Rucksack Appeal 2014

Gorbals Legal Aid, 72 Commercial Road, Twomax Rear Annex, Gorbals, Glasgow G5 0QZ https://www.facebook.com/events/1530476353853688/ It's simple to get involved ~ Go to your cupboards, wardrobes and local charity shops, get a cheap rucksack or holdall, fill it with any or all of the following items which are in a decent state of repair ~ sleeping bag, EMPTY flask, gloves, hat, scarf, fleece, t-shirts, warm clothing, waterproof jackets/disposable rain ponchos and new underwear, thermals & socks, Boots and shoes. We also have requests for unopened toiletries such as deodorants, shower gels, shampoo, razors, shaving…Read more

Sleeping Bag Campaign Success.

Firstly let me thank everyone who helped in the sleeping bag campaign, the troops who attended TITP and donated their sleeping bags on their return, the volunteers who helped gather the sleeping bags. The invisibles campaign has taken off with great gusto, even going as far as coverage from STV a special thanks to David Bateman who ran with the story, previous coverage from Ginny Clark at Westendreport.com. What started off as a blog (rant) has become a reality...the group who run See the Invisibles are uber enthusiastic, I was appointed chairman but…Read more

T IN THE PARK APPEAL

GOING TO T IN THE PARK ? Can you protect the countryside AND help the ihomeless ? Have a fantastic time - enjoy the music and enjoy the camping.....but see when it's all over, please remember that some people sleep outside all the time. If you were planning to dump your sleeping bag, could you consider brining it home ? We will arrange collection points at Buchanan street bus station on Sunday night and Monday morning. We will wash them and make sure they go to someone who needs them. Thank you, enjoy yourself…Read more