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Shoebox for a stranger

Lead Out Loud and the English Department are collecting donations for the 2019 Shoebox for a stranger appeal. This appeal works in providing homeless people in Yorkshire with supplies to help them in the winter months. 

Students in years 8 and 9 have been asked to support this campaign by accepting a challenge of providing one shoebox. These are some of the items that can be included:

Pants
Socks
Baby wipes
Deodorant or Soap
Toothbrush
Toothpaste
Chocolate (long sell by date)
Hand warmer
Sanitary Towels
Talcum Powder
Seasonal Card, note or even a short letter (one of the most important and favourite items)
Colouring book, puzzle book and pens.

Other items:

Emergency Silver Foil Sleep Bag
Gloves
Hat
Novel
Rain Poncho
Torch
Mini Sewing Kit
High Energy Snacks (long sell by date)
Seasonal novelty

Take a look at the website for more information:

https://www.helpingthehomeless.org.uk/shoebox-appeal