support us

Whether its donating clothes, food or fundraising on behalf of our charity, there are lots of ways you can support The Bridge Homelessness to Hope.

Check out the ways you can get involved and help the people who are homeless below.

Woman holding a box of clothes for donation

Donate Clothing

Please, note that due to a lack of storage, we are currently only accepting the following items:

 

  • Men's Jogger Bottoms - S/M/L

  • Men's Jeans S/M/L

  • Men's Boxers - S/M/L (must be new)

  • Women's Underwear - S/M/L (must be new)

  • Men's Socks - Size 6-12 (must be new) 

  • Men's Trainers - Size 6-12

  • Sleeping Bags

  • Rucksacks

We do not accept donations of used bedding including duvets, pillows, bed sheets, nor do we accept used underwear.

Please, email hello@bridgeleicester.org if you wish to donate clothing, new and old.

 

Alternatively, please view our Amazon Wish List for a view list of items that we are currently in need of.

Your donations make

our work possible

Donate Food

Food donations are always needed, either by someone that is homeless or to cook meals for the guests who attend our sessions.

 

Check out our Food Wish List for a full break down of the food and kitchen items we need.

Please call us on 0116 222 1161 before donating food to us so that we are able to manage our stock and ensure food does not go to waste.

Volunteers Packing Food

your support will

change lives

Image by Markus Winkler

DONATE TOILETRIES

Support our guests by donating much needed toiletries to our charity.

 

We are currently in need of the following items:

 

  • Men's and Women's Deodorant

  • Men's and Women's Shower Gel

  • Shampoo

  • Conditioner

  • Shaving Foam

  • Moisturiser

  • Sanitary Towels/Tampons

Please, email hello@bridgeleicester.org if you wish to donate toiletries. 

support our ongoing work

by volunteering

Volunteer

Looking to get more hands-on?

 

Work directly with the those in need by volunteering with us. We have many roles suited to a range of experience and availability.

 

Check out our current volunteering opportunities and support the ongoing work we do to help people who are homeless.

Soup Kitchen

fundraise

Whether you want to fundraise on your own, with friends or get your school, work or faith group involved, there are so many fun and easy ways to raise money in aid of The Bridge and the people we support.

 

Check out our Fundraising page for some fantastic fundraising ideas to get you inspired.

 

Already have a fundraising idea?

Get in touch with us today via 0116 2221161

Amazon Smile

Want to help make a difference while you shop in the Amazon app, at no extra cost to you? Simply follow the instructions below to select The Bridge Homelessness To Hope as your charity and activate AmazonSmile in the app. Amazon will donate a portion of your eligible mobile app purchases to us.

How it works:
1. Open the Amazon app on your phone
2. Select the main menu (=) & tap on "AmazonSmile" within Programmes & Features
3. Select The Bridge Homelessness To Hope as your charity
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app

easy
fundraising

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online, from your weekly shop to your annual holiday, you could be raising free donations for The Bridge Homelessness To Hope with easyfundraising?
 
There are over 4,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation – including eBay, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, Booking.com and M&S – and it won’t cost you a penny extra to help us raise funds.
 
There are no catches or hidden charges and we will be really grateful for your donations.
 
Thank you for your support!

Support the work we do and the people we help by donating to us today.