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£1,191raised of £1,000 target by 38 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,191 to Fund our Christmas party for all!

    Location
    257 London Road, Glasgow G40 1PE
    Time left
    Funded on Saturday, 31st December 2016

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    "Christmas for all or no Christmas at all!"

    We are a community cafe in based at On The Corner in the Calton area of Glasgow. We collect donations of surplus goods to provide healthy meals on a pay-as-you-feel basis. We open our community living room every saturday providing a safe dry family-friendly space for all to tackle social isolation and encourage people from all sorts of backgrounds to hang out chat and have fun together.

    https://youtu.be/H0ojCyTsGUA
    Last year, we had a Christmas Day Party which was immensely successful despite being barely advertised. This year we want it to be bigger and better and reach out to everyone who would like to spend their Christmas Day at the heart of their community.

    We are all volunteering to make Christmas special because we know what its like to be lonely, skint or just lacking that Christmas spirit!

    What we will spend the cash donations on:

    ❅A huge Christmas meal for over 50 people

    ❅Transport for anyone struggling to get to the venue, to be truly inclusive we want to make sure anyone can get here regardless of mobility

    ❅Making our space really warm and toastie by cranking the heating up

    We need Cash to make this happen but it is going to take a lot more than just money. You might have items on our wish list, you might have time to help make it happen or maybe just by sharing our appeal on your social networks and with friends or groups you can help bring our plan to life.

    You could help by donating:
    ❅Homecooked food(maybe make an extra tray of your own dinner)
    ❅Ingredients for us to cook into wonderful meals
    ❅crackers
    ❅Fairy lights
    ❅Christmas cake, mince pies, or chocolate biscuits
    ❅napkins and tablecloths
    ❅Heaters
    ❅Games, charade suggestions, or music requests
    ❅Lego
    ❅Wrapping paper and gift bags/boxes
    ❅Wee presents for our Santa's treasure hunt
    ❅Anything else you would like to see to make the day go down in
    Hissstooooreeeee!!!

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      1 year ago

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    38

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 30, 2016

      Mr. D., This work is important. Sending $ in hopes it will stave off burnout for you and your friends. Burnout is a disease. Contagious. Usually geriatric but it can attack the young. Many bisous.

    • Christina Kelly

      Christina Kelly

      Dec 24, 2016

      Love you guys and all your amazing work creating such a warm, welcoming space where the only limits are the wildly beautiful imagination of its creators and all those who embrace your vision. Thanks!

      £30.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 23, 2016

      £25.00

    • Joe Clark

      Joe Clark

      Dec 22, 2016

      Merry Christmas one and all xxs

      £100.00

    • Mrs L Wainwright

      Mrs L Wainwright

      Dec 22, 2016

      Merry Christmas! Hope it's a big success.

      £10.00

    • Leanne duke

      Leanne duke

      Dec 19, 2016

      Well done guys - good on you guys x

      £10.00

    • Anna Crow

      Anna Crow

      Dec 19, 2016

      £20.00

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    Denis Davies

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    257 London Road, Glasgow G40 1PE

    Note - Following the immense success of our fundraiser reaching our target in a few days, we have decided to be more ambitious and our upping our target to £1000. This will contribute towards the cost of a shared van meaning that we can continue what we do all year round.

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