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CHARITY TOTE BAGS

Ukraine Appeal

£5.00 each via ParentPay

9LIR are selling Ukrainian themed tote bags to raise vital funds for ISSUE (Ilkley & Surrounds Supporting Ukrainian Evacuees).

Profits will be channelled through this community group to support their work, be it organising Christmas presents for children spending Christmas far from home, taking little ones on the Santa train in Embsay, organising traditional Christmas events, funding school supplies and uniforms or sourcing vital resources on the ground in Ukraine. 

Last year, many of you bought our 'Protect Our Oceans' tote bags, raising over £500 in the process. This year, our designer-in-residence, Katie (now Y9) has hand drawn the design you can see below.

Ukraine Tote Bag DesignThe design centres around the Ukrainian national flower, the sunflower. It has, in recent months, become a symbol of hope, unity and pride. The beautiful designs inside the leaves are inspired by traditional Ukrainian patterns. Combined with a peace sign, we hope these bags will act as quiet reminders of our solidarity with our Ukrainian neighbours and our ongoing wish for a peaceful end to the conflict.

Whether you're wanting to get a thoughtful present for someone this festive period or simply wanting to support a great cause, please go to ParentPay to order your bag(s) before Friday 18th December to be distributed before the Christmas holidays.

Please help us to sell as many bags as possible for this incredible cause by sharing this post.

  • Cost: £5.00 a bag (made from sustainable materials)
  • How to buy: ParentPay
  • Deadline for sales: Friday 18th November.
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