A big thank you to everyone who contributed to this years Shoe box Appeal, Christine has forwarded the following information…..
At end of November, the Consett processing centre loaded a first truck with 9586 shoe boxes destined for a four day journey to Belarus. Beginning of December saw it load a second truck with 1652 boxes destined for Albania, a country that it had never supplied with shoe boxes before.
In total, over 11000 children are going to receive a Christmas present because of everyone’s efforts.
A big thank you to all at the U3A for their donations.