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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, […]

Big Issue features Toiletries Amnesty

We spoke to The Big Issue’s Liam Geraghty about the Toiletries Amnesty, we discussed how access to basic toiletries is being denied not only to homeless people, but to those in mental health care too, how funding from the X Foundation gave us the boost to create our website and directory, and how important it is […]

Eluxe Magazine features Toiletries Amnesty

We’re delighted to have been featured by Eluxe Magazine, the world’s first ever magazine dedicated to sustainable luxury fashion, beauty and lifestyles. ‘Toiletries Amnesty aims to cut the amount of usable goods going to landfill or lingering in bathroom cupboards long past their expiry dates, and it has already been lauded for its efforts: in […]

Bee Wirral CIC Grows with Toiletries Amnesty Donations

A community centre in Birkenhead has been able to support even more local people with donations received through the Toiletries Amnesty, including sanitary products, everyday bathroom items and cosmetics. Bee Wirral, based in the Livingstone Community & Play Centre, is a Community Interest Company, so it focuses on social enterprise. As well as helping people […]

CEO SLEEPOUT fighting homelessness and poverty across the UK

This October Toiletries Amnesty’s Karen Harvey is going to be 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’m going to sleep-out for one night, it’s not a big deal – I know that. Some people have to endure nights […]

Toiletries Amnesty wins Global X Foundation Grant

On International Women’s day 2018 X Jewellery announced the winner of its first ever X Foundation Grant. After calling for entries detailing philanthropic projects that women from around the world were working on, a winner was chosen from an overwhelming amount of worthy initiatives. “X Jewellery chose the Toiletries Amnesty for its identification and innovative […]