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Bagging & boxing babygrows, books, bibs, bikinis and Burberry

2 GoodGymers made their way to help the Get Rid Of & Donate in Lambeth.

  • Diane
  • Karen W
Sunday, 16th of May 2021
Led by Mark Gilyead

A busy session at GROAD (Get Rid Of And Donate) in North Dulwich. Karen & I arrived in the rain, and started out helping to shift some of the latest stock into a storage shed out the back of the community hall. As the sun came out, the donations started to arrive: boxes and bags of all sorts of unwanted or unneeded bits for us to sort through, organise and then re-box and re-bag: teenie tiny babygrows and bibs; jeans for all sizes, ages and genders; kitchenware and crockery; jigsaw puzzles and books; trainers and boots; toiletries and pillow cases. Almost everything dropped off to us was in great condition. I'm sure that the onward recipients of the gorgeous Burberry jumpers will be delighted - and I hope that the donated bikinis get some use this summer too. Goes without saying that by the time Karen & I locked up, the rain re-started... another damp run home.

Report written by Diane

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Mark Gilyead
Mark Gilyead
Tuesday May 18th, 2021 11:45

Nicely done guys - shame about the rain!!

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