Let's Feed Brum, Birmingham
Setting out to help the 1,152 registered cases of homelessness in Birmingham, Let’s Feed Brum wants to offer food and friendship to those in need. Having partnered with the city’s top restaurants and cafes to set up regular food donations for its soup kitchens, it is also calling for other donations to share with the community it supports. Currently on the most wanted list are sleeping bags, coats, woolly hats, socks, underwear, sanitary products & toiletries.
Julian Trust, Bristol
An emergency shelter in Bristol’s St Pauls area, the Julian Trust offers food, warmth and a bed for the night to those sleeping on the streets. The centre welcomes clothes donations for their residents, including men’s warm jackets & coats, gloves, jeans, trainers, socks and boxer shorts.
The Edinburgh Clothing Store, Edinburgh
The Edinburgh Clothing Store is a free resource that offers clothes, shoes and bedding to the people who need it most. Open to anyone who is referred by a social carer or health agency, the service helps around 1,500 individuals per year. Running solely on donations and volunteer efforts, it is always in need of clean, quality clothing, bedding and towels that make sure to keep the service going.