Kurt Geiger are really proud to have launched a new partnership with the charity Newlife.
This partnership offers customers the chance to recycle their old or unwanted shoes in their free-standing stores for a really fantastic cause.
Kurt Geiger will accept any shoes, from any brand, in any condition to donate to a great cause. Any shoes that NewLife are unable to sell will be fully recycled, with the materials going on to be used for socially responsible projects.
Newlife were established in 1991 by Sheila Brown OBE and Leonard Lewis – who are both parents of children with disabilities. They work across the UK to directly improve the lives of disabled children & their families. They also offer companies the opportunity to reduce waste, re-use product and recycle excess or unrequired product. Newlife produce life-changing specialist equipment, nurses to actively support families, and fund vital research through their work.
In 2017/2018 Newlife…
· Collected 22,000 tonnes of items to be reused or recycled.
· Saved 10,800 tonnes of carbon – the equivalent of removing 4,500 cars from the road!
· Re-used 2.8million items of clothing & furniture.
· Saved over 2,100 tonnes of items from being disposed of.
To support Newlife and also free up space in your shoe rack, take your preloved shoes to 1-2 North Street.
Phone: 01273 749727
Opening Times: Mon-Wed, Fri: 10am-6pm; Thur, Sat: 10am-7pm; Sun: 11am-5pm