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Nine Frames Project

Nine Frames Project

Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2015 13:51

In connection with SOFA, the 'Nine Frames Project' has been realised. From the 24th November to the 10th December we invite you to explore the potential of the top floor of the SOFA showroom and come together.. Read More »

Tags: Community, Supporters, Volunteers, Staff, Sofa, Donate, Visitors, Nine Frames Project, Students, Art, Give as You Live, Furniture, Appliances

At the Market 17th October 2015

At the Market 17th October 2015

Posted: Sat, 17 Oct 2015 13:26

A BIG THANK YOU to all volunteers who supported SOFA and for those who contributed in the preparation and organising things for the market that took place on Saturday 17th October 2015.
Not only profitable.. Read More »

Tags: Community, Supporters, Volunteers, Staff, Sofa, Donate, Market, Give as You Live, Furniture, Appliances, Shabby Chic

A ‘Master of Waste’ returns to Loughborough and reviews his 30 year old project.

A ‘Master of Waste’ returns to Loughborough and reviews his 30 year old project.

Posted: Tue, 11 Aug 2015 22:21

What does it feel like to have progressed to lead major London projects, become Life President of a major charity, and reached heady heights in the Hot 100 'Masters in Waste' list* then return to a Loughborough.. Read More »

Tags: Community, Supporters, Volunteers, Staff, Awards, Sofa, Donate, Visitors, Furniture Reuse Network, Richard Featherstone, LRRN, Leicestershire County Council

Give as you Live... Supporting SOFA

Give as you Live... Supporting SOFA

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:06

Help Sofa. Just by shopping online. Shop with your favourite stores and a donation will be made to Sofa without costing you a penny extra. Compare prices and shop at thousands of leading.. Read More »

Tags: Community, Supporters, Volunteers, Sofa, Donate, Visitors, RNIB College, Market, Give as you Live, Leicestershire County Council, Furniture Reuse Network, Nicky Morgan, Loughborough College, Loughborough Library, Loughborough Grammar School, Dogs Trust

Celebrating 10th year in Loughborough

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:47

SOFA was setup in 1981 in Leicester and moved into this building in Loughborough in June 2005. In recognition to our volunteers hard work SOFA offered this lovely social event with.. Read More »

Tags: Community, Supporters, Volunteers, Staff, Awards, Fun, Sofa, Donate, Visitors

Award at RNIB College

Award at RNIB College

Posted: Thu, 25 Jun 2015 07:29

RNIB College has awarded SOFA with the "Employer Partnership Awards 2015" for the seventh consecutive year for an outstanding contribution to the employment of people with disabilities.

Tags: Community, Supporters, Volunteers, Staff, Awards, Sofa, RNIB College

Thank you to Round Table

Thank you to Round Table

Posted: Fri, 22 May 2015 12:49

SOFA charity gets welcome cash boost from Round Table

Tags: Community, Supporters, Volunteers, Staff, Awards, Sofa, Donate, Round Table

Reuse Network Manager

Reuse Network Manager

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2015 22:50

A new and exciting vacancy has arisen at Leicestershire and Rutland Reuse network for a Reuse Network Manager.

For closing and interview dates please contact James O'Brien, Interim Reuse Network Co-ordinator,.. Read More »

Tags: Staff, Jobs, Vacancies, Leicestershire, LRRN, Reuse, Network, Manager

SOFA part of LRRN

Posted: Sat, 21 Mar 2015 20:41

SOFA is now part of the LRRN (Leicestershire & Rutland Reuse Network)

This video has been released by WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Program) and shows how we are moving forward.. Read More »

Tags: Community, Supporters, Volunteers, Staff, Visitors, Donate, Sofa, Leicestershire County Council

Market Stall 30th November 2014

Market Stall 30th November 2014

Posted: Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:08

SOFA once again at Loughborough Market on 30th November 2014. A very successful day supported by the public. Our volunteers, staff and Trustee members supported our sales, interacted with the public by.. Read More »

Tags: Community, Volunteers, Market, Sofa, Staff

SOFA is part of the LeicesterShire & Rutland Re-Use Network.

SOFA is a member of the Furniture Re-Use Network - a national organisation which supports, assisits, and develops charitable re-use organisations across the UK. For more information on their work and on furniture re-use in general please visit frn.org.uk.