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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, […]

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 […]