Weʼve raised £611 to for Refugee Community Kitchen and Help Refugees
- Sidcup, UK
- Funded on Saturday, 1st September 2018
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Threads to Spare is a project set up by Corinna Francavilla and Jess Kambitsis to raise money for Refugee Community Kitchen and Help Refugees.
Threads To Spare - Chapter Two: The Sale
It's finally here... The shopping event OF THE YEAR...
Shop designer clothes, vintage shoes, perfect drama school blacks and everything in between.
On the 25th and the 26th of June, The Cabin will be transformed into an exciting shop filled with the donations we've collected over the past few weeks.
What you need to know...
How much will things cost?
We're going to be doing a rough guide price for different items, for example 'T-shirts' may be priced as £2-£4 and you can donate anything within the guide price (obviously if you want to donate more, you can!)
How can I pay?
You can either bring cash (which would probably be the easiest option) or we will also have a Just Giving page set up where you can transfer money across from your bank account or paypal.
What kind of things can I buy?
So far we have some amazing donations including Converse, vintage jumpers, party dresses, brand new jewellery, suits, musical instruments, cool beanies, and even some designer clothes! There are so many amazing, random, exciting things that you can fill your wardrobes with. It's going to be the MOTHER OF ALL CHARITY SHOPS!
We are also planning on having a bake sale too, because, who doesn't love cake?
Will I be able to try clothes on before buying?
Yes! We will set up a changing room in the Cabin so you can try before you buy!
Where will the money raised, be donated?
So this whole thing is in aid of two amazing charities; Refugee Community Kitchen (RCK) and Help Refugees who work tirelessly to support, care for, feed, clothes and protect refugees.
RCK are based in Calais and serve thousands of hot, nutritious meals to refugees in Calais and Dunkirk every day. They are the most giving, special charity (Jess has worked with them numerous times so she knows!) but really need donations and money to continue the work they are doing.
Here are the links to Help Refugees and RCK...
Can I donate without buying anything?
OF COURSE! You can either donate via our Just Giving page or drop in to the shop and give us any spare pennies you have - doesn't matter how little - everything you donate is wonderful!
What happens to all the leftover clothes? Will they go to waste?
They will be taken over to Calais in September (or before if we get a chance!) and donated to Help Refugees.
Remind me when and where it'll be again?
25th and 26th June.
Rose Bruford - The Cabin
See you there!
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Leave a message of support
Jul 31, 2018
Never loose hope in a better world ❤️
Jul 30, 2018
For Jess and Corina. Keep shining and making this world a better place.
Jul 23, 2018
keep up the good and important work
Sam Baker Jones
Jul 21, 2018
Jul 21, 2018
I’m super proud of you, I hope this can help xx
Jun 29, 2018
Jun 28, 2018
Thank you for the cap ❤️
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Jess Kambitsis and Corinna Francavilla have set up Threads To Spare to raise money for Refugee Community Kitchen. So much work has gone into this two day event and we are incredibly grateful for any donations! Thank you all so much! Big love x