Category: Appeals

  • Four Fabulous Fundraisers

    Want to #Save Sharewear? Help us clothe another 1000 people in the next 6 months. Here are four easy ways that you and your friends can make sure that we have a long term future, because the need for our service just keeps on growing and we have become a vital part of the voluntary sector […]

  • All Hands on Deck in Spite of Funding Crisis

    This week at Sharewear we clothed 14 people from 6 referrals as well as 43 women at Nottingham Women’s Centre annual summer party. Two new volunteers started and lots of fantastic clothes donations were dropped off. Its amazing that the number of our clothes donors continues to grow as does the number of volunteers, but […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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, […]

  • Financial Donors Still Needed for Sharewear 100 Club

      Due to the increase in demand for our service and the expansion of our outreach delivery, we need to secure regular income to ensure that we will continue to be able to rent large enough premises for our operation. We are seeking new members for our ‘Sharewear 100 Club’. To become a member we […]

  • Bake a Cake for Sharewear Coffee Morning

    You don’t have to be a ‘Star Baker’ to help us out at Sharewear. We need some yummy cakes, large and small, to sell at our Community Coffee Morning Saturday 19th March at the United Reformed Church, Brooklyn Road, Bulwell 10.30 — 12.30.  As well as selling cakes for breakfast at the event we also […]

  • Children’s Clothes age 7 upwards needed!

    We desperately need girl’s and boy’s clothes for age 7 upwards to replenish our stocks!! Can you help? Donations can be made to 516 Arnold Road, Bestwood Park, NG5 5HN (former Bestwood Library building on the corner of Torbay Crescent) Fridays 10am until 3pm. If you can’t make that time please contact us to arrange […]

  • Countdown Commences!

    One of our quieter afternoons at Sharewear today gave us the chance to begin packing up for the move to our new premises next weekend. It’s going to be a case of all hands on deck, so even if you aren’t a regular Sharewear volunteer, we need your help if you can give it. Please […]

  • Longer than January

    Are you looking for a New Year’s Resolution that will last for longer than January? Are you looking for a worthwhile use for your hard-earned cash? Sharewear Clothing Scheme needs your ongoing support. In 2015 we clothed 475 people — four times more people than in 2014. We had four times more volunteers, four times more users […]