This Blanket for Calais pattern is offered free to download in aid of Side by Side Refugees, a non-political organisation providing direct help to those living in the refugee camps of Calais and Dunkirk. If downloading this pattern, please consider making a donation. Further details about this charity and details on how to donate can be found at the end of the download. Many thanks.
Calais refugee camp running out of food amid donor fatigue
Calais refugee camp running out of food as donor fatigue sees donations dry up Charities warn of shortage of food, tents and blankets as number of refugees at site keeps growing while donations dwindle. Image- A queue for the Welcome van at the overcrowded Calais refugee camp.
In honour of #CycleToWorkDay we're having a throwback to the GP's 80 mile charity ride from Oxford to Cambridge. The ride raised 6000 towards the Students of Cambridge Refugee Scholarship #pemcam #cycling
I have to remind myself everyday to be mindful of those that truly suffer,who aren't living but merely surviving and thankful everyday for the things I take for granted,the basic things we all take for granted.