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Makers 4 Refugees

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Pip Wilcox

Makers 4 Refugees is a simple project founded on a desire to make a difference through making.

Raising money for
Help Refugees

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Donations accepted until 31-03-2018

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We're a group of Makers who would like to make a difference. 2016 has been a year in which the world has witnessed more than its fair share of horror. The unimaginable has happened. Again and again. In Syria, in Calais, in Greece - and many other places too. There have been days where many of us have felt powerless and ineffectual - and aware of our privilege. On those days making can seem like an insignificant activity. But it's what us Makers can do. Our collective ability is to make objects of use and beauty. This project is about giving our making extra meaning and purpose by raising funds to support some of the people currently living through such desperate times.

Thank you for your interest in this project.

Event details

Making a difference through our making

A number of individual Makers have come together for this Project and each of them has selected a week from the 2017 calendar. During 'their' week each Maker will release a piece or a batch of work and make it available to buy through their usual sales channels - and they'll donate the entire sales proceeds (less shipping and processing fees) to Help Refugees through this fundraising page. More information about this project can be found here:

We'll be using the #makers4refugees hashtag on Instagram if you want to follow along there too.

Event date

18-December-2016 09:00  - 
31-December-2017 23:55

Event type

Raffle / Auction / Ticket Sales etc.

Event already started


Jessica Coates auction 2
Donation by Klaus Kirchner
on 20-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Jessica Coates auction 1 (benjaminbenthompson) a super project for a super cause! keep up the amazing work. thanks so much
Donation by ben thompson
on 19-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Great project, so important and delighted to be a part of it x
Donation by Rosa Howard
on 18-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
For the coolest plate made by John Hope and the according spoon
Donation by Janubet
on 16-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Via Hope In The Woods...
Donation by Peter Curtin
on 15-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Selden Blommer
on 14-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Makers4refugees are wonderful and doing a great job
Donation by Rachleee Stttttttt
on 14-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Delighted to be the winning bidder for Hope in the Woods stunning collection of spoons. And its wonderful to support such a good cause
Donation by Katrina Grahame
on 12-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Nest 2, effiegibsonceramics
Donation by Effie Gibson
on 11-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Trio of bowls, mirona77
Donation by Mirona Gheorghiu
on 11-09-2017
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £24,607.85
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £24,607.85
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £24,607.85

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