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Closed 29/12/2016

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£170raised of £200 target by 10 supporters

    Weʼve raised £170 to fill backpacks with winter essentials to give to the homeless.

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    Funded on Thursday, 29th December 2016

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    There are so many homeless people living in our towns that we don't even know about. They walk amongst us everyday unseen and unheard, all with different backgrounds and sad stories to tell.
    In the winter months their situatiions worsen because of the declining weather.

    I want to make a difference to those in desperate need by offering as many homeless people a rucksack filled with winter essentials as possible.
    The rucksacks will be purchased by my own company Corinne's Cake Creations and supplied at a discounted rate by M &J luggage.
    The idea of a rucksack is it can be attached to a persons back whilst walking or resting so have less chance of it being stolen.
    The rucksacks will be filled with socks/gloves/toiletries/water/snacks/postcard and stamp etc etc which is what all monies from here will go towards purchasing as well as direct donations of items from the public
    These bags will then be packed and taken to the Night Shelter Charity where they will distribute to those most needy over the Christmas period.
    Any amount you can donate will make so much difference and hopefully make someone smile this Christmas time.

    Thank You
    Corinne

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    • corinne hopper

      corinne hopper

      2 months ago

      corinne hopper

      Your money has just allowed me to purchase 10 new sleeping bags for the rucksacks and 16 new pillows for use in the shelter. The remaining amount will be used to purchase any items we are short of and blankets. Thank You, you've made such a difference! Merry Christmas Corinne x

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    • corinne hopper

      corinne hopper

      3 months ago

      corinne hopper

      Wow! £100 already! That's going to help so much and we're only a couple of days in. Thank you!!!

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    3 months ago

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    10

    • Michelle Thompson

      Michelle Thompson

      Dec 19, 2016

      This is such a great idea for the less fortunate, especially around this time of year. Hope you reach your goal. 👍🏻 xx

      £10.00

    • Hayley long

      Hayley long

      Dec 18, 2016

      £20.00

    • Leonie Brooks

      Leonie Brooks

      Dec 17, 2016

      An amazing cause xx

      £20.00

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