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Waitrose Community Matters: July 2019 – Ely Cambridgeshire

Do you know someone who shops in Waitrose Ely? Throughout the month of July 2019 Toiletries Amnesty will be one of the charitable organisations that Waitrose supports through their instore Community Matters scheme. Please help us spread the word and ask Ely Waitrose shoppers to support Toiletries Amnesty by voting with their green token at […]

Katie’s Body Shop at Home Event Raises £68.76

This month we were delighted to hear from Katie Groombridge who kindly raised £68.76 for Toiletries Amnesty with an online Body Shop at Home event. Katie created the event in her Facebook group and posted offers, played games and held a raffle, all online. Katie’s regular customers got involved and she held a competition for the […]

JOIN US for CEO Sleepout & Fundraise for Toiletries Amnesty

Could you sleep out for one night and help us raise funds and awareness for Toiletries Amnesty? Last year Karen took part in the CEO Sleepout in London, raising money for charities that support those living in poverty and homelessness. At the time we didn’t know we’d receive a donation from CEO Sleepout, but they […]

AMBER Magazine Features Toiletries Amnesty

There’s a lovely interview with Karen, talking all about the Toiletries Amnesty, in the new issue of Amber Magazine. Amber is a bi-annual publication and movement created by photographer Amber Schormans in order to share innovative, positive and diverse representations of people, specifically women.      

Health Triangle Magazine Features The Toiletries Amnesty Story

We are very pleased that UK Health Radio have featured the Toiletries Amnesty in their Health Triangle Magazine. The double page spread shares the story of how the Toiletries Amnesty started and how we intend to continue to grow our network of organisations across the UK and beyond. UK Health Radio and Health Triangle Magazine […]

THAT NEW DRESS – YouTube – Massive Beauty Clear Out & Toiletries Amnesty Donation

Dominique from That New Dress gives a really great lowdown on the Toiletries Amnesty in this fantastic youtube video. Talking viewers through the whole process, from what to donate, to how to find the right recipients, Dominique shares her thoughts on the value of sharing unwanted products with people who need them, and the environmental impact […]

A COLD NIGHT UNDER THE STARS (CEO SLEEPOUT FUNDRAISER IN LONDON)

Toiletries Amnesty’s Karen Harvey reflects on sleeping out for a night in London as part of the CEO Sleepout, to raise awareness and funds for homeless charities across the UK.   I parked my £150 car in the £5.70 carpark and got the £73 train to London. Anna text me, ‘Are you all set?’ ‘Yes,’ I […]

Stylist Magazine features Toiletries Amnesty

We spoke to Stylist Magazine’s Moya Lothian-Mclean about the Toiletries Amnesty, how a small act can make a big difference, and why, when one in four families in the UK is facing hygiene poverty, it’s more important than ever to help other people. Read the full article, ‘How to easily donate unused items to charity, […]