Basil Bytes

Go Back to Basil Bytes

Weekly wish list

At the request of some of our supporters we have created this ‘wishlist’ of the items we are currently most in need of. It is updated the first week of each new month, if anything else is required.

Street Outreach team wishlist

Currently the items we are most in need of for our street outreach team are;

  • Mobile phones with their chargers (New or second hand)
  • SIM cards (New)
  • Supermarket gift vouchers
  • Pot noodles or similar
  • Socks male and female size 6-11 (New/ unused and clean)
  • Male and female underwear (New)

If you can help with any of these items please ring Liz Jones on 0121 766 6907 to arrange a time to drop-off

St Basils Youth Hub Address: St Basils, Heath Mill Lane, Birmingham, B9 4AX


Residential projects wishlist

Starter Pack items:

  • Pots and pans (new or second hand in reasonable condition)
  • Tin opener
  • Oven trays
  • Kitchen utensils and plates, mugs etc (New or second hand in reasonable condition – no chipped items please)
  • Cleaning equipment – sponges, clothes and brushes
  • Cleaning materials inc. washing powder, washing up liquid etc. (Unopened)
  • Bedding – Duvets and pillows, fitted sheets/ duvet covers/ pillow cases etc for single beds (New)
  • Towels (New/ unused)
  • Tea towels (New/ barely used and clean)

Additional items:

  • Educational materials  – notepads / calculators / highlighters/ pens etc.
  • Toiletries male and female (Unopened)
  • PAT tested Kettles
  • PAT tested Toasters

If you can help with any of these items please email fundraising@stbasils.org.uk F.A.O Sian Dhillon.

A note on furniture donations

Occasionally from time to time we are in need of items of furniture to help furnish a flat a young person is moving into but unfortunately we have no storage space for large items of furniture so it does vary as to whether we can take such items. Please email us on the above email address if you have an item of furniture you would like to donate in the coming weeks and we will ask our project staff and let you know whether we can take it. N.B: All items of furniture must have the appropriate fire safety labels still attached. 

CORONAVIRUS

Your safety and wellbeing are very important to us. For out of hours support please click here.