Community Sheds are a particular kind of social enterprise and operate like any other enterprise, working to achieve defined objectives that are both social and financial.
The Shed provides members with an atmosphere of inclusion, friendship, camaraderie and care for one another and the wider community. As such it has become a valuable community asset supported by the wider community and a thriving and active membership.
Values governing Rosefield Community Shed include:
Member’s health and wellbeing
Compassion, care and respect for fellow members
Friendship and camaraderie
Responsibly and generously giving back to the community
Having fun and laughing together
Teamwork and participation through lifelong learning and upskilling
Encouraging personal growth and creativity
Safe practices and protection of our members whilst attending shed activities
Treating all members equally regardless of gender, gender orientation or religion