Northampton Saints will be collecting donations for Ukrainian refugees who are arriving in Western Europe and in urgent need of support.
Up to seven million people are expected to flee from Ukraine into neighbouring countries including Poland, Romania, Hungary and Slovakia as they seek to escape the Russian invasion.
The Club will receive donations from Wednesday 2 March until Friday 4 March from 10am to 5pm. Items should be dropped off to the truck, donated by Travis Perkins, located outside Main Reception at cinch Stadium at Franklin’s Gardens.
Items needed for this humanitarian crisis are as follows. Please note, we can only accept new or like new items.
- Sleeping mats & bags
- Flashlights & batteries
- First aid kits & dressings
- New toothbrushes & toothpaste
- New bottles of shampoo
- Children's clothes
- Bed linen & blankets
- Disposable plates, bowls & cutlery
- Nappies and powdered milk formula
- Sanitary products
- Thermal clothing
- Hot water bottles