On Wednesday 2nd April a collection of Toys collected by Guides and Brownies, Cubs and Beavers in Shrewsbury were started on the journey to Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan.
These toys had been packed by UK Guild members and Rotarians from the Shrewsbury Darwin Rotary Club.
The Fellowship Toy collection by the National Scout and Guide Fellowship UK has had a great start on the 60th ISGF annversary with members using Skype to each other, around the world. Local Scouts from Burghfield, a village in West Berkshire, brought toys and they also enjoyed a chocolate fountain with the Chairman.
Members of the Bangladesh Fellowship collected a lot of toys for the ISGF project “Fellowship Toy”. The project is still going on in order to get a smile on more refugee children.
Photo: A car full of toys ready to be delivered
On 14th December 2012, an article concerning the collection of toys for refugee children by the French Fellowship (FAAS) was issued on the ISGF website. The NGO “Aviation without Border” (ASF) had scheduled for mid-February the departure of the toys for Turkey. FAAS had thus decided to put an end on 6th February 2013 to the campaign of collecting toys