The BWG is renowned for being a generous, friendly group and there are many ways members (and their family and friends) can help the less fortunate people in Thailand.
Alms Bowl Collect your small change at home and bring it to a BWG event or just empty your purse. Take care of the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves! An incredible amount of money is raised for welfare in this way.
Old Clothes, Toys etc Whatever it is don’t throw it away!
In-Flight & Hotel Toiletries They are yours to keep. Don’t need them? Take them anyway – the families in the detention centre will benefit greatly from them.
If you have any donated goods and are not sure what to do with them, you can donate directly to the following charities, which will speed up the process of giving, as well as helping out the welfare team! Places To Take Your Donations to:
Used stamps & canned drink ring pulls Ring pulls are melted down and used in the production of prosthetic limb joints!
The Fatima Shop – Sukhumvit Soi 33/1 (down the side soi next to Villa on 33) Tel: 02-258-5065
Mercy Centre and HDF (Human Development Foundation)- 100/11 Kae-Ha, Klong Toey 4, Dhamrongrattaphiphat Road, Klongtoey Tel: 022 67153132
Gift of Happiness Foundation –
30 Sukhumvit Soi 18, Klong Toey, Bangkok 10110 Tel: +66 (0)2-259-4535 Fax: +66 (0)2-260-0448
DTC Travel Co., Ltd. 12/11 Soi Prompak, Soi 49/6 Sukhumvit Road,Klong Toey, Bangkok 10110 Tel: 02-392-1953 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.gohappiness.org
Registration number; Kor Tor 1914 VAT: 3-0337-6259-4. A non profit organisation existing under the laws of Thailand.
Second Chance Bangkok
– recycle-reuse-renew! Clothing; household goods, appliances, furniture; bedding; toys; office equipment and furniture Email email@example.com
for donations and pick-ups www.scbkk.org