Donate

freshStart depends totally on good will and gifting, of time, new and used goods, and money.

It is manned by volunteers and has no employment costs or overheads.

Here are ways that you can help us to help people to help themselves.

 

Financial Donations

Every penny counts and 100% of all donations are used to support the purpose of freshStart -Helping People to Help Themselves

You can make a cash donation to freshStart directly into the bank, by EFT:-

freshStart, Sedgefield account no – 18 040 113 0 Standard Bank, George.

OR

You can make a cash donation to freshStart using either BackaBuddy or  Pay-Pal, by clicking on any of the buttons. In each case, simply follow the instructions.

Please note your donation can be made in most currencies which will be converted to ZAR by each system.

Pay-Pal

BackaBuddy

Donation of Items and or time

The Smutsville Recycle SwopShop depends on goodwill and gifting….of time, creativity, second-hand goods, new items and cash.

  • It is registered as a not for profit company so donations are tax-deductible in S.A.
  • It is manned by volunteers and has only minimal, mandatory overheads.

All financial and item donations go to ensure that the Smutsville Recycle SwopShop is sustainable and always has items on offer that are needed by the children (toiletries, stationery, clothing and blankets) as well as aspirational items (soccer balls, netballs, skateboards and dolls) and weekly fruit.

Collection Bins for goods are located at:-

Dr Standers,

St Francis Church,

The Sedgefield Tourist Office,

The EDGE Newspaper Office,

The Toy Shop,

and Ballare School of Ballet, St Mark’s Hall, Cathedral Street, George.

If you have large or bulky items to donate that may need to be collected, or if you would like to get involved with a specific project, or have a few hours of time to donate a month, please call:-

Schalk on +27 (0) 71 385 9605

 

 Special thanks, from us and the children, for your continued generosity.

Items most needed by the SwopShop are :-

TOILETRIES

toilet-paper

toothpaste

toothbrushes

face cloth

soap (100g)

deodorants

STATIONERY

pens, black, blue and red

pencils (with/without erasers)

rulers

eraser

sharpeners

crayons

glue sticks (small)

small scissors

pencil cases

colouring books

colouring pencils

examination pads

CHILDREN’S CLOTHING

any new or second hand (in good quality)

shoes

sports togs

new underwear

new socks

fleece blankets

TOYS

soft toys

small dolls

small cars

games & puzzles

marbles

2nd hand bikes, skateboards

balls – football, rugby, netball, cricket, tennis.

bats

beach toys

This list is for guidance and suggestion, all quality donations will be considered and gratefully received