Technology Sans Frontiers
Human Rights and Tech & Security

Leodis Community Project

Leodis Community Project. Empowering local community members into a more successful life.
Community