Maddie's Mitten March is 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide winter clothing
to those in need.
'However, the prices of all garments, especially winter clothing
, has skyrocketed in all markets,' he laments.
The brand's official account responded that OFWs and tourists purchase their winter clothing
in the Philippines.
To buy a jacket, boots, pullover, coat, or even a scarf, on average, one needs over EGP 3,000 to able to cover all their winter clothing
Accordingly, the philanthropic organisation also unveiled a community engagement campaign on Friday, calling on the UAE community to donate winter clothing
such as jackets, coats, sweaters, socks, scarfs, ear muffs, blankets among others, as well as packed food items such as rice sacks, canned meats and vegetables, cereals and more.
Nicola Wylde, from The Cooperative's Membership team, who co-ordinated the appeal, said: "As a community retailer, it is vital we support local good causes and we are pleased to have worked with Crisis Skylight Newcastle to help provide warm winter clothing
for the homeless in the area in time for Christmas."
Francis Owens, of Teesside Homeless Action Group , left, with PPDG's Amy Watkinson and Patrick Sheehy, who has been helped by the charity, all wrapped up in the donated winter clothing
A pair of seven-year-old twins have collected Dhs3,000 in donations and used the money to buy winter clothing
for Dubai's labourers.
So if you've got winter clothing
that your children have outgrown - whether that's a coat, scarf, hat or shoes -don't throw it out.
KABUL (PAN): Two New York residents have been arrested and charged for allegedly conspiring to supply warm winter clothing
and electronics to militants in Afghanistan to ensure their attacks can continue during harsh winters, a media report said Thursday.
The Coventry Clothes Bank collects warm winter clothing
, specifically hats, gloves, scarves, coats and jumpers for distribution via the Coventry Foodbank network.
Abu gazar stressed that the main reason of the aggravation and spread of cold symptoms among prisoners is the lack of means of heating and protective factors which could enable them to face the cold conditions , in addition to the unprecedented cold wave that was carried by the recent stormy weather and the acute shortage of blankets and winter clothing
. Hussam said that for 6 years now, Israel's Prison Service (IPS) has rejected entering of blankets and winter clothing
to the prisoners especially those from the Gaza Strip.