How to Support
All our shops need good quality items, such as clothing, furniture, fashion accessories and Bric-a-Brac to help generate income.
If you have any items you would like to donate, please contact us using the details on our Contact Us page. A free collection service can be provided; if you would like to arrange collection please contact us on 07496 252516.
Alternatively, you can just drop them off at your closest shop. Visit the Our Shops page to find your closest Going for Bust shop.
Please review the images below for examples of items we look for, but if you are unsure then we will be happy to advise you over the phone.
How the local community have supported Going for Bust
St Albans Church - 12th November 2018
Going for Bust would like to thank St Albans Church in Charminster for their donation of £144.67, raised from their recent coffee morning.
Every donation helps in the fight against Breast Cancer in Dorset and Hampshire. We would like to thank them for thinking of us.
Val & Rob Hillier - 6th November 2018
Going for Bust would like to thank Val & Rob Hillier (Val volunteers at our Swanage shop). On 27th October 2018, they had a 45th Wedding Anniversary Party and instead of gifts, asked for donations towards a raffle, which they held on the night and raised an amazing £1005,00 for Going For Bust. This is very much appreciated and we would like to thank Val & Rob for thinking of us.
We'd also like to thank Lorraine at our Swanage shop for helping to collect the raffle prizes and The Soul Cellar for their contribution towards the final amount donated. Every donation helps in the fight against Breast Cancer in Dorset and Hampshire.
Nicki Curtis - 5th November 2018
Going for Bust would like to thank Nicki Curtis for the amazing donation of £800.50, which she raised from a fundraising event held in October. This is very much appreciated and we would like to thank Nicki for thinking of us.
We'd also like to thank Organic Hair & Cloisters for supporting Nicki in her fundraising. Every donation helps in the fight against Breast Cancer in Dorset and Hampshire.
Swing Unlimited Big Bang - 2nd September 2018
The Swing Unlimited Big Band held a Party in the Park Event at Highcliffe Castle.
They raised £711.00 for Going for Bust.
We would like to thank them for thinking of us.
Waitrose (Wimborne) - 24th July 2018
During the month of May, Waitrose in Wimborne chose to support the Going for Bust Support Centre as part of its community matters green token scheme.
Today we have been presented with a cheque from them for £441.00.
We'd like to thank Waitrose and the community of Wimborne for their support.
West Moors Flower Group - 21st March 2018
The ladies of the West Moors Flower Group have recently raised £150 for Going For Bust. Thank you to them for their continued support.
Twenty4Art 11th November 2016
Twenty4Art donated £700 to Going For Bust from money raised at their summer exhibition.
West Moors Flower Group - 10th May 2016
The West Moors Flower Group recently donated £100 to Going For Bust. We would like to express our sincere thanks to them for helping support us.
Are there any local businesses that would be willing to have one of our Going For Bust charity collection tins on their counters or in reception/waiting areas?
Please get in touch if you'd like to help support us in the fight against Breast Cancer in Dorset & Hampshire.
Going For Bust wristbands will be available to purchase at a price of £1 from all twelve of our charity shops.
please help us in supporting the fight against Breast Cancer.
Recently Going for Bust had a fantastic evening supported by M & Co, at their shop in Wimborne. We were even joined by the Mayor of Wimborne, who also took part in the fashion show.
A great big thank you to William Brown from Ringwood who recently dyed his hair green and raised £37.50 which he kindly donated to Going For Bust. Well Done William!
Stitch 4 Charity
Stitch 4 Charity, who are a group of local ladies have handmade and stitched the following items and donated them to our Verwood shop to sell and help support us in the fight against Breast Cancer.
Bearwood Primary & Nursery School
Bearwood Primary & Nursery School PFA recently had a jumble sale, and were generous enough to donate all the items they didn't sell to Going for Bust.