06 March 2017

Putting a spring in your step

Spring has come early in the Rennie Grove Hospice Care shop in Farnham Common.Fun in the shop The team of dedicated volunteers at the charity shop on Beaconsfield Road have been working hard with Debbie, the Assistant Manager, to give the shop a pre-spring make-over, creating a more customer-friendly open space and welcoming atmosphere

A new look

Debbie and the team have created an inviting boutique-style shop layout with all high quality, good value ladies’ clothing colour co-ordinated and professionally displayed with matching accessories on separate island units.

Valued volunteers

Elizabeth Blackman (Liz), the longest-standing volunteer at the Farnham CommonVolunteer help shop displays shop, is responsible for all the creative and eye-catching window displays which frequently attract customers’ attention and admiring comments.  Local resident Liz works tirelessly every Thursday designing and dressing the shop window to a professional standard. She also volunteers her time on Saturday afternoons and is an invaluable member of the shop’s fabulous volunteer team - always upbeat and friendly to all staff, customers and friends of the Rennie Grove shop.

Debbie and her volunteers are saying a very fond farewell and huge thank you to Barbara, another of the shop’s long -serving volunteers who sadly is moving away from the area. 

Pop in to the shop

Come and visit the revamped shop and enjoy a fun, fresh and friendly shopping experience where you can meet the tremendous team of volunteers and grab some fantastic fashion bargains to put an early 'spring' in your step.  Who knows – you might even be tempted to join the team.

Contact volunteer@renniegrove.org or 01442 890222 if you’d like to get involved – or talk to Debbie when you pop into the shop.

Changing lives by giving choice

Rennie Grove Hospice Care offers 24/7 responsive Hospice at Home care to give patients with cancer and other life-limiting illness the choice to be cared for at home, surrounded by the people and things they love.  By donating goods to our shops, buying items there or volunteering your time with our shop teams, you are making a difference to local families in need – thank you.