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Closed 15/02/2017

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£90raised of £500 target by 8 supporters

    Weʼve raised £90 to help provide sanitation wear for homeless women across the UK.

    Location
    Sheffield, United Kingdom
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    Funded on Wednesday, 15th February 2017

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    With this money I am planning to be able to buy and provide sanitary items for homeless women who may not be able to afford to spend what little money they have on sanitary towels and tampons. These will then be donated to local homeless shelters as a safe and dignified place these women can go for their items, and may take some strain off the homeless charity itself and allow for their money to be spent on better helping these women in other ways.

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    • Alison Ess

      Alison Ess

      3 months ago

      Alison Ess

      I will be purchasing all of the sanitary items this week to take to the homeless shelter. I have also been in talks with a national group off the back of this little project and I am going to be the representative for Sheffield and Rotherham! Thank you so much to everybody who helped 😊♥️ xx

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    • Alison Ess

      Alison Ess

      5 months ago

      Alison Ess

      These is only one month to go, and I would really appreciate if people took the time to simply share this. It's a cause I feel very strongly about, because it's a factor that is often ignored when we think about the homeless. Often we think of hunger, of the cold... Not whether to go hungry or to buy sanitary items.

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    • Alison Ess

      Alison Ess

      7 months ago

      Alison Ess

      Thank you to those who have donated and/ or shared this page so far!! I am thinking of calling this project the "little red bag" in the hopes of getting enough support to be able to create individual bags containing pads, tampons and disposable bags for waste items that will be presented in a little red bag for easy collection.

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    7 months ago

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    8

    • Paula Lockwood

      Paula Lockwood

      Jan 5, 2017

      Very important cause....I'd like to do more to help....

    • Brendan Hattersley

      Brendan Hattersley

      Jan 3, 2017

      £10.00

    • David L

      David L

      Dec 17, 2016

      Everyone deserves dignity. Great campaign.

      £20.00

    • Joanna

      Joanna

      Dec 12, 2016

      Great project. Keep Going!

      £20.00

    • Jan

      Jan

      Nov 6, 2016

      £10.00

    • Dave S

      Dave S

      Oct 27, 2016

      £10.00

    • rachel

      rachel

      Oct 19, 2016

      £5.00

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    Alison Ess

    Alison Ess

    Sheffield, United Kingdom

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