Refugees' Aid Bank

Next 3 openings for collections

Date Start Time Location Title Description
Thu 18th Aug12:00Main Church BuildingRefugees' Aid Bank
Thu 1st Sep12:00Main Church BuildingRefugees' Aid Bank
Thu 15th Sep12:00Main Church BuildingRefugees' Aid Bank

We are restarting the collection of physical goods to support refugees living in Cambridge. Cherry Hinton Baptist Church will be open on the following Thursdays for refugees to collect items freely: 30th June, 14th July, 21st July, 4th August, 18th August, 1st September, 12-2pm.

There is also a social space to sit and talk to others with a drink.

Відкриття для біженців для збору товарів Четвер, 30 червня, 14 липня, 21 липня, 4 серпня, 18 серпня, 1 вересня з 12:00 до 14:00

فتح باب جمع البضائع للاجئين:

الخميس 30 يونيو ، 14 يوليو ، 21 يوليو ، 4 أغسطس ، 18 أغسطس ، 1 سبتمبر ، 12 - 2 مساءً


As well as the collection of goods there is a social space available for Refugees on the Thursdays listed (30th June, 14th July, 21st July, 4th August, 18th August, 1st September,12-2pm)

Please do not turn up to collect items on other days.

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This initiative is in partnership with CambridgeUkrainians and Mums4Ukraine, see for other events and information.

How to Donate:

We are accepting the following items:

Toiletries and hygiene items, especially deodorants and soaps

• Cleaning items

 • Stationery

• Canned / long shelf-life food e.g., pasta, rice, pulses,

• New EU/UK power plug adapters, power banks

 • Sports items (exercise mats, bicycle helmets and locks)

• New/nearly new women and children’s summer clothes/tracksuit/rain gear/shoes


Cherry Hinton Baptist is open to receive donations at these times: Fri: 11:30am-1pm in the Church Building, Sun: 10-10:30am & 12:15-12:45pm, in the Church Building, and Wednesdays 2-4pm during term time in the Family Centre.

There are also other collection points in Cambridge, details here: 

If you run a church or business that could offer to host a collection point for donations do please get in touch.  

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If you would like any further information email us on: 

In terms of overseas donations, Mums4ukraine & the church are focusing on monetary donations to aid organisations operating in Ukraine and Poland. For example, money can be donated via BMS World Mission supporting their work in Ukraine and neighbouring countries.