Help us provide goods to where they're needed most
What we do
We distribute new, usable consumer goods, donated by some of the UK’s best known manufacturers and retailers, to charities, not-for-profit organisations and social enterprises working in the UK and abroad.
We are a lifeline to thousands of charities helping vulnerable people across the UK, allowing them to spend more of their money on support, not supplies.
Who we help
Over 8,000 charities from every corner of the UK benefit from In Kind Direct’s service. Thanks to the product donations we receive, millions of people who would otherwise go without have access to life’s essentials. Our service is a lifeline to thousands of charities helping vulnerable people across the UK, allowing them to spend more of their money on support, not supplies.
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Meet the companies that donate products to In Kind Direct
It is a source of great pride for P&G that we are to support In Kind Direct and its charity network with our products
Which companies already donate?
We are so grateful to the generous individuals and organisations that make our work possible. Listed below are but a few of our brilliant sponsors, donors and patrons.
Amazon donated £1.2 million worth of goods to In Kind Direct in 2016
Procter & Gamble
P&G has donated an estimated retail value of £44 million since 2002
Asda has donated over £2 million worth of products to In Kind Direct since 2010
Last year 1,087 charities benefitted from products donated by Kimberly-Clark
In 2016 Meyer Group donated 65 pallets of much-needed cookware to In Kind Direct charities
Household products donated by McBride benefitted 1,283 charities in 2016
What do we need?
Charities, not-for-profit organisations and the people they support need everyday essentials to survive. You can donate any quantity, from a parcel or pallet to entire lorry loads. Get them to our warehouse – and out of yours.
- Soap and shampoo
- Shaving kits
- Sanitary pads and tampons
- Toilet paper
- Toys and games
- Baby care
- Cleaning and laundry products
- Cookware and home ware
- Technological products including: IT, TV, hi-fi.
Products we can accept
End of lines
Items in damaged packaging
Annual donations after stock take
Products we can't accept:
Second hand clothes
Out of date items
Spare product parts
Products that require chilling
Products that require freezing