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Thursdays 2pm – 3pm
Fridays 11.30am – 1pm

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A project run by Granton Parish Church.

We are grateful to all of our funders, without whom Granton Goes Greener would not be possible.

Working with the local community of Granton to ‘Go Greener’. 

We are delighted to share this great news with you; We have now received some funding from The National Lottery Community Fund, which, combined with grants from The Robertson Trust, The Leith Benevolent Fund and Royal Caledonian Charities Trust will allow us to operate for one more year. Our grateful thanks, as ever, go to Karen […]

We are delighted to share this great news with you; We have now received some funding from The National Lottery Community Fund, …

Friday 29th March - Good Friday: closed
Monday 1st April - Easter Monday - closed (no sewing class)
Tuesday 2nd April - closed
Wednesday 3rd April - closed
Thursday 4th April - 14:00 - 15:00 Share 'n' Wear, 18:00-20:00 *NEW *Monthly evening Share 'n' Wear, 18:00-20:00 Monthly Sewing Class

CURRENT OPENING TIMES

Share ‘n’ Wear

  • Wednesdays 3pm – 4pm
  • Thursdays 2pm – 3pm
  • Fridays 11.30am – 1pm 

Sewing Classes

  • Mondays 10-12 noon
  • First Thursday of each month 6-8pm

Donations
what we need and what we can't take

$ We also ask for all donated clothes to be;
  • clean and in good condition
  • washed
  • no stains, rips, broken zips etc
APRIL 2024

WE ARE CURRENTLY ACCEPTING

We are grateful for the following items:

ladies and men’s clothing

ESPECIALLY SUMMER CLOTHING

children’s clothing 
(from 3 yrs old to teenagers)

good quality shoes
used bras
(for Smalls For All)

new underwear
(for Smalls For All)

WE CAN'T ACCEPT

Unfortunately we are not able to accept the following items:

baby and toddler clothes
toys
household goods
bric-a-brac
buggies and baby/toddler equipment
electrical items

If you have these items we would encourage you to try to have them re-used via the EH5 Community Support Facebook Group

FREE SEWING CLASSES NOW RUNNING

Now running weekly on Monday mornings

Our Impact & Achievements

Since the project began we have saved a mountain of clothes from landfill!! With your help we can keep this number going up…and up…..

last month – MARCH 2024

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We are grateful for the financial support of our funders, without whom Granton Goes Greener would not be possible

Leith Benevolent Fund

Royal Caledonian Charities Trust

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Meet the team

Project leader and Community Engagement Officer

They Are Helping to Make Granton Greener

Join them and see what you can do.

Volunteer

Dan

Church Volunteer

Church Volunteer

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Project Administrator

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Volunteer

We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers! Here at Granton everyone’s gifts are valued and we are looking for  Swap Shop Assistants and Delivery Drivers

Share 'n' Wear

Come along to our clothing Share ‘ n’ Wear event every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday! Bring in clothes you no longer want and take home something new!

Why is the church doing this

We care passionately about God’s world and are motivated by our faith to run this project. 

 

**CHECK THE TOP OF THE HOME PAGE FOR LATEST OPENING TIMES AND IF WE ARE ACCEPTING DONATIONS AT THE MOMENT ***

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We are well served by public transport and there is plenty of unrestricted car and cycle parking available.

We encourage visitors to use public transport and cycles to come to our church.

There are Sheffield cycle racks and when these are full there are plenty of railings for locking bikes to.

The church is served by Lothian Buses numbers 8, 14 and 19.

timetable for service 8 | timetable for service 14 | timetable for service 19

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