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Jun2nd 2016

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, […]

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May20th 2016

Sharewear Clothes Six Families Including Fire Victims

During an incredibly busy day at Sharewear today we clothed six families in need, comprising 9 adults and 13 children. One of these families lost everything in a house fire in Highbury Vale this week. We also managed to set up Haleem and Dionne with a starter pack of various clothes to be able to get […]

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May18th 2016

Sharewear Sneinton is Taking Shape

Talks took place today to make the final arrangements for the opening of our satellite branch in Sneinton. In the coming weeks our clothes will be distributed from the Tracs Neighbourhood Centre in Sneinton Hollows. More information to follow.

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May6th 2016

Summer Term at Sharewear

Summer term in schools is now well under way and we still have these absolutely pristine summer uniform dresses available for families in need. If you are on of our referral agencies, please be aware that we have this stock ironed and ready to go. The summer term still has so very many weeks left […]

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Apr29th 2016

More Donations to Put to Good Use

Today we received a donation from The Honeycomb Christian Charity Shop in Ruddington of their surplus stock. By the end of today our team of volunteers had processed it all.  We also dealt with ten referrals today, clothing five adults and fourteen children. In the month of April alone we have clothed 313 people. ...

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Apr27th 2016

Sharing our Clothes in Sneinton

It’s been a very productive few days at Sharewear. Thanks to the generous response to our recent appeal for older children’s clothes, we have been able to re-structure our children’s room. Now our stock has a more balanced range of  clothes from different age-groups, so we are better able to meet t...

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Apr22nd 2016

Already More People Clothed Than in the Whole of Last Year

The number of people we have clothed in just 15 weeks in 2016 hit 500 today, which is more people than we clothed in the whole of 2015. This is partly due to the acceleration of our outreach service, where we provide pre-sorted clothes to partners across Notts and into parts of Derbyshire, as well […]

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Apr20th 2016

A Whole New Wardrobe to Meet an Urgent Need

2 pairs of jeans, 1 pair of shorts, 4 T-shirts, 2 long-sleeved shirts, 2 short-sleeved shirts, 2 jumpers, 1 hoodie, underwear, 2 pairs of trainers and a waterproof coat. Plus matching bedding, a single duvet, 2 pillows, 2 bath towels and 2 hand towels.  That was the contents of the emergency delivery we made today ...

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Apr8th 2016

The Lord Mayor of Nottingham Brings Good News to Sharewear

Today at Sharewear we received a visit from The Lord Mayor of Nottingham, Cllr Jackie Morris. Jackie had come to accompany Anna Chandler from Freeths Solicitors. Anna was representing the charity St Mary’s Relief in Need, who have granted £250 to our scheme. We would like to thank them for this very generous d...

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