East Londonderry MLA Claire Sugden (third from left) is currently accepting donations at her constituency office in Abbey Street, Coleraine, for Ashes to Gold’s Love Grace handbag appeal.
A COLERAINE charity is urging residents to donate to a vital campaign which will benefit domestic abuse survivors across Causeway Coast and Glens.
Ashes to Gold is collecting unused handbags filled with essential everyday items - plus a few extra treats - before passing them on to Causeway and Mid-Ulster Women’s Aid.
Organisers of the ‘Love Grace’ handbag appeal say it is a great way to make some wardrobe space while also giving to a great cause.
Alison McCloskey, of Ashes to Gold, told The Chronicle: “Handbags are collected and filled with basic items such as shower gel, shampoo and deodorant, along with some luxuries.
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