£0 remaining for wardrobes and a chest of drawers
This request is for a Syrian family who are living in temporary housing after fleeing their home country. They have the essentials of a cooker, washing machine and beds, but their clothes are in neatly folded piles on the floor and the six children have no toys or even full school uniforms. We would love to help them to at least have somewhere to store their clothes as they start their new life in the UK.
R is good with his hands and very capable with electrics. He has learnt 'on the job' and has survived on cash-in-hand payments for years. However, modern times dictate that earning a living this way leads to financial hardship. R now wants to pass his eighteenth edition wiring regulations so that he can get a start with a company that will continue his continuing professional development (CPD) in-house, as he builds a career that will be a life changer. At present R is struggling and all he wants is the chance to earn a decent living.
Still £195 left to donateTotal needed £200.00
This young couple were made homeless about six months ago and have spent a number of months in bed and breakfast accommodation with their two young children. They have had a dreadful time and have been quite traumatised by the experience. The council have moved them into a house with a garden that needs a huge amount of work to make it safe. Our volunteers are doing the initial landscaping, but they need to buy two recycling bins and some gardening tools to enable them to keep on top of it. However, as they are surviving on benefits, they cannot afford these items,
Still £155 left to donateTotal needed £175.00
This lady, whose partner died in tragic circumstances, is working with professionals, including mental health specialists, to improve her and her six month old daughter’s outcomes. Her housing was dire and, at short notice, she moved. She has benefits, but no savings and was unable to budget for the move. This lady has no storage and their clothes are currently in bags. With your kind donations we want to provide a chest of drawers.