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Material Girls 6th Annual Fundraising Fashion Show

Material Girls 6th Annual Fundraising Fashion Show

  Material Girls PTAWA presents their 6th Annual Fundraising Fashion Show on Thursday 22nd November at Blancos Hotel & Restaurant. Doors open at 7.00pm. Tickets are £5 which includes a light buffet. There will be pre-loved and vintage clothing for sale, fantastic raffle prizes, Material Girls craft stall, Neath […]

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Material Girls Up-cycling Training

Material Girls Up-cycling Training

Material Girls Up-cycling Training Material Girls delivered a 6 week up-cycling training course in a local school to enable 8 young women to learn new essential life skills and open up an important dialogue about healthy relationships and positive body image. The sessions included, tie dying, embellishing, […]

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The Material Girls Fashion Show

The Material Girls Fashion Show

Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid raise over £1000 at their 5th annual Fashion Show Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid’s (PTAWA) innovative Social Enterprise, Material Girls, rose over £1000 at their 5th annual Fashion Show on Thursday 26th October 2017 at Blanco’s Hotel in Port Talbot. […]

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PTAWA Material Girls 5th Annual Fashion Show

Wow! The Material Girls are pleased to announce our 5th Annual Fashion Show!! We would like invite you to celebrate with us on October 26th 7-10pm @ Blanco’s Port Talbot. To buy tickets for this event please call 01639 894864 or access our Local Giving site on […]

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Material Girls Volunteer Success Story

Material Girls Volunteer Success Story

Material Girls Volunteer Success Story Heather has been such a passionate and dedicated Material Girls volunteer throughout 2014 – 16. Heather happily shared her skills in textiles, design and graphics with other volunteers to empower them with new skills and confidence. Although in full time employment, Heather […]

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“I found a way out, thanks to Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid”

“I found a way out, thanks to Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid”

“I found a way out, thanks to Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid” “I first started volunteering for Material Girls in October 2016. I had left my husband of many years and moved to Port Talbot to be with my family, in hope of a happier life. However, […]

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Sign up to our ‘Bring a bag to work’ Campaign

Sign up to our ‘Bring a bag to work’ Campaign

Sign up to our ‘Bring a Bag to Work’ Campaign Our Social Enterprise, Material Girls, are reaching out to large local organisations for their staff to bring a bag of clothing, shoes and accessories to work to donate to our charity. Thank you to all the staff […]

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Material Girls Raise £240 at Fashion Show Clearance Sale Day

Material Girls Raise £240 at Fashion Show Clearance Sale Day

    Material Girls Raise £240 at Fashion Show Clearance Sale Day Our Social Enterprise, Material Girls, would like to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone that attended their Fashion Show Clearance Sale Day on Thursday 24th November at our head office in Port Talbot. They […]

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Material Girl’s Volunteers hold Fashion Show SALE DAY!!

Material Girl’s Volunteers hold Fashion Show SALE DAY!!

After the success of our annual Fashion Show; The Material Girl Volunteer’s are holding a SALE morning on the 24th November between 10.00am and 12.30pm. All pre-loved clothing, jewellery and accessories will be sold for half price or less. Tea, coffee and cake will also be provided.  […]

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Material Girls raise over £1,100 at 4th Annual Fundraising Fashion Show

Material Girls raise over £1,100 at 4th Annual Fundraising Fashion Show

Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid’s (PTAWA) innovative Social Enterprise, Material Girls, raised over £1,100 at their 4th Annual Fundraising Fashion Show on Wednesday 26th October 2016 at Blancos hotel in Port Talbot. Material Girls sells pre-loved and vintage fashion to empower women with skills and confidence […]

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