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Shoebox Appeal

We are asking people to take part in this year’s homeless shoe box appeal by filling a box/bag with a few essentials and luxury items so that we can give each of them a Christmas present this year!

As the temperature drops & Christmas approaches, life can get tougher for our clients. Even with a roof over their heads, Christmas is a difficult season for those who have recently lost their home & lost contact with friends and family. It's our aim to ensure that our clients have a smile on their face this Christmas, but we need your help! We are asking people to take part in this year’s homeless shoe box appeal by filling a box/bag with a few essentials and luxury items so that we can give each of them a Christmas present this year! Please turn over to find a list of items to include in your gift.

What to include in your box:

Hats, Scarfs, Gloves, Socks
Toothpaste, Toothbrushes
Deodorant, Shower gel, Shampoo
Sanitary products
Sweets/chocolate

If you choose to put your items in a shoebox and would like to wrap it, we ask that you please wrap the lid and the box separately, as every box must be checked before giving out to our clients for health and wellbeing reasons. If you would like to make a monetary donation so that we are able to purchase extra items, you can do this by please visiting our Just Giving Page at: www.justgiving.com/tauntonhomeless

You can download a list of our drop off points and what to include in your box below: 

Drop Off Points

What to include in your box

For more information please contact Rosie Sandy or Rosie Hather on 01823 271326 /
[email protected] / [email protected]

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