How to donate socks to homeless charities
Posted by SOCKSHOP
Through our #socksforacause campaign, we are encouraging people across the UK to donate more socks to homeless charities - as they’re one of the most needed but least donated items.
Find a charity
It is often the smaller, local charities who struggle with donations more than those that work nationwide - so the best thing to do is get in touch in advance to check.
Alternatively, you can search for different charities and services via the Homeless Link website before contacting them to see if they would benefit from sock donations.
Check your socks
Although charities are very grateful for the wide range of donations people make, they cannot do much with dirty or damaged socks.
Making a donation
There are a number of ways to donate socks to a homeless charities, dependent on your and their preferences. The most common ways are:
By getting in touch with the charity you’d like to make a donation to, we are sure that you will be able to find a simple way to donate socks and other items that will have a big impact on the work they do.