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Aug17th 2018

Sharewear Partner School St. John Houghton CVA makes Large Donation

Lovely to have a donation from one of our Sharewear Schools partners today, St. John Houghton CVA. The school, and then their Chaplain Rachel Rose-Britton, have been sitting on the donation for us for a long time! Thanks to everyone for respecting our new system for arranging donations. Next week commencing 20th Aug ...

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Aug15th 2018

Hand Made Items So Appreciated

  This delighted mum to be, one of our referrals today, was thrilled with this gorgeous pram quilt — one of a whole batch hand made for us recently by a supporter. With all the other baby bedding, baby clothes and maternity clothes for the rest of her pregnancy, she left us in good spirits.

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Aug12th 2018

Fashion Show for Our Funds

    SOS Fashion Show in aid of Sharewear Clothing Scheme. Refreshments and raffle available. All your favourite brands at up to 75% off.  Tickets £5.00 including Prosecco/tea/coffee  available from Sharewear Clothing Scheme or St James’s church. All proceeds to our funds. MON, 3 SEPT AT 19:00 (7.30...

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Aug10th 2018

The Transformative Power of Clothing Support

The rain finally came to Daybrook today, in buckets. Luckily this woman, (one of our several referrals), who had arrived in summer clothing, left fully equipped for the weather thanks to the wealth of wonderful clothing we have in stock. Amongst the many other clothes she took was a smart jacket which she said made [...

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Aug8th 2018

Welcoming New Partner Forget-Me-Notts

On our busiest day so far in our new premises, (with 7 referrals), it was wonderful to have a visit from Rob and Rebecca of Operation Orphan bringing children’s clothes that aren’t suitable for their work overseas. They also had a referral from their sister charity Forget-Me-Notts, for a local family in n...

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Aug3rd 2018

New Premises A Great Success

  Although this photo doesn’t do it justice, it gives some indication of the enormous amount of progress we have made in sweltering heat in just a few days at our new premises, even with many volunteers unavailable through summer. Our stock, (this is just some of it), is so beautifully displayed that it ma...

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Jul31st 2018

Notts County FC to Support Notts People

Prior to the 2018-2019 EFL football season kicking off this weekend one of our ambassadors, Matthew Cooke, met with Notts County today while the official season launch for the whole EFL took place at Meadow Lane. As a result, we are absolutely THRILLED to announce that Notts County Football Club will be supporting ou...

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Jul27th 2018

Teaming Up with Good Joe

  A red letter day. It was amazing to have a visit from Margaret Church of Leeds based online fair trade men’s clothing retailer Good Joe. For each t-shirt bought from Good Joe a new t-shirt is given by them to a person in need. Margaret delivered 55 new t-shirts all the way from Leeds […]

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Jul20th 2018

International Effort Makes Light Work of our Move

27 volunteers from multiple countries worked together as the perfect team today to pull off the mammoth task of relocating our premises. There are no words good enough to express our enormous thanks to our regular volunteer team plus: George Hagen; Steve, Angela and Matthew Cooke and Donna Laver; Savanna Rags; HSBC f...

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