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  • Combatting Crisis, Creating Change, Creating Warmth.

    22 children and 12 adults were kitted out for the winter today at Sharewear Clothing Scheme. As well as clothing 34 people across 14 referrals, we hosted RT international news channel and became an authorised organisation to host jobseekers placed on work experience. But for or our unbelievably dedicated team of volunteers this was just […]

  • Families Saved from Freezing

    Families Saved from Freezing

    “It’s just so good to know that people care!”  “I can’t have the heating on, but in this I’ll be so cosy!” These were just some of the comments made today by people in an incredibly busy and freezing session that saw us clothe an unbelievable 9 families, 30 people, in just one session! And […]

  • Brand New Coat for Winter

    “I love it!” That’s what this lady said about the brand new coat she got at Sharewear today, still with the tag on. It was one of many items we have donated to us by shops, when they have end of line clothes left unsold. She also got clothes  for her two boys, and in addition […]

  • Winter Work this Wednesday

    Great work by members of the Wednesday team today, preparing outreach packs for our partner organisations now that Winter feels a lot nearer. We also welcomed members of the Nottingham Diocesan Catholic Youth Service who made a promotional film to try to encourage young people to put their faith into action by volunteering with us […]

  • Combatting Crisis through Clothing

    “Our whole life changed in seconds!” That’s what this family said today. What do you do in the following situation? Who do you turn to for help? You are nearing the end of your maternity leave so money is running very low. Your husband loses his job and the house insurance comes up for renewal. You […]

  • Wonderful Wednesday Work

    That’s how many people we clothed at Sharewear today, nine through on site referrals and eighty children by outreach. The Wednesday team came out in force to continue to prepare the stockroom for moving premises, catalogue our winter clothes stocks and generally just be brilliant. The two new volunteers who joined us today made a […]

  • Fantastic Night at our Fundraising Concert

    Thank you to The Trinity School for being hosts of our wonderful concert last Wednesday and providing us with so many high quality groups. Big thanks also to Hawthorne Primary Ukulele Choir and The Clarion Choir for providing some added variety. Everyone had an amazing night and hopefully this will become an annual event. Through […]

  • Sharewear Breaking out of Nottinghamshire

    A busy session of sorting and restructuring today at Sharewear saw us also dealing with five referrals including this one which was picked up for a lady in Derby. “What were we doing clothing someone in Derby?” you may ask. She was referred to us by one of our referral agents, Free Cakes For Kids, […]

  • Looking Good at Sharewear

    Today at Sharewear we clothed 6 small families and 6 single people, including this young lady, whose mum was so grateful for our help.  Thanks to the generous donations of our clothes donors, we were able to give out lots of bedding to families in need and set up more children for school with uniform […]