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SASC Make Second Investment in Giroscope

Social and Sustainable Capital today announced a second investment in Giroscope. SASC’s press release states: “The second investment came in December 2017, alongside a grant from Power to Change which comprised 25% of the loan value, making it more affordable for the charity to take on the loan. This investment has enabled Giroscope to purchase […]

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World Habitat Awards Winner!

Giroscope and Canopy, a housing project based in Leeds, are winners of the World Habitat Awards 2015-16 for our project ‘Self-Help Housing in the North of England’.  This award, presented by the Building and Social Housing Foundation (BSHF) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), recognises practical and innovative housing projects from around the world. This award is really […]

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Hull Young Futures Project

Giroscope has started an exciting new project renovating empty homes to create accommodation for homeless young people. On completion our project will provide 4 shared houses (12 bed spaces) for young people who are either homeless or in acute danger of becoming so.  This project is part-funded by LandAid. LandAid is the property industry charity working to […]

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