Weʼre raising £1,700 to Help Swindon's homeless off the streets, into housing with ongoing support.
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Welcome to Swindon Homeless Volunteers fourth JustGiving campaign!
Our first 3 campaigns were a huge success and we have successfully raised enough to provide a home for 3 homeless people. So we're continuing our efforts with this campaign.
Here’s a bit of info about us and what will happen to your donation...
We are working hard to raise £1700 per person enabling us to get the appropriate accommodation for each of them. Yes, there are shelters that open temporarily but unfortunately this is not a long term solution.
Just £1700 per person allows us to:
- Pay deposit
- Pay first month’s rent
- Provide furniture
We then work alongside professionals to help them start a fresh life.
Who are we?
We are a group of volunteers using the proceeds given by the public and businesses to feed our homeless, and provide them with everyday essentials. We rely on donations of many of these essentials and other items.
Raffles and Auctions
We also hold regular raffles & auctions, relying on items & vouchers being donated by the public and businesses raising essential funds to help our cause.
If unable to donate we are hope you can help us in any way you can, such as...
Share pages on our Website
Like & Share our Facebook Page
Join our Facebook Volunteer Group
Volunteer for our Street Walks
We gratefully welcome any new Volunteers to join us on our evening street walks where we go out in small groups providing our street friends with hot and cold food, offering them essentials, company, advice and compassion. We understand each individuals’ reason for being homeless.
Please, if you could make a kind donation, together we can make a change. Save a life.
Help / Sponsors
If you are a company or individual who can help in any way, please don't hesitate to contact us.
If anyone would like a to arrange a meeting, we are more than happy to meet you.
We are working hard on securing events, if you have a restaurant, hotel, pub, hall or anything similar please contact us if you are happy for us to raise money on your premises we are extremely grateful for those offers.
We love to hear from the press, radio stations, magazines etc.
If you have any other ideas we'd love to hear them.
Please email Louise@SwindonHomeless.co.uk
If you have got this far - Thank you for your time and support.
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