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A Brief History of a Sewing Machine

By | 2018-11-14T10:32:18+00:00 November 14th, 2018|History, Stories|

Using Workaids collection points all over the UK we are able to receive a colossal number of donations all of which with their own unique history. Recently we obtained a donation of a 1925 Singer Sewing Machine from Clare Sykes who [...]

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International Eradication of Poverty

By | 2018-10-17T07:09:54+00:00 October 17th, 2018|History, News|

October 17th marks International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, so Workaid is reflecting upon its role in supporting economic development in areas of deprivation and poverty. Launched in 1987 by activist Joseph Wresinski, the main purpose of this day [...]

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Vision Peoples in Mission, Kenya Update!

By | 2018-09-20T11:40:10+00:00 September 20th, 2018|News, Stories|

Here at Workaid we love to get feedback from our partner charities and to follow where our donations go, Vision Peoples in Mission (VPM) is deserving of the highest praise for all their amazing work in Kenya. Vision Peoples in Mission [...]

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The Workaid Shop is 8 Years Old!

By | 2018-09-20T16:04:25+00:00 September 15th, 2018|History, News|

We are celebrating 8 years of the Workaid Shop! Our 'Charity Shop with a Difference' first opened its doors in 2010 and has provided a vast array of stock over the years with an ever changing supply of haberdashery, craft materials and [...]

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