Who is Collecting What and for Whom: Updated March 2023
There are 16 clubs in the South West and Channel Islands Region. We have regional meetings 4 times a year. We at SI Cirencester are more than happy to receive items locally to take to other clubs.
Please use the ‘Contact Us’ page to let us know if you would like to donate items to other clubs in our region)
BARNSTAPLE – Contact Irene Hockin
Only accept Good quality items: Men’s, women’s and children’s clothing; paired shoes fastened together; handbags; hats; bags; scarves and ties; jewellery; lingerie; socks; belts; soft toys; household linen; household curtains; household towels; household bedding(bed sheets, pillow cases, duvet covers).
Do not collect: Duvets and blankets; pillows and cushions; carpets, rugs and mats (including bath, shower and toilet mats); soiled, painted, ripped, holed or wet clothing; school uniforms, with or without school logo; corporate clothing or work wear; textiles off-cuts, yarns or threaded material; garments that have become ‘bobbly’ with wear
Walker’s crisp packets
BATH Contact Liz Schofield or SI Bath
Ring pulls from drinks cans only, NOT from other cans. Used stamps.
Jewellery any material, watches, old bank notes and coins.
Send small items to Freepost RSXA-GJBY-ARRZ, Soroptimist International, DEG. Unit 14 Amber Business Village Tamworth B77 4RP
BRISTOL – Contact Marion Reid
Sanitary items (for the food bank)
Small toiletries (for Next Link)
Used Stamps (for RNIB)
BRIXHAM – Contact: Audrey Taylor
Used stamps, beads and broken jewellery to re cycle. Mobile phones, ring pulls for other clubs
CHELTENHAM – Contact Yvonne Everett
Toiletries. Small items for Christmas boxes. Garden plastic, & VHS videos/cassette tapes
CIRENCESTER – Contact Margaret Headen
Will collect anything for other clubs. Ring pulls. Small toiletries
GUERNSEY – Contact Julia Quigley
Good quality Children’s books
JERSEY – Contact Jill Campbell
Baby vests, baby clothes. Second hand spectacles
PLYMOUTH – Contact Lorraine Gillings
Children’s books ages 0-15 years hardbacks or paperbacks. Adult books paperbacks only. Children’s toys 0-6 years. Toiletries and gifts for women including soaps, talc, combs, shampoo etc. Slippers (Hotel or Spa type). New underwear and nightwear. Gift sets
ST AUSTELL – Contact Barbara Trenerry
Jewellery/trinkets, used cartridges. Used stamps. Spectacles. Unwanted gadgets i.e. Sat Navs, lap tops, mobile phones, games machines. Old British coins and foreign coins
SWINDON – Contact Lydia Cardew
Good qulity second hand or new books for Drove Road Primary School. Aged 5 – 8 years paerticularly.
Christmas boxes, small toiletries, face masks, nail polish, mini make up bags also smart nearly new or new clothing.
TAUNTON – Contact Ruth Demenis
Small toiletries and gifts for Christmas boxes. Smart new or nearly new clothes and shoes for the Nelson Trust Women’s Centre
TORQUAY – Contact Carol Ashley
Unused greeting cards. Double and chunky Wool. Teddy bears – supporting Teddy Trust to give to children who have suffered severe trauma. Must be small for a child to carry, soft and cuddly with no sounds
WESTON SUPER MARE
Stamps – Heather Morrisey
Greeting Cards – Anne Wooley
Soft plastics & blister packs SI Weston Super Mare
YEOVIL-SHERBORNE – Contact Angela Baker
Trauma bears. Fidget blankets. Blister packs. Green, red and blue milk bottle tops.
Jewellery for breast cancer appeal. Items for Ukraine