Weʼve raised £453 to ensure the local children's clothes bank can continue to operate & provide a children's Christmas party, free to child foodbank users
- Liskeard, Cornwall, United Kingdom
- Local community
- Time left
- Funded on Sunday, 4th December 2016
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We are a community group of diverse, local volunteers, currently with no funding stream.
We run Hodge Podge & mishmash, a children's clothes bank based in Liskeard, Cornwall.
We desperately want to continue collecting & redistributing preloved clothes in the community for free & reach other surrounding localities who may need us. We are currently looking at Pop up events in Callington.
We also provide clothes to families in emergency & crisis situations.
We are passionate about supporting our community, to support itself & building positivity & community spirit locally.
As well as the clothes bank we provide free & 'pay as you feel' events open to the whole community. These events allow & encourage the community to come together, without financial barriers.
We are currently planning a not for profit, children's christmas party & hope to offer free entry to children of families who may be accessing the foodbank across the festive period.
26% of Children in South East Cornwall are living in relative poverty & we are passionate to support & empower those children to feel happy & part of a supportive, inclusive community.
We need short term support from the big warm hearted folk of our community, to empower us to deliver long term support to those who may need it now & in the future.
Updates appear here
- 10 months ago
Leah Browning Browning10 months ago
A MASSIVE THANK YOU! to everyone who shared & donated what they could from the hodge podge & mishmash team & all the families who will receive a helping hand of support. In the new year we will be lasing with the foodbank, the locality 6 children centres & local families to see how we can best operate in Liskeard initially & then elsewhere in South East Cornwall. Watch this space. We hope to do you our supporters proud & it's continuation would not have been possible without you!
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Dec 3, 2016
I hope you reach the target, a lovely thing to do for children and families going through hard times! 😀
Dec 3, 2016
Dec 2, 2016
My donation is a symbol of the love and gifts I would like to give to my granddaughter but can not sadly do so.
Dec 1, 2016
Good luck Leah. I hope you reach your target and have a lovely Christmas.
Liskeard Labour Branch
Nov 29, 2016
Collected from members at our last meeting to support the Christmas party for local families. Many thanks Liskeard Community Action!
Nov 21, 2016
Nov 21, 2016
Given with love and great respect for the great work this project is doing in our community.
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