During March Rohan the UK based outdoor and travel clothing and equipment company asked the UK outdoor community to donate unwanted outdoor clothing to Gift Your Gear at a Rohan Shop. Rohan have 54 shops in the UK from Inverness to Truro.
This proved to be a great success. Generating lots of good quality waterproof jackets, fleece, insulated jackets, hats gloves and socks for the Gift Your Gear beneficiary groups.
The donations have been returned to the Gift Your Gear depot, sorted, checked and sent out to the beneficiary groups.
The Breathy Trust – Ambleside
The Calvert Trust – Keswick
CVQO – Camberley Surrey
Factory Youth Zone – Manchester
London Youth Hindleap Warren – East Sussex
London Youth Woodrow High House – Woodrow Buckingham
Adventure Based Learning – Oldham
Endeavour Centre – Sheffield
People in THE Dales – Clapham North Yorkshire
WESC Foundation – Exeter
Craven Police Charity Fund – North Yorkshire
The Princes Trust – Manchester and SW England
Wilderness Foundation- Chatham Green Essex
Youth Venture Trust – Swansea
Whitehaven Scouts – Whitehaven Cumbria
Levens Scouts – Beverley East Yorkshire
Essex Boys and Girls Club
A big thank you to everyone who supported Gift Your Gear we have made a difference.
Gift Your Gear has now support over 350 youth charity and community groups working with young people in the UK great outdoors