• 13
  • Oct

NO MORE CLOTHING DONATIONS PLEASE (TILL 2015!)

This year we have received an amazing amount of clothing and is enough to see us through a good few months to come. Therefore we are putting a temporary hold on receiving any clothing donations. We will be receiving clothing … Read more »

  • 25
  • Feb

Volunteer with us!!

  • 30
  • Oct

Chernobyl Video Blog

Here is a short video of pics from our donations to the children from Chernobyl. They came over to the UK in September with only the clothes they were standing in. Thanks to you they went home with much more. … Read more »

  • 30
  • Oct

Chernobyl by Tamsin…

I have been lucky that my first project with Mum’s the Word was working with an inspirational community, 12 beautiful children and a wonderful charity called Friends of Chernobyl Children.   I have to say I was hugely ignorant of … Read more »

  • 08
  • Oct

ONLY TAKING AGES 5-16 years (till 2014)

Hi all We have had sooo many kind and generous donations of late that despite our numerous deliveries, we cannot keep up!! We are truly bursting at the seams! Thank you for your generosity (and amazing organisation getting these to … Read more »

  • 09
  • Sep

Need Moses Baskets!

Hi all, just a shout out that we are in need of Moses baskets. Along with prams and cots. These are to help families here in London. Thanks for you kind donations.

  • 09
  • Sep

London Referral Centre

Mum’s the Word is based in the inner London borough of Islington. As well as collecting clothing to be distributed to children abroad, we now work to provide our borough’s vulnerable children with clothing on a referral basis. Cases in … Read more »

  • 09
  • Sep

Croatia 2012

This has been a little long in coming to the blog! We just realised we never posted it! So here it is…our trip to Croatia last year…

  • 19
  • Jun

Paddy Milner’s Croatia Tribute

Paddy Milner was a worker on our recent trip to Croatia. He helped Tom and Matt drive the clothes zillions of miles from London to Croatia and back again. And was still smiling. A legend. He also is a fabulous … Read more »

  • 19
  • Jun

Croatia Drop Off!

On June 11th 2012 we took your donated clothes to 2 children’s homes, the Red Cross, a childrens ward in a hospital and a gypsy village. Seeing your used clothes go to happy homes was something quite incredible. Some of … Read more »