The Big Lemon is working with Sussex Homeless Support to support a refugee centre on the Hungarian/Ukrainian border, and residents in the town of Mukachevo in western Ukraine. A Big Lemon bus will be leaving from Hove Town Hall on Thursday evening, 9.30pm, 7 April to take aid to Mukachevo.
Please help by spreading the word, donating items or supporting our crowdfunder. Thank you!
To make it really easy, we’ve put all the important info in one image, below. Please share widely and let’s fill this bus! Thank you so much.
Please bring your donations to:
The Big Lemon depot, Protran House, Boundary Rd, Brighton BN2 5TJ Weekdays 9am – 5pm
You can also give things to our drivers on the bus: www.thebiglemon.com/buses; 01273 681681
Sussex Homeless Support, 35b Providence Place, Brighton, BN1 4GE; Weekdays 10am – 4pm
Hove Town Hall: Tisbury Road, Hove BN3 2BF
A Big Lemon bus will be parked outside the back of Hove Town Hall on Thursday 7 April, between 4pm and 9.30pm, staffed by volunteers. Please come and say hi, and bring anything you have from the list. Thank you!
Please Donate to our Crowdfunder!
Ukraine is in great need of specialist medical supplies which most people do not have in their kitchen cupboards so alongside the donations that Brighton & Hove residents are providing we are also buying medical equipment on the way (it’s simpler to buy it in the EU and pick it up en route). How much we can buy depends on how much we can raise, so all donations will be very welcome and will make a big difference!
A couple of weeks ago we used one of our coaches from Brighton Horizon Coaches to take donations collected at St Andrews Church in Hove to London, for onward transport to Poland to support Ukrainian refugees. The volunteers in London were very pleased to see us and very grateful for the support of residents of Brighton & Hove: