Oakdale Win on Waste held on Saturday 16 June at Oakdale Library received items from 45 households which will help 14 not for profit organisations. We were also joined by RPM Digital who brought along copies of our latest issue of We Need That they had printed. We will be giving these to older people who do not have access to the internet.
Thanks to the kind donations received from people who attend Win on Waste sessions, we were able to hand over 9 kilos of keys and padlocks to George of Carter Shaw Estate Agents on 15 June. The keys will be sold and the money given to Routes to Roots, a Poole-based charity supporting homeless people.
Merley Win on Waste launches on Saturday 16 June at the Lantern Church. This is the latest to join our Win on Waste network and brings the total of sessions each month to 13.
Point2Point Transport Ltd collected the equivalent of 86 carrier bags of used Tassimo coffee discs on 12 June which had been donated at Win on Waste sessions. The discs will be sent to Terracycle for recycling and points awarded to Point2Point who donate them to two local hospitals,
We received items from 78 households at Canford Heath Win on Waste on Saturday 9 June at the Coffee House Cafe. 12 good causes will benefit from the donations including 19 carrier bags of milk bottle tops and 15 bags of newspapers/magazines.
Items of waste from 40 people were received at Creekmoor Win on Waste on Saturday 9 June at Creekmoor Library. Altogether their items have helped 15 good causes. The top item for donation was newspapers (20 carrier bags) which support Dorset Community Foundation with their fundraising.
A great turnout at Wimborne Win on Waste on Saturday 2nd June at Wimborne Library with 26 bags of waste being donated by 86 households.17 good causes will benefit from receiving the items.
You have a choice of what Win on Waste session to attend on Saturday 2nd June to drop off items from your waste to help good causes; there are three to attend:
Broadstone – 10-11am Broadstone Library
Hamworthy – 11-12 Hamworthy Library
Wimborne 10.30-12 at Wimborne Library
Drop off items you have been saving from your waste and help good causes at the May session of Turlin Moor Win on Waste held at St Gabriel’s Church from 9-12 on 31 May.
Items of waste were received from 85 households and businesses at Westbourne Win on Waste on Saturday 26 May at Westbourne Library. These included 5 carrier bags of milk bottle tops and several bags of items for Dorset Scrapstore. Altogether 9 good causes will benefit from all the items.