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THE ROOF INITIATIVE C.I.C.

Intelligent durable outerwear and integrated sleeping bag.

Creating opportunity for skills training and jobs in Wales.

The ROOF Initiative C.I.C. is an award winning community interest and social mission business delivering a proven business model of revenue generated by the manufacture and sale of World class products.  

The ROOF coatbag is our innovative launchpad product made by a team of amazing people  trained in-house by their peers for meaningful employment as a direct result of your purchase. When you buy a ROOF coatbag, not only are you investing in your own warmth and safety in the great outdoors, but you're paying it forward for someone less fortunate with skills and a job and a future.

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SOCIAL MISSION

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THE ROOF INITIATIVE COLLABORATORS

  • UWTSD Red Dragon ROOF coat bag partner
  • Astute 202 funding supported the testing of ROOF coat bag Red Dragon and UWTSD
  • Chivas Venture UK finalist 2019
  • Thomson Reuters Foundation and Dentons gave pro bono legal advice on the IP for ROOF coat bag Red Dragon
  • Civing opportunities to Coleg Sirgar fashions students in an open live brief to develop ROOF coat bag further
  • Unltd awarded Jo Ashburner Farr a grant to develop ROOF coat bag and get it to market and those who need it the most
  • The Big Issue supports the work of Red Dragon and ROOF Coat bag
  • Wales Cooperative centre member.  Helping Red Dragon to ensure policies and procedures and the business mission retains its legitimacy and focus on business plans and ambitions
  • social enterprise certified member

Location

Unit 2, Players Industrial Estate

Clydach, Swansea SA6 5BQ

South Wales, UK

01792 844676

07977 631393

jo@roofcoatbag.wales

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

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