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Jul4th 2018

Clothing Poverty in a Heatwave

Just one of 23 people to receive clothing support in 2 hours this afternoon, including a family of 8. #clothingpoverty is an all-year-round problem. Just because it’s hot weather, it doesn’t mean people don’t still need support.

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May24th 2018

Could you support us?

9th June is UK Clothing Poverty Day launched by Sharewear Clothing Scheme … the work we do is crucial for clients referred to us by over 100 referral agencies, is solely volunteer run and last year helped clothe 4000 people!! Are you a business who might be interested in sponsoring us? A charity in the [&hellip...

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May10th 2018

Clothing poverty could happen at any time

Clothing support was provided today for a dad suffering one of those ‘BOOM’ moments talked about by volunteers in our film Sharewear: Uncovered. Granted custody of his children, they arrived with no clothing. He had to give up a long-standing good job to care for them. He also had to give up his one-bedro...

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Apr13th 2018

Clothing Support from the Cradle to the Grave

It’s a privilege to be able to support NUH Trust by delivering clothes for patients from the moment of birth to the closing stages of life. Today we processed our Mothercare donation so that the neonatal and maternity wards of Nottingham City Hospital will receive the first size packs at the same time as delive...

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Apr11th 2018

Mothercare Mums Gift a Bundle to Sharewear

Staff from Mothercare Castle Marina store delivered 290 packs of both pre-loved and unused baby clothing today, made up of items donated by their customers through the #GiftABundle campaign. As well as being accessible at our base and delivered to our outreach partners, many of these packs will be used to stock o...

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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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Mar23rd 2018

Clothes for Reintegration into Society

People need clothing support for a very wide range of reasons, and for a variety of needs. Some needs are not as obvious as others. We are so pleased to be able to help charities like Age UK with their vital resettlement work. Just one of the many clothing support stories we helped with at […]

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Mar21st 2018

Helping out in a Family Crisis

Your donations helped this woman out today who unexpectedly has two extra children to care for. Family crisis and end up with extra children to care for temporarily? Struggling to support them? All the clothes and bedding they need provided, thanks to your clothes donations. This woman passes on her thanks. Posted by...

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Mar21st 2018

Replacing Everything Lost in a Fire

Clothes, shoes, duvet, pillows, bedding, towels and curtains. All provided from your donations, to help this young man get back on his feet. Posted by Sharewear Clothing Scheme on Wednesday, 21 March 2018 Clothes, shoes, duvet, pillows, bedding, towels and curtains all provided from your donations today, to help this...

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