Bare Necessities

Bare Necessities Session Two

Cardiff Bay • Wed 30 October 2019 15:00-17:00

Y Pethau Angenheidiol / Bare Necessities A student-led project aiming to empower communities by providing basic amenities to be clean and comfortable. The project exists as a campaign to support people living in poverty.

Our Second event to help those who need it most. We will be taking a trip down to our stock warehouse to sort and organise all of our donations ready to go to hose who need it most!

 

One-off volunteering opportunity - drop-in to help the homeless, those below the poverty line and women escaping violence.

This session is a one-off volunteering opportunity. You can stay as long or as little as you like. These hours will count towards your volunteering hours if logged on the online system.

Bare Necessities is a student-led project founded by a student. It accepts local donations and donations from across Britain of toiletries, sanitary products, and makeup. These are then unpackaged quality checked and sorted into categories and put into little gift bags ready to go to those who need it most.

 

This event the donations will be going to:

Women's Aid: which aims to provide life-saving services and build a future where domestic violence is not tolerated.

Salvation Army and purple bus project: The Salvation Army’s Bus Project – a drop-in center in a bus, which serves tea, coffee and sandwiches to homeless people every night in the city center. Also Females in youth hostels.

ACE Cardiff: providing extra items for their food donations.

Ty Gobaith (Salvation Army): Ty Gobaith is a 24 hour, 7 days a week, supported residential Lifehouse based in Cardiff for adults over the age of eighteen years that have found themselves to be homeless. 

Snacks and transport will be provided if you would like to come to please 'buy' a free ticket so we know numbers but feel free to turn up.

By buying a ticket for this event you are consenting to be contacted by Cardiff Volunteering regarding future events and activities, you will be signing up as a member of Cardiff Volunteering. If you have any problems with this please contact volunteering@cardiff.ac.uk . If you are a student, please select standard membership at the checkout, if you are not please select associate membership.