The Close Knit Yarn Cafe played host to Southbourne Win on Waste on Saturday 17 February. Donations were received from 25 people helping 9 good causes. The top donation was 7 carrier bags of Tassimo coffee discs.
Oakdale Win on Waste on Saturday 17 February received items from 53 people and their donations will help 13 good causes. The top item donated was Tassimo coffee discs with 9 bags received.
Donations received at Canford Heath Win on Waste on Saturday 10 February at the Coffee House Cafe will be helping 12 good causes Top item for donation was 42 bags of newspapers/junk mail. Altogether there were 16.5 bags of plastic which would have ended up in the bin.
44 carrier bags of donations, plus 6 small bags were received at Creekmoor Win on Waste at Creekmoor Library on Saturday 10 February. All items will benefit 13 good causes.
Although not held monthly, Parkstone Win on Waste held at Parkstone Library on 27 January did well and received items from 38 people. These will be benefitting 10 good causes. Biscuit wrappers and milk bottle tops were the most popular in number of bags received.
Donations from 79 people either donated on the day or just before the January session of Westbourne Win on Waste at Westbourne Library on Saturday 27 January are now helping 12 good causes. The top item was Christmas wrapping paper – 7 bags followed by 5.25 bags of Tassimo discs. Two of our trustees, Martin and Nick show off some of the donations
Nine bags of aluminium and other metal was handed over to Gerald from Poole Methodists on 24 January to help with their fundraising for the second stage redevelopment of the Spire in Poole. The money will help them improve facilities and make more space for charities and community groups to use.
Donations received at Oakdale Win on Waste on Saturday 20 January are going to help 13 good causes. 10.5 carrier bags contained plastic items which are all going to be sent off and made into new plastic with the money raised going to help 3 good causes. Photo shows some of the donations received.
The first Livability Holton Lee Win on Waste for 2018 received in total donations from 20 people and helped 9 good causes with items from their waste. The photo shows one happy family with their bags of donations…
3 Broadstone (Broadstone Library 10-11am)
3 Wimborne (Wimborne Library 10.30am-12noon)
3 Hamworthy (Hamworthy Library 11-12)
3 Livability Holton Lee (Holton Lee, Holton Heath 10.30am-12noon)
7 Barnabas, Church of the Good Shepherd, Stanfield Road, Poole 11.30am- 2.30pm
10 Canford Heath (Coffee House Café 10-11am)
10 Creekmoor (Creekmoor Library 11.30am-12.30pm)
17 Oakdale (Oakdale Library 10.30am-12noon)
17 Southbourne (Close Knit Yarn Cafe 11-12)
22 Turlin Moor (St Gabriel’s Church 9am-12noon)
24 Westbourne (Westbourne Library 10-11am)
24 West Howe (Henry Brown Youth Centre, Cunningham Crescent 2-4pm)