Now! Charity Group Ltd

Now! Charity Group Ltd

Charity information

Now! Charity Group Ltd

We support 35,000 local people each year through teaching them to read/write/count on a 1-2-1 basis, overcoming social isolation or ill health and the provision of low cost high quality household furniture and items. We also provide an emergency support service for people in crisis who have nothing. We also upskill people to secure employment or re-engage with society and seek to minimise waste via re-use.

Founded 1994

  • Mission statement

    3a. The Charity's objects (‘the Objects’) are to relieve in cases of need, hardship and distress persons who are resident in the County of East Sussex and surrounding areas by providing such persons with furniture and household necessities of all descriptions and to provide the transport facilities to move these necessities between accommodation.

    3b. To further the education of persons resident in the above area, whether or not such persons have special educational needs, in the arts and techniques of the refurbishment of furniture and household necessities no longer needed by previous owners to enable such items to be recycled for the purposes in 3a above.

    3c. The protection and preservation of the environment for the public benefit by:
    i) the promotion of sustainable waste management practices and the provision of recycling facilities
    ii) advancing public education about environmental matters related to sustainable management practices in regards to household and commercial/ industrial waste.
    iii) carrying out research and development into sustainable waste management practices and disseminating the useful results of that research.

    In this clause sustainable waste management practices includes waste minimisation, minimisation of pollution and harm from waste, reuse of land, re-use, recycling and composting of waste, waste recovery activities and the clearing of pollutants from contaminated land.

  • Aims

    Now! Charity Group Ltd aims to:

    • Relieving cases of need, hardship and distress by providing such persons, who are resident in South-East England, with furniture and household necessities of all descriptions
  • Overview

    Established: September 1994

    Registered Charity Number: 1048093

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 20

    Part time staff: 7

    Volunteers: 47

    Phone number: 01323 887199

    Address: Unit 2a, Britland Industrial Estate BN22 8PW

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