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LAST UPDATED:  24/11/2021
Thanks to Todd of Bare Necessities, Tejesh Gohil and Joanna Skinner we are now a registered charity.  Now known as The Pay It Forward Voucher Scheme CIO
 
***NEW GROCERY SHOP ON MILL ROAD*** Harvest selling vouchers for £5
***FIRST CLOTHES SHOP*** vintage & second hand clothing shop The Serpentine Swap on Norfolk Street (next door to Thrive) sell their vouchers for £5
***NEW GROCERY SHOP*** Pod Orlem Grocery Shop on Milton Road
***NEW GROCERY SHOP***Full Circle on Norfolk Street (zero waste Organic Food) sell their vouchers over the counter for £5 (Go through Serpentine Swap).

Would you like to show a person in need that people do care about them and that they matter?

Would you like to let them buy their own toiletries/groceries/snacks/food/non-alcoholic drink, and other essential items without giving them money?

Which businesses in Cambridge currently sell the vouchers

Which businesses in Cambridge currently sell the vouchers
Mill road - Current businesses on Mill Road: Alamin Grocery Store, Black Cat Cafe, Harvest and The Edge Cafe

Mill road - Current businesses on Mill Road: Alamin Grocery Store, Black Cat Cafe, Harvest and The Edge Cafe

The Edge Cafe

The Edge Cafe Recovery hub Vibrant community café: homemade food Food hub: tackling food poverty and food waste *** We now have a page for donations at localgiving.org ***

Edge Cafe

Edge Cafe

Harvest Organic Grocery Shop

Harvest Organic Grocery Shop

Location of Harvest

Location of Harvest

Al Amin Grocery shop

Alamin https://www.alamin.co.uk/

Location of Alamin

Location of Alamin

Pod Orlem

Pod Orlem

Location of Pod Orlem

Location of Pod Orlem

Serpentine Swap and Full Circle -

Serpentine Swap and Full Circle -

Thrive Cafe & Bistro (next door to Full Circle)

Thrive Cafe & Bistro (next door to Full Circle)

Location of Norfolk Street

Location of Norfolk Street

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Which businesses in Cambridge currently sell the vouchers Mill road - Current businesses on Mill Road: Alamin Grocery Store, Black Cat Cafe, Harvest and The Edge Cafe The Edge Cafe Edge Cafe Harvest Organic Grocery Shop Location of Harvest Al Amin Grocery shop Location of Alamin Pod Orlem Location of Pod Orlem Serpentine Swap and Full Circle - Thrive Cafe & Bistro (next door to Full Circle) Location of Norfolk Street map

 

WANT MORE INFO…
Please visit our where to buy the vouchers page for information on where you can purchase the vouchers online or over the counter
If you want to find out how the scheme works click here
To find out about the history of the scheme click here

 

 

Supported Organisations

Organisations in Cambridge who accept the vouchers

Organisations in Cambridge who accept the vouchers

cyrenians logo

https://cambridgecyrenians.org.uk/

Cambridge Cyrenians provides a range of accommodation, support and specialist services for homeless men and women. We believe in homes, not hostels - Our residents are encouraged to take responsibility for their own lives, with support from our professional team of staff and volunteers.

CHS logo

https://www.chsgroup.org.uk/

Homelessness or threatened with losing your home. No money, trouble claiming welfare benefits or finding employment Difficult or abusive relationships Mental ill health Learning disabilities or autism Alcohol or drugs use to self-medicate Feeling vulnerable, unsafe or at risk Unable to cope ...

Jimmys

http://www.jimmyscambridge.org.uk/

For 25 years, Jimmy’s has been providing help to people experiencing homelessness in Cambridge. We work with local people, communities, organisations, and partners to deliver 24/7 emergency help, support and accommodation 365 days a year for those who would otherwise be sleeping rough. “Jimmy...

Wintercomfort

https://wintercomfort.org.uk/

Wintercomfort is a support hub, creating opportunities all year round for homeless individuals. Wintercomfort is an information, advice, training and support centre in Cambridge for those who are homeless or vulnerably housed. Open daily throughout the year, we encourage and empower our service u...

Organisations in Cambridge who accept the vouchers cyrenians logo CHS logo Jimmys Wintercomfort

 

ABOUT THE VOUCHERS

Brought by the public to be passed on to a person in need to buy toiletries, groceries, food and non-alcoholic drink without giving them money.
The voucher can only currently be redeemed in the shop it was brought from.
In Cambridge the printing of the vouchers is funded by City Council.
Voucher cannot be exchanged for cash, alcohol or tobacco products and is non-transferable.
Vouchers are individually coded so is tracked using the tracking system (link given to businesses and organisations upon joining the scheme