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Kelly Dale

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raised of £300 target by 15 supporters

Weʼre raising £300 to Provide Christmas Gift Boxes to elderly, vulnerable and isolated people in the borough of Croydon.

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I work for a fantastic charity called Croydon Neighbourhood Care Association. CNCA run a complex befriending service for elderly, isolated and frail people throughout the borough of Croydon. Our clients often have no next of kin, have been victims of crime and some are reliant on carers.

Over the Covid-19 period, we have had to put our befriending face-to-face visits on hold. Our service is currently running with more regular telephone calls but the clients have really missed not being able to see our befrienders. They have often felt even more alone and, with so much uncertainty, it’s been a frightening time for them too.

Every year, we hold a Christmas Tea Party afternoon which our clients always look forward to and, for many of them, it’s the only social interaction they have over the festive period. We also distribute 100s of bags of Christmas goodies. These bags are put together from donations from across the business and school communities and delivered by our member groups throughout the borough.

With the restrictions this year, we are unable to carry out our normal plans but will be making Christmas gift boxes and delivering them to our clients. Many of them have little or no contact at all with anyone and as this year has been especially difficult, it is so important to let them know they are not forgotten and that people do care.

We are asking for donations to source some lovely Christmas treats to fill the boxes and are hoping to be able to deliver 50 of them before Christmas.

We would be so grateful for any amount of donation you can spare to help brighten someone’s Christmas.

Thank you.

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  • Kelly Dale12 days ago
    Kelly Dale

    Kelly Dale

    12 days ago

    Thank you so much to those that have donated so far. We are well on our way to reaching our target. Any amount you can give will be very much appreciated and will help to make someone's Christmas brighter!

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Page last updated on: 11/18/2020 12.42



  • Eve Baldwin

    Eve Baldwin

    Nov 18, 2020


  • Tracey Rodwell

    Tracey Rodwell

    Nov 17, 2020

    Well done.

  • Anonymous


    Nov 17, 2020

  • Anonymous


    Nov 17, 2020

    Thank you for organising this wonderful initiative

  • Anonymous


    Nov 17, 2020

    Congratuations on the good work the Organisation is doing. Happ Christmas.


  • Anonymous


    Nov 16, 2020


  • Denise Anderson

    Denise Anderson

    Nov 15, 2020


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