The council has provided support for the neediest communities in Merton by donating food and presents this Christmas to local charities, Christmas Lunch on Jesus and the Wimbledon Food Bank.
A team of Summer Reading Activists volunteered to help local children with their summer reading challenge.
Merton Council set up a box of rubbish in Morden town centre today to demonstrate the amount of litter that’s collected from the local area on a daily basis.
The Right Honourable Sir John Wheeler, Deputy Lieutenant for Merton, officially recognised the Merton volunteer groups who’ve been awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.
Merton Council is encouraging residents to take up their brooms and don their rubber gloves as part of its Street Champions scheme on Saturday 13 September at 10am -12pm.
Dig Merton has kicked off another project in Phipps Bridge and is calling on all green-fingered enthusiasts to get involved in the community planting scheme.
Merton residents will line the streets of Wimbledon and Raynes Park this summer to get a glimpse of the cyclists taking part in the Prudential RideLondon cycle event as it races through the borough on Sunday 10 August.
Merton Libraries hosted a thank you celebration to mark the excellent contribution volunteers have made to its service.
Merton has welcomed Compact Voice’s announcement to name a national award after Chris Frost MBE.
Prudential RideLondon, the multi-award winning festival of cycling, is calling on Merton volunteers to help in various roles across London and Surrey on 9 and 10 August 2014.