Christmas Shoebox appeal for the homeless in Dublin

Homeless Dublin 2016

As we rush about our daily lives in the hectic build up to Christmas, take a moment to think about how you can help those less fortunate than yourself.

In the run up to Christmas, Martina will be collecting food supplies or a Christmas gift box for a  facebook group “You’re Not Alone” who feed and give clean clothes to the homeless on Dame Street.

To get involved in the appeal, simply find an empty shoebox, wrap the box and the lid separately, and label whether it is suitable for a male, female or child (including age and gender Take a shoebox, and fill it with some of these gift suggestions for general shoebox

Socks, a hat, gloves, scarf, Personal hygiene items such as toothbrush, toothpaste, mouthwash, shower gel, soap, deodorant, moisturiser, baby wipes, hair brush/comb, face cloth, new underwear, new warm socks, and warm hats/gloves/scarf

Treats: sweets, chocolate, Coffee, Sugar, Deck of cards

If you do not have time to make a shoebox but would like to get involved you can put your donations in a bag or a box and the group will arrange them into christmas gifts.

Drop Off Point :

You can bring your packed boxes into Martina at Baldoyle Auto Centre Ltd,

Unit 138-139 Baldoyle Industrial Estate, Baldoyle Dublin 13.

If you have any questions email martina@baldoyleautocentre.ie

Final day for drop off will be 19th December

Directions to us

Turn into Baldoyle Industrial Estate, Take a left and then a right, half way down the road on the left you will see Kane Kitchens & Heat Merchants, take this left turn and we are located in the second last building on your left if you require directions please call 01-8321045