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27 / 1 / 2018

Thank you Waitrose Shoppers!

A big thank you from us all at Purple Teardrop Campaign to the kind shoppers at Parkstone Waitrose who chose us as their preferred Community Matters charity in December. You raised an amazing £348 which will help support human trafficking survivors through their recovery and help us continue our work raising awareness of modern slavery in the UK.…

20 / 1 / 2018

Razia, a new take on modern slavery

Author Abda Khan’s new novel, Razia, which she is crowdfunding for with award-winning publisher, Unbound.
“I am trying to raise awareness about a number of issues which are featured in the book, including modern day slavery, told through a gripping and thought-provoking story.” Abda, January 2018.
Abda’s YouTube.
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20 / 1 / 2018

Co-operative paid work programme for human trafficking survivors

The BBC reports on how the the Co-operative is supporting human trafficking survivors – see http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-42721936 Fabulous work Co-operative! Tesco, Body Shop etc, we’d love to see you step up to the plate on this one! If the Co-op can overcome the hr hurdles, so can you!…

10 / 1 / 2018

January 2018 – Progress Report

We start the New Year with news that our stop sex for sale advertising lobby has reached all but 43,000 signatures. Many thanks to all our wonderful supporters who have signed and gone out and got more signatures on our behalf. Plus to help our supporters raise awareness of the signs of human trafficking, our new spot the signs of slavery cards are now available. For full details and much more, take a look at our latest Progress Report, our…

1 / 1 / 2018

We’re all set for 2018!

The Purple Teardrop Campaign’s Christmas tree at St Aldhelm’s Church Christmas Tree Festival in Poole is not only very beautiful but very reflective and sets the tone for our charity’s work for 2018. As does this photo that shows volunteers Pauline and Liz in action at Wimborne Minster in Dorset where Purple Teardrop Campaign team members and Poole Soroptimists welcomed guests to the Christmas fund-raising concert by the Broadstone Community Band. The event was amazing in its own right and…

19 / 10 / 2017

October 2017 Newsletter

The latest Purple Teardrop Campaign is now ready for you to download.…