Project Volunteer Sri Lanka has organised another Bags2school collection on Friday 6 May (between 9-1) so please start saving and collecting bags of clothes and other items – see below for a list of items that are accepted. We would be grateful if you could store these AT HOME until Thurs 5th May and they will all be collected on the morning of 6th May. There will be a collection at THM and AWSS.


We accept the following ‘good quality’ items for RE-USE:

·         Men’s, Ladies and Children’s clothing

·         Paired shoes (tied together or elastic band around)

·         Handbags

·         Hats

·         Bags

·         Scarves and ties

·         Jewellery

·         Lingerie

·         Belts

·         Soft toys

We do not accept:

·         Duvets, bedding, blankets and household linen

·         Pillows and cushions

·         Carpets, rugs and mats (including bath, shower and toilet mats)

·         Curtains

·         Towels

·         Soiled, painted, ripped  or wet clothing*

·         School uniforms

·         Corporate clothing and workwear

·         Textile off cuts, yarns or threaded material

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