We’re delighted to receive another large donation of shirts and balls from In2Touch, London, SW20. This kit will be used to help disadvantaged young people across the world. So, we’d like to say a huge thank you to all involved in helping to make this happen.
Helping the club to ‘go green’ and giving more disadvantaged children access to rugby Last Sunday, it was all excitement at Hungerford RFC, as former England International and British and Irish Lion, Gareth ‘Cooch’ Chilcott turned up to help collect kit donations all in support of SOS Kit Aid. It was a fantastic opportunity for… Continue reading Gareth ‘Cooch’ Chilcott helps collect kit donation at Hungerford Rugby Club
“Roy Marfleet, a wonderful supporter of SOS Kit Aid over many years, handing over the keys of our brand new SOS Kit Aid storage facility to Paul(Nipper) Johnson, our amazing, hard-working, South East Regional Kit Director. It is a nice large facility that really helps us when sudden large kit donations come in. Plus, it… Continue reading A wonderful supporter hands over keys for new SOS Kit Aid storage facility
Attached is a picture at Keresley RFC in Coventry, who are the latest to donate a significant amount of their old kit to SOS Kit Aid. The picture shows Keresley Secretary Gareth Whitehead (left), with the shirts, and Peter Tolan from SOS Kit Aid. “Very many thanks to Keresley.” This kit will be gratefully received… Continue reading A big thank you to Keresley RFC, Coventry for their kind donation of kit
A massive thank you to Devonport Services RFC in Plymouth, Devon, and to Mike Yeats (pictured), for an equally massive donation of rugby shirts – so many that they filled a Skoda Fabia car to bursting point! SOS Kit Aid will be sending these overseas to underprivileged children and young adults, to help them learn… Continue reading We receive a massive donation of rugby shirts from Devonport Services Rugby Club
We’d like to say a huge thank you to Trowbridge RFC for their fantastic donation of 30+ pairs of great quality boots … very small sizes too ! Huge thanks to Roy Hewett (pictured) along with everyone at Trowbridge Rugby Club, for arranging this very kind collection.
We’d like to say a big ‘thank you’ to Titus MacDermot for the kind donation of 15 pairs of high quality rugby boots. It’s very much appreciated.
Latest collection in the North West, and a new kit collector for SOS Kit Aid. Giles Rigby of Northwich Rugby club made contact before Christmas and offered his services to us. By Boxing Day he had a car load of kit and was coming with his son to watch his beloved Shrewsbury Town Soccer team… Continue reading Boxing Day kit collection, and a new kit collector for us!
Grateful thanks to Bedford Modern School for a second donation of kit, this time a huge collection of boots and trainers. Photo shows John Marshall, Regional Director with Dylan Buckle, Bedford Modern School 6th form and a member of the school’s Charity Committee. This kit will be used by disadvantaged youngsters across the world.
Great achievements, despite a difficult year Once again, Christmas is upon us, and it is always a time to reflect on how the year has gone and a chance to take stock and plan for the year ahead. Many charities struggled during a difficult 2021 with funding and logistical complications caused by both COVID and… Continue reading A Christmas wish and reflections of 2021