Jumble Sales
If you are having a jumble sale at your school or community centre, we would be happy to collect any left over clothes and shoes.  Please contact us.

Eco-Friendships CIC partners with the Co-Op to support their charity of the year!

Welcome to Eco-Friendships CIC

A Community Interest Company

Recycling your Clothes & Shoes for the benefit of the Community
CIC number 6909538

Eco-Friendships CIC

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Let us help fund your local community based projects in the UK

Site a textile bank and your project, cause or charity will receive funding from Eco-Friendships CIC. For more information
email info@eco-friendships.com

Garlic Festival
We had a great time at the Garlic Festival, we are hoping the event encourages people to recycle their clothes and shoes for the benefit of the independent lifeboats and community projects.  Lucky the rain held off!

Donation News

Southsea Community Association are using their donation to help towards additional equipment and furniture for their to the new centre.

Durrington Community Centre are using their donation towards new equipment such as chairs, cups and saucers, dart board, computer equipment etc


Eco-Friendships CIC aims to carry out activities which benefit the community by working in partnership with community based projects and increase public awareness of recycling.

A CIC (Community Interest Company) is a non-profit making organisation. 20% of the revenue from the donated textile is allocated immediately to your local project.
Bank your clothing - and support those that need it
Press release - click here to view the whole article.
Jenny Rayner and Nick Hurd

Eco-Friendships was awarded the Social Enterprise Mark in April this year. Nick Hurd presented Jenny Rayner, founder of Eco-Friendships CIC with the certificate at Pinner Village Show. We are very proud to be awarded the Social Enterprise Mark. We plan to display the mark on all of our textile banks.

MP and Minister for Civil Society Nick Hurd presents Eco-Friendships CIC with the Social Enterprise Mark
Ryde Inshore recently appeared in the ITV2 show Here to Help. Peter Andre and team encouraged the local community to pull together to help Michaela and the Ryde Inshore Rescue office get a new roof to replace the existing leaky one.
Ryde Inshore gets a helping hand from Peter Andre
Community Matters Article Click link to view
The Challenges of Starting a Social Enterprise
Article written by Jenny Rayner, Eco-Friendships CIC
Eco-Friendships CIC partners with DHL Envirosolutions collecting WEEE and clothing for schools
The team attends a community reception at City Hall.

We had a lovely evening and met many community causes who could benefit from a textile bank and of course Boris Johnson
Community Reception at City Hall
Eco-Friendships CIC is working in partnership with DHL Envirosolutions and Wastebusters to recycle unwanted clothing for the benefit of the community
Eco-Friendships makes it in the RBS top 100 SE.

Den from Eco-Friendships presents a cheque to Lesley of South Herts Motor Neurone Disease Association for 915.60 to support people with MND in the area and help towards research a cure for MND
Donation to South Herts Motor Neurone Disease Association