Burnham-On-Sea group launches to help needy across the area
new group of volunteers has launched in Burnham-On-Sea this week
to help needy people across the area.
of 'Hands of Change Burnham And Surrounding Area' hope to help
scores of people during 2016.
group's Kay Marie Barrett told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's
a group of people who in 2016 want to make a change in the local
community and the local Somerset area."
hope people will jump onboard with this so that people out there
who need help will have somewhere local to turn."
will be volunteering our time to help out with projects - some
ideas we have already had will be giving help with hospital trips
for people on their own, and gifting of reuseable furniture and
toys for those without anything. We also intend to run a collection
of shoe boxes that will run thoughout the year for the homeless."
added: "We will have meetings once a month to share ideas
of where we can help, and also to hold fundraisers for good causes."
can get involved in different projects and do as much or as little
as they like. We are hoping to find people who could help with
moving furniture or storing large items. People can get involved
by finding us on Facebook."