Get involved with Wrap Up London this week by donating your old coats

Donate your old coats to the Wrap Up London Campaign which is running from tomorrow for the rest of this week!

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Wrap Up London collects your unwanted coats at London train stations and then distributes them to over 170 organisations, which help a range of people in need including the homeless, elderly, refugees, women who have fled domestic violence and children in poverty. The whole campaign is organised by Hands on London.

You can read more about the campaign here

Last year Wrap Up London collected and distributed 14, 700 coats.

London collection points
Coat collections are being held on 11th, 12th and 13th November. Collections will take place 7am-11am on each of these days.
The participating stations for Wrap up London 2015 are:
• Kings Cross
• Victoria
• Waterloo
• Canary Wharf
• Charing Cross
• London Bridge
• Highbury & Islington
• Euston
• Liverpool Street

For Liverpool St coats are being collecting at the Broadgate Centre, by the Fulcrum near Krispy Kreme. between 7am and 11am on the 11th to 13th November.
Coats can also be dropped off between 9am and 5.30pm at the Broadgate Welcome Centre (Finsbury Avenue Square) Monday 9th through to Friday 13th November.

You can also arrange to drop off your coat(s) at one of the participating Safestore Self Storage centres below between the 11th November and 20th November.

Safestore – Pentonville Road

79-89 Pentonville Road, London, N1 9LG

Monday – Saturday: 8am – 6pm

Thursday: 8am – 8pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm

Safestore – Clapham North

4 Timber Mill Way, Gauden Road, Clapham, SW4 6LY

Monday – Saturday: 8am – 6pm
Thursday: 8am – 8pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm

Safestore – Notting Hill

Camelford Walk, Clarendon Road, London, W11 1TX

Monday-Saturday: 8am – 5.30pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm

Other ways you can help

Make a small donation to help support this brilliant campaign happen in the future. . Virgin Money Giving, or donate by text by sending HLDN14 £3 (or your donation amount of choice) to 70070. It costs as little as £3 to collect and distribute a warm coat to someone in need.

Volunteer to help with coat collections (may be a little late for this) or to help with post collection sorting and distribution of coats. Email and they will give you all the information you need.

Help to spread the word to your colleagues, friends and family so we can all de-clutter our homes and keep someone else warm this winter. #wrapuplondon


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