This Christmas, plenty of organisations need help to make sure everyone has a safe and warm Christmas. Here are 10 ways you can help organisations at home in Leeds this Christmas, from volunteering to donating.
1. Have lunch at the Arch Caf
Run by Age UK, every time you eat at the Arch Cafe your money goes towards helping the elderly stay safe, warm and in good company. The Christmas lunch is also a very reasonable price and three courses.
2. Reverse advent calendar appeal
Leeds North and West food bank is running a reverse advent calendar where you can drop a donation off a day. List of items can be found here: https://leedsnorthandwest.foodbank.org.uk/news/foodbank-reverse-advent-calendar-appeal/
3. Write a letter to someone whos been falsely imprisoned
Through Amnesty, you can write a pick-me-up letter to someone who has been falsely imprisoned this Christmas: https://www.amnesty.org/en/get-involved/write-for-rights/ a small action with a big impact.
4. Donate presents to Mission Christmas
Join Leeds United stars and donate presents or your cash to Mission Christmas, which gifts presents to kids in need: http://www.cashforkids.uk.com/mission/