Author: Louise Cooke

  • Save Sharewear

    Our premises are up for sale, but don’t fear, we have the chance to buy them! Today we have set up a Crowdfunder site so it’s possible for our very generous supporters to chip in whatever they can afford to help us. Even if you can’t help yourself, please share the link with anyone who […]

  • Rise Park Primary and Nursery School Help us to go on Clothing Families

    This large donation of lovely clothes from Rise Park Primary and Nursery School helped us to provide people in need with clothing on another incredibly busy day. We clothed 8 families on site, totalling 18 people, as well as clothing another 22 by delivery. All your generous donations, big and small, mean that clothing 40 people […]

  • Sharewear Clothes Its 900th Client This Year

      Today at Sharewear we clothed 5 families and gave signposting with schools admission advice. The clients we helped today took the figure for how many people we have helped since the start of 2016 to over the 900 mark. We want to say a HUGE “thank you” and “well done” to the Year 4 pupils of […]

  • Thank You’s All Round

    A massive thank you to all of the Sharewear team who turned up today to help run the Garden Sale, which went ahead in an improvised way in spite of the weather!! And thank you to those who came down and bought a few items. Not forgetting a big thank you to the people who […]

  • Notts TV, a New Distribution Point and a New Volunteer.

    Today at Sharewear we clothed 67 people: 3 families on site and the rest by delivery. One of the deliveries went to our latest distribution point, Thomas Helwys Baptist Church in Lenton. We also welcomed Thais as our latest volunteer. She has come all the way from Brazil to study English in Nottingham and has […]

  • Serving Jesus, Serving Others

    It’s still National Volunteering week until 12th June. But of course, volunteering doesn’t have to be about this week only. One of the best ways of serving our neighbour is to volunteer a bit of time for the good of others. Just this week two people have joined our team from our advert on, […]

  • Clothing Families in Need

    Another busy session today, clothing five families who had all been referred by one of our newest referral agents, Nottingham Women’s Centre.  It’s hard to achieve amazing things without the right clothes, or when worrying about how  you are going to clothe your children, or get them shoes for school.  Working together with Nottingham Women’s Centre […]

  • Small Change — Big Difference

      Ever wondered how many 20p coins fit into a Smartie tube? Or 10p coins into a jam jar? Why not try it and find out? We are launching our small change fundraising appeal to make it easy for everyone to help us financially simply by dropping your small change into something in your home. workplace, […]

  • Garden Sale on Saturday 11th June

    Bring your friends along for a few bargains and help us raise funds. See you there!   garden sale