Recycle in aid of Magpas Air Ambulance!

Recycling has never felt so good!

Did you know you can have a good clear out and support your local air ambulance charity at the same time?

Magpas Air Ambulance are registered with several companies which will not only help to make having a clear out and donating your unwanted items much easier, but will also help to keep our air ambulance in the air, our rapid response vehicles on the road, and our advanced medical team saving lives 24/7.

So whether it’s clothes and jewellery or even stamps, foreign money or ink cartridges – just scroll down to find the right one for you!

Thank you for all your support.

Thrift+

As seen on Dragons Den; think of Thrift+ as an online charity shop crossed with eBay – let them do the hard work and raise vital funds for our lifesaving cause at the same time!

All you need to do is sign up on the Thrift+ website, selecting Magpas Air Ambulance as your chosen charity. From there, they will send you a bag or box to fill with all of your good quality, but unwanted clothes and accessories and drop it off at a selected Post Office.

Thrift+ will then sell these items on their website, the sale of which is split three ways – 1/3 to Thrift+, 1/3 to Magpas Air Ambulance and 1/3 to you! OR, if you’re feeling extra generous you can opt for your share to also be donated to Magpas Air Ambulance and we will receive 2/3 of every item sold.

It’s that easy! So what are you waiting for? Sign up today.

Recycling for Good Causes

Recycling for good causes can recycle your old, unused and even damaged jewellery, old bank notes from any currency and stamps!

Jewellery & bank notes:
Gold, silver, costume jewellery, watches, broken and damaged items (like odd earrings, snapped chains or items with missing stones), and bank notes from any country, of any age can all be sent to Recycling for Good Causes. They will reuse, recycle and resell what they can – with all proceeds going to Magpas Air Ambulance. All you need to do is pop the items in an A5 envelope and send them to RfGC using the pre-paid postage label here.

Stamps:
You can recycle your old stamps in aid of Magpas Air Ambulance with Recycling for Good Causes too. Just wait until you have a good collection of stamps, send them in an envelope to the following address, and they’ll do the rest!

Magpas Air Ambulance
PO Box 16992
Sutton Coldfield
B73 9YA

If your items won’t all fit in an A5 envelope, or you have more than 10kgs worth of stamps, call 0800 633 5323 or email [email protected]

Think Inks

It’s estimated around 45 million inkjet cartridges are used in the UK alone each year, with less than 5% being recycled!

By donating your used inkjet cartridges to Think Inks, and selecting Magpas Air Ambulance as your chosen organisation when you sign up, you can not only help to save the environment, but also help our advanced medical team continue to save lives in your community too.

Get your friends, family, office and local businesses involved! All you need to do is sign up to Think Inks and request a freepost bag or box here (remember to select that you want to donate the profits to charity!), collect all your old inkjet cartridges and send them off.

Once safe to do so again, our Magpas Air Ambulance Headquarters in Huntingdon is also a free drop off point. Simply drop the cartridges off as you get them and we’ll do the rest!

This is a difficult time for everyone. Our usual fundraising activity has stopped, but the Magpas medical team continue to work on the frontline, 24/7. As a charity, we need you now more than ever.

We’ve created a virtual donation bucket so the communities we serve can still help to keep us flying. To donate, please click the yellow image. If everyone gives a little and shares a lot, with you, we can continue to save lives. Thank you.

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