About Us

We are a social enterprise based in North Lancashire offering households free advice and support with energy issues. 

Our aims are to help people stay warm and well, and to make homes more sustainable!

So far we have achieved the following positive outcomes for Lancashire.

You can find out more about our achievements in our Impact Report for 2020.

Low income & vulnerable households helped

Lifetime household bill savings

tonnes of Co2e emissions avoided

Volunteers Trained

Surplus invested in local community

Our Team

Georgina Sommerville

Georgina Sommerville

(she/her) • Director

Georgina has a background in social housing, charity development and quality assurance management. She is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Housing and oversees the operational delivery of Green Rose’s programmes

James Sommerville

James Sommerville

(he/him) • Director

James has worked in the energy industry for over eight years in various roles across the public, private and community sectors. He is a Practitioner of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment and leads on Green Rose’s financial and business development functions.

Alexandra Wolfenden

Alexandra Wolfenden

(she/her) • Director

Alex is the Director of a charitable trust that supports vulnerable people and their families to achieve their goals, including providing secure and sheltered accommodation. She uses her experience here and from 9 years working as a housing director to lead on Green Rose’s strategic development.

Zoe Hopper

Zoe Hopper

(she/her) • Social Media & Marketing Coordinator

Zoe is final year BSc Geography student at Lancaster University, focused on studying sustainability and conservation. Using her experience creating infographics for campus societies, she coordinates Green Rose’s social media pages and online marketing.

Any profit that we make goes directly into community projects for those most in need. In 2021 this is the Morecambe Bay Foodbank

 Morecambe Bay Foodbank are part of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK. They provide nutritionally balanced emergency food and support to local people who are referred to them in crisis.

 

Like them, we think that no-one in our community should have to face being cold or going hungry.

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