Caring at Christmas - donations drive

This event has now passed.

Date: 26 November - 17 December 2018
Venue: All campuses
Time: Ongoing

Caring at Christmas have ambitious targets for their donations drive this year. Top of the list is socks, dried fruit, hoodies and trainers.


There is also a need for:

Non-perishable foods:

  • Tinned food (eg corned beef, soup, ham, vegetables)
  • Squash, soft drinks, fruit juice, tea/coffee
  • Cereals, sugar, flour, cooking oil
  • Sauces/condiments (gravy, mayonnaise, ketchup, pickles), custard (tinned or packet)
  • Jams and peanut butter
  • Cakes and treats (biscuits, chocolate, sweets, mince pies etc)

Non-food items:

  • Toilet paper
  • Soap, shampoo and conditioner, shower gel, moisturisers
  • Miniature toiletries
  • Female sanitary products
  • Tooth brushes (and toothpaste)
  • Razors and shaving foam
  • Washing-up liquid, rubber gloves, disposable gloves
  • Washing powder (for machines)
  • Clingfilm and foil
  • Supermarket vouchers

Urgent need for clothing:

  • New underclothes and socks
  • Second-hand warm and casual clothes
  • For men and women aged 18-40 years

Where to donate

If you would like to donate, please take your donations along to:

  • The Community Hub (The Octagon)
  • Main reception – D block, Frenchay
  • Infopoint – Q block
  • Reception – X block
  • The Post room – 1E11
  • Bower Ashton Reception Info Point
  • Frenchay Library
  • Glenside Reception – Info Point
  • Glenside Library

Cost: Free
Contact: Kerry Ellery
Telephone: +44 (0)117 32 82334

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