Sherez Sarwar. Now 18, he’s been involved in improving his community since he was 13. His efforts have helped revive George’s park in Handsworth and he’s become a street champion for his road in Lozells. Sounds like a goody-two-shoes? Well he isn’t and if you listen to this week’s Grassroots Channel podcast you’ll find out why.
Birmingham Community Empowerment Network (dead link)
The BURA Awards for Community Inspired Regeneration (dead link)
Birmingham Street Champions (dead link)