Collections and Recycling Update 2017-19


During 2018-19 Bedford Soroptimist International will have a targeted collection each month:

October         Bedford Food Bank

November      Shoe Boxes for Christmas

December      Items requested by the Women’s Refuge

This is in addition to National and International Projects

 

Some Bedford Soroptimists with some of the colourful and attractive new books they have collected to go to children in the women’s refuge.

Donations via Recycling for Good Causes to The Diamond Education Grant  www.sigbi.org/our-charities/deg/

25 bags of curency 1.5kg

17 phones/cameras/laptops 2.6kg

26 bags of stamps 1.5kg

Jewellery 6.1 kg

Donations to Vision Aid Overseas  www.visionaidoverseas.org

95 pairs of spectacles

Donations to St John’s Hospice Moggerhanger

71 printer cartridges

Donations to Frip Ethique a Women’s Social Enterprise in Senegal via Oxfam

www.oxfam.org.uk/donate/donate-goods/what-happens-to-your-donation/inside-frip-ethique

265 bras

Donations to Wee Care Jamaica from sale of books

£38

Donations to Bedford Foodbank  www.bedford.foodbank.org.uk

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