This Lent, Changing Lives is introducing a #40DaysOfGiving challenge. Rather than giving something up, why not give something back? Most people choose to give up chocolate, sweets or alcohol over the 40 days of Lent, but this year, why not make a difference to the people we support instead?

We’ve created a checklist of items in the highest demand across our 100+ projects. Help make a difference to someone’s life this Lent and donate one item from our checklist every day for 40 days.

Our full list of items is above, you can also download the Donation Checklist here to print at home, to help you keep track and tick off the days as you go!

All donations will be distributed to our projects across the North East, helping to make a difference to the individuals and families we support in your local community.

If you would like more information, or if you would like to take part in the campaign, please get in touch at or 0191 256 2919.

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