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Items we need

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Please get in touch

We’re looking for both everyday items, and some more unusual. Donations help to save the charity’s valuable funds. We would love to hear from you, please get in touch if you can help. Thank you for your support.

Items to donate

Please contact us if you would like to donate any of the following items.

Please note that we do not require plastic plant pots at this time.

Outdoor materials

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For example:
Kneeling pads (particularly those with handles), terracotta pots, organic peat-free compost, tools in a good condition, terrarium tools, secateurs, organic chicken manure, modular seed trays (small/medium sized only), plant labels, string / twine, garden wire, watering cans with roses

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Plants and seeds

For example:
Plant and flower seeds, fruit and veg seeds, plants and seedings to plant out and/or sell

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For example:
Wood (for crafts – not chipboard or MDF), cutter screws, nails, drill bits, sandpaper, spirit level, woodworking set square, linseed oil, builders pencils

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Paint and varnish

For example:
Metal/multisurfice paint, wood paint, protective or cosmetic varnish

Please note, donations must be water-based only and we may not be able to accept donations of part-cans

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Habitat equipment

For example:
Sampling quadrats, pond dipping equipment (nets, magnifying glasses, etc), dichotomous keys for a range of habitat species identification (e.g. pond, hedgerow, woodland)

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Protective equipment

For example:
Overalls, waterproof jackets and trousers, aprons, large t-shirts, tabbards, ear defenders, goggles, gardening and woodworking gloves, gauntlet gloves, new safety boots

Arts and education

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Paper crafts

For example:
Scissors, card making materials including stickers, specialist paper and card, wire, string, tissue paper and stencils

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Craft materials

For example:
Paintbrushes, glue sticks, PVA glue, poster paints, glitter (bio-degradable only), materials for new craft projects in line with our values 

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For example:
Books on horticulture and permaculture, training materials, educational equipment

Household items

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Office supplies

For example:
A4 recycled printer paper, envelopes, sticky labels, whole sheet A4 labels

A selection of market goods including wooden bird houses, and an Earthworks canvas bag


For example:
Tea, coffee, sugar, stevia tablets, organic UHT milk, oat milk

(donations of unopened in-date food/drink only)

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Raffle prizes

For example:
Raffle prizes for our events (or items that we can gift e.g. presents for our Earthworkers at Christmas)