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Coffee Morning reminder

posted 6 Nov 2019, 06:32 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1


Hi folks,

We are holding a fundraising Coffee Morning and Bric a Brac sale at St. Mary's Church Hall, Houston Street, Greenock on Tuesday 26th November from10am to 12 noon. 
Tickets cost £2.00 and can be purchased at the door.  Any donations of home-baking and raffle prizes would be greatly appreciated.

Appeal - Christmas is coming

posted 6 Nov 2019, 06:29 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1


Hi Folks,

In the run up to Christmas we are looking for gifts of selection boxes, chocolates and biscuits as wall as hats, scarves and gloves to add to the packs going out in December.

October Statistics

posted 6 Nov 2019, 06:27 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1


The number of Starter Packs given out in October was 41 homes, 26 single people, 15 families including 22 children.

Monthly Focus November

posted 6 Nov 2019, 06:26 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1

Hi Folks,

The monthly focus for November is Washing up Liquid, Bathroom/Kitchen Cleaner and Tea Towels. Items in short supply double duvet covers, double sheets.


Donation from Old Gourock and Ashton Parish Church

posted 7 Oct 2019, 02:59 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1

  We would like to say a huge thanks to Old Gourock and Ashton Parish Church for their kind donation of goods that will go into our packs together with £110.00.
  We really appreciate the ongoing support from local churches, this is very much appreciate and is of great help in allowing us to help those in need.

Donation - from River Clyde Homes Staff

posted 7 Oct 2019, 02:55 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1

  We would like to say a huge thank to the Staff at River Clyde Homes for their kind donation of £200.00 towards the work of Starter Packs Inverclyde. We will use this
  money to purchase items that are in short supply.

MONTHLY FOCUS OCTOBER

posted 7 Oct 2019, 02:52 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1

 Hi Folks,

The Monthly Focus for October is Toilet Roll, Kitchen Roll, Cleaning Cloths and Washing up Liquid.

Items in short supply ladies and gents deodorant, kitchen/bathroom cleaner, double duvet cover and sheets.

Packs out September

posted 7 Oct 2019, 02:46 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1   [ updated 7 Oct 2019, 02:47 ]


The number of Starter Packs given out in September was 32 homes, 21 single people, 11 families including 16 children.

Packs out in August

posted 12 Sep 2019, 06:53 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1   [ updated 1 Oct 2019, 06:22 ]


We gave out Starter Packs 40 homes within these home were 30 single people, 10 families including 14 children.

Our monthly focus for September is Adult toothbrushes, hand wash and facecloths.  Items in short supply male/female deodorant, kitchen towels and double bedding.

As always thanks to you all for your continued support.

Packs out in July

posted 2 Aug 2019, 05:40 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1   [ updated 2 Aug 2019, 05:41 ]


In the month of July we provided Starter Packs to 39 homes, within these homes were 26 single people, 13 families including 18 children.

As always thanks to you all for your continued support, we couldn't do without the help of our local Churches and Community.

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