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Local hairdresser donates FREE back to school haircuts to Members of local charity!

Local hairdresser donates FREE back to school haircuts to Members of local charity!

Evolve hair & Beauty joins forces to support Poole Waste Not Want Not

Parkstone based hairdresser Evolve Hair & Beauty will be opening its doors on 23rd August to deliver free back to school haircuts to members of local Poole based charity, Waste Not Want Not. 

Located on Poole High Street the social supermarket supports local families that suffer from insufficient disposable income, providing access to everyday essentials.

Evolve Hair & Beauty will be donating 24 back to school haircuts to help support families in need. Commenting on the donation, salon owner, Sarah Blewden, and her Manager Deborah said; “over the last 18 months we are all aware of the struggles and pressures put on families during these unprecedented times, we are delighted to do something to help our local community.”

The Mayor of Poole Commented “it’s an absolute pleasure to come along today,”

Poole Waste Not Want Not’s Charity Project Manager, Erika Sloper said; “This is such a wonderful act of kindness. Many families struggle with the cost of back-to

school uniforms and would cut their child’s hair themselves. This is such a treat; we are very grateful to Debs and her team for their support.”

For further information about Poole Waste Not Want Not, call 01202 402818 or visit www.poolewnwn.co.uk

Our mission is to support members of the community to those people and their families that suffer from insufficient disposable income, who need support in coping with life, working together to get their voices heard!

Poole Bid Supports Poole working together and is a great supporter of community engagement.

About us

  • Poole waste Not Want Not is a social supermarket on Poole high street. Poole Waste Not Want Not, (PWNWN) became a registered charity in 2016
  • Supplying food to members of the community to those people and their families that have insufficient disposable income and need support in coping with life, especially since the Covid pandemic. 
  • Every day of the week we collect food from all the different supermarkets and display in the rear part of our shop in the High Street.
  • We operate Monday to Saturday from 11.00 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Enables our registered members the choice of food, fresh fruits, vegetables, frozen, chilled, toiletries, and treats they would not normally be able to afford.  This leads to a greater sense of dignity, choice and control and facilitates budgeting skills. As well as providing access to affordable food.
  • PWNWN is developing other services such as menu planning, budgeting, and other activities to meet the needs of our client group and signposting if necessary.
  • We are a step up from the food banks
  • Providing training for volunteers wanting to gain skills

Donation to support our charity can be made via The Big Give https://www.thebiggive.org.uk/s/pledge?campaignId=a056900001v54ENAAY

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