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Apr19th 2018

Early arrivals need clothing too

On Wednesday, in the middle of an incredibly busy session, we still managed to make our first delivery to City hospital Neonatal unit. The three sacks of first size and premature packs of clothes from the Mothercare #GiftABundle campaign will be used across both NUH sites for babies born into difficult financial ci...

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Apr6th 2018

Starting to go plastic free!

Reusing and recycling is a huge part of what our work involves, as 30kg of clothes per head of the UK population get thrown into landfill each year. The clothes donated to us are saved from that fate. So we are delighted that, in 10 weeks, volunteer Lois has used surplus material from our stocks […]

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Apr4th 2018

Our Wednesday session

Just one of the 11 children and adults who had clothing support from us at our base during our short session today. Clothes for more than 100 children aged 2-16 were also delivered to 2 of our outreach partners. #clothingpoverty affects so many people in Notts.

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Mar26th 2018

Trustee would walk 500 miles for Sharewear

One of our trustees, Andrew Britton, is walking the Camino de Santiago to raise funds for Sharewear. He will begin this challenge at the end of April and it will take one month to complete. This 500 mile ancient pilgrimage route stretches from the foothills of the Pyrenees mountains in south west France, across the [...

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Dec16th 2016

Mr and Mrs Volunteers

Meet Irfan and Abreen , our first husband and wife volunteers, who will be joining us on Fridays in the new year. We still have volunteering roles available if you, like them, would like to help us with our work. Work like we carried out today, clothing five families and making a delivery to the […]

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Dec7th 2016

New Volunteers Join the Team

At a very busy session today at Sharewear we clothed five families with members ranging from an unborn baby boy to a 67 year-old grandma.  A visitor from Recycle and Free in Sherwood Facebook group, who support our work , was so blown away by the range and quality of clothing and the numbers of […]

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Nov6th 2015

Urgent Help Needed!

We desperately need more people to join us on Saturday 14th November 1pm–4pm to sort through a backlog of donations. At the same time we will be making up 50 packs of clothes to be given to homeless people at Christmas by our partner NHS Health Shop, Broad Street, Nottingham. So far we have very […]

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Nov1st 2015

Volunteers Needed for One-Off Event.

Always wanted to give us a hand at Sharewear  but normally at work when we are open? Now’s your chance to get involved! Saturday 14th November 1pm -4pm  Infant of Prague Church, Cherry Orchard Mount, Bestwood Park, NG5 5TQ.  Come and help us to make up 50 packs of clothes to be given to the […]

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Oct22nd 2015

Welcome

Welcome to the new Sharewear Clothing Scheme website, where you can find out about all the latest news and events – and even get involved yourself!

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