#StandWithUkraine ~ Shoe Box Appeal Drop Off Point

Ukrainian Shoe Box Appeal Drop Off Point

We are appealing to our customers & followers to help support the families of Ukraine by putting together shoe boxes containing essential items to help those in desperate need. We are opening up our trade counter as a drop off point for your donations, we will then ensure these gifts of kindness make their way to those that need them.

If you would like to put together a shoe box, below are some ideas on what to include & also what NOT to include.

How you can help Ukrainian Refugees:

  • Fill a shoe box ~ See ideas of what to include below…
  • Do not seal the lid to the box ~ it needs to be able to be opened to be checked at checking stations & customs
  • Put a card/note in it if you wish to ~ Do not include personal addresses or phone numbers
  • Write on the top of your box clearly approximate age the box is for & whether it is for Male/Female/Unisex
  • Secure the box lid with an elastic band
  • Add a list of the contents to the lid of the box ~ for customs

Ideas of what to include:

  • IN URGENT NEED OF: knee supports, foot supports, plasters & bandages. Sanitary products, nappies, baby wipes, e45, Sudacrem & Savlon. 
  • Wash items – flannels, sponges, wrapped bar of soap, new toothbrushes & toothpaste
  • Tissues, baby wipes & nappies
  • Hairbrushes & combs
  • First aid items ~ plasters, bandages, paracetamol etc
  • Sanitary items
  • Small cuddly toy or teddy
  • Small toys ~ nothing war related
  • Children’s activity books, colouring books, paper, pens, pencils, & crayons
  • Hat, scarf & gloves
  • Socks & tights
  • Small clothing items
  • Small blankets
  • Torches
  • Phone chargers, power banks & headphones
  • A card with a kind message in

Where to take your shoe box:

  • Bring your shoe box donation to our trade counter anytime Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5pm: Pennine Lubricants, 32 Atlas Way, Sheffield, S4 7QQ
  • Our Pennine drivers can also collect your donations from you as they deliver your order.
  • We are working with TEECH and Hope & Aid to ensure your donations reach those that need them. Find out more about where your Ukrainian shoe box donations will go here.

We’d like to thank you in advance for your generosity.

From all the team at Pennine

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