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Sign Up and post your stuff to give away or sell! Many Maida Vale Mums have had great success!
Small Electrical Recycling Now On Elgin Avenue
Across from Barclays!
Membership is free, and everything posted must be FREE, legal and appropriate for all ages. To view the items being given away or sought in Westminster, you must be a member of the local group.
The local online marketplace for buying and selling good quality nearly new baby items. New portal for selling second hand children items. Highly recommended.
Recycling for Cash
Westminster Real Nappy Offer
Westminster offers parents in the borough £40 towards the first month of using a nappy washing service. To find out more about this service, contact us on 020 7641 2000.
Give them a call if you need boxes for packing or moving. A MVM informed us they provided her with a number of boxes, wrapping paper and tape, all for free!
Or Just Give It Away!
Rainbow Family Centre
11 Bravington Road
London W9 3AB
020 8968 2690
Doorstep Homeless Families Project
13a Broadhurst Gardens
London NW6 3QX
FARA Charity Shops
Notting Hill Kids and Baby
39-41 Ledbury Road
London W11 2AA
020 7229 3634
St Mary’s Hospital
St Mary’s Hospital are always looking for plastic toys, PlayStation games and the like to use for play in their Paediatric facilities. Contact their Play Specialist, Tracy Byrne, or a member of their Play Team at 0203 312 6174 for more details.
Give and Make Up
Recommended by MVM Alison – a charity that you can donate used baby clothes and bedding amongst other things.
Fashion for Good
A former MVM, now a Cobham Mum, along with other Cobham Mums are launching a novel fundraising initiative for charity called ‘Fashion for Good’. If you have any designer clothes (or high end high street) that you are looking into clearing out of your closets, donate them to this worthwhile cause.