Women’s Aid have a new fundraising campaign: a T-shirt or tote bag with the slogan ‘NOT ALONE Women’s Aid’ on the front.
I would like to do more to help Women’s Aid but so far I have been unable to find the right avenue of approach. In other words, finding the right contact and getting a response is proving to be a challenge.
However, I do believe there are many paths to a single destination. Hence, this blog post. It won’t tell you what domestic abuse is but then if you’re either a survivor or have worked in the field you will know.
Instead I will tell you about another area where I know I’m not alone. This time it is to do with waste streams.
Yesterday, I went into a branch of a well-known coffee chain and noticed that they had ceramic coffee cups instead of single use plastic-coated ones. The people proudly told me that the chain was rolling this out to all outlets by the end of the year, so we decided to stay.
Unfortunately, my joy was short-lived as my iced coffee came thus:
At least the straws are paper!