Donation to support young people at risk

By Ian Dipple Friday 20 June 2014 Updated: 20/06 09:47

Latest News

Buy photos » Tesco’s Dale Maxwell, customer service manager and Molly Beck, Better Service Manager, donate stock to Nightstop’s Gill Groom and Sharon McCall. Picture by Marcus Mingins 2414029MMR

WORKERS from a borough supermarket proved every little helps by donating dozens of items to support young people at risk of homelessness.

Tesco handed over 12 trays of products to Redditch Nightstop containing everything from wallpaper to bedding and saucepans.

Dale Maxwell, customer service manager, said: “Tesco is seen as this large major organisation but we have a large role in the community and we wanted to give something back. Rather than reducing these items and selling them off we thought we would give them to people who need them more.”

Sharon McCall, volunteer co-ordinator for the charity, said the products would be used to help young people get started when moving into their own accommodation.

“This kind of support is everything to us. We wouldn’t be able to provide half of what we do for young people without it.”

Share This

Popular »

1 Commuters back on track with railway opening

2 Miracle baby's name inspired by hospital

3 Men charged with ram raid on Redditch business

4 Disc-over a bargain

5 Music night organised by cancer survivor

More news »

Drug treatment plan for CRASBO breach

A MAN breached a criminal anti-social behaviour order

Food bank need keeps on growing

MORE than £26,000 worth of food has been

Learning continues at ex-library

A NEW early years training centre has opened

Paddington Bear goes to Brazil

PADDINGTON bear swapped Peru for Brazil with a

Regional news »


Bromsgrove Standard
£7,000 worth of power tools taken in Wychbold burglary

A TOTAL of 26 power tools worth more than £7,000 ...

Worcester Observer

Visit the Worcester Observer website for the latest.

Stratford Observer
Morrisons staff cycle round the world in 48 hours

IT was olé and away as staff at Morrisons Stratford ...

Evesham Observer
Unprovoked assault on Vale jogger

WITNESSES are being sought following an unprovoked assault on a ...