Creating a world where everybody has the belief, tools and networks to actively participate in their local economy.

Growing Local Economies

Tree Shepherd is a charity established 10 years ago to help people locally to establish their own enterprises and, in turn, give back to their local community by creating successful local businesses and employment. 

Free mentoring service

Supercharge your business with our mentoring service.

We have a friendly experienced team of business mentors available, so it’s just a short phone call to understand your needs and match you up with a suitable mentor.

Our Training & Events

Find out what training and events we have organised, get more information and register to join in. 

Our Workspaces

Find out about our two workspaces, Glows and Thrives, the space available and services we offer. 


Peckham Business Forum provides support and opportunities for small businesses in Peckham.

Recent Projects

Elephant and Castle
Elephant & Castle, Southwark
Many neighbourhoods are experiencing significant regeneration involving the demolition of large swathes of well-known and sometimes iconic buildings. The physical demolition and construction are, though, only the tip of the iceberg in terms of the disruption. To get to the...
Church Street, Westminster
Street markets have long experience of changing and evolving with the times. Large scale development can test that flexibility to the limit. Not only does it cause significant disruption to existing trade but it also very rapidly brings in new...

Our Partners

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