Andover Clothing Exchange have opened their doors today in a giveaway for the summer. Homeless toys are being given a second or maybe a third life in this giveaway opportunity
Opened by Andover Town Mayor, Cllr Barbara Long, the giveaway is in tremendous flow. There were people queuing up to get in before the official opening time of 10am.
With toys sorted into age range and boys & girls sides, people were flocking in to see what bargains they could get whilst donating funds for this fantastic charity.
Cllr Long stated “At this time when money is scarce, this kind of event is invaluable“
Cllr Andersen added “I want to thank the organisers for arranging this and for fundraising for the charity in this way“
Katie, one of the organisers said, “We had so many toys we decided to do this toy drive and the people have been brilliant. It’s helping us to raise funds to keep going“
The event is going on from 10am to 2pm in the High Street opposite Greggs the bakers. £3 Entry fee per household.