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Revolutionise School Fundraising with The Little Recyclers: Turn Unwanted Clothes into Funds!

In the quest for innovative school fundraising ideas, environmental stewardship and community engagement often top the list of priorities. The Little Recyclers offers a unique opportunity to merge these goals through a simple, yet impactful clothing recycling initiative. Discover how your school, playgroup, nursery, or organisation can not only raise essential funds but also contribute to a greener planet.


Why Choose Clothing Recycling for School Fundraising?

The concept of school fundraising has evolved significantly, with more institutions seeking sustainable and socially responsible methods. The Little Recyclers stands at the forefront of this shift, offering a seamless way to convert unwanted textiles into valuable resources. By participating, you’re not just securing funds for your school’s needs; you’re also making a profound statement about the importance of recycling and environmental conservation.


How The Little Recyclers Works: A Simple Guide

Participating in The Little Recyclers program is as easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Arrange a Collection: Fill out the online form or call 07476 406699 to arrange a FREE collection. We’ll send you some promotional tips & leaflets.
  2. Promote: Engage students, parents, and the community to gather gently used clothing that’s no longer needed. 
  3. Fill the Bags: There’s no special equipment required – just use any bag available at home. Please click here for the list of items we accept. Once you’ve filled the bags, bring them to your school/organisation on the arranged collection day.
  4. Collection: We will collect your bags and weigh them in 48 hours after collection.
  5. Receive Funds: Based on the weight collected, receive a bank transfer immediately straight to your organisation’s bank account. It’s £0.55/kg!

The Benefits of Choosing The Little Recyclers

  • Eco-Friendly Fundraising: By choosing to recycle clothing, your school contributes to reducing landfill waste and the demand for new textile production, which is notoriously resource-intensive. Read more about textile recycling benefits here.
  • Community Engagement: This program is a fantastic way to involve the entire community in a collective effort, fostering a sense of unity and shared purpose.
  • Hassle-Free Process: We understand that educators and parents are busy. That’s why we’ve made our process as straightforward as possible. No selling, no complex logistics – just collect, book, and raise!

Incorporating Clothing Banks for Continuous Fundraising

For schools interested in making an ongoing impact (and income!), The Little Recyclers offers clothing banks that can be placed on school premises. It’s a continuous reminder to recycle and an easy way for the community to contribute throughout the year. Find more about clothing banks here.


Join The Little Recyclers Movement

Every garment recycled is a step towards a more sustainable future and a testament to your school’s commitment to making a difference. Ready to transform your school fundraising efforts while protecting the planet? Join The Little Recyclers today and become part of a growing community dedicated to positive change. Press here to register and book a collection.


School fundraising ideas come in many forms, but few offer the dual benefits of financial support and environmental protection quite like The Little Recyclers. It’s more than just a fundraising scheme; it’s a movement towards a better future. Start your journey with us and witness the impact of every kilogram of clothing turned from unwanted clutter into invaluable support for your school.

Ready to make a difference? Contact us now to get started or visit our FAQ page for more information.