B@titude is a shop in North Leatherhead, selling good quality second hand babies and children's clothes, toys, games and equipment. It has evolved into more than a shop through the years, in one person's words "it's a doorway into people's lives and families", and has become a part of the local community. It isn't a big space but there is room to sit with a friend and have a cuppa and let the children play safely. It's a space to dream and make friends.
With the help from year 8 pupils from Therfield School, we were able to host a Christmas tea party for nearly 100 older Leatherhead residents just before Christmas. Many departments helped to make the afternoon a success. As well as…
‘Dinner is better when we eat together!’ There is a real joy that’s mustered when the community come together to share a meal. We have now had at least 7 community thanksgiving meals and we love the simplicity of these events….
It’s really important for us to be able to plan a few different events during the school holidays, which can be a pressured time for many. We know how valued these days are to the families in our community. This…
You can donate good quality clothes and toys directly to the B@titude shop. Any clothes we feel cannot be sold are recycled for textiles, helping reduce environmental waste or the clothes are exported to less developed countries.
If you feel you would you like to support B@titude financially please use Givey by clicking here. This can be used for one off donations or to create a fundraising page. Otherwise for monthly contributions please get in touch for a standing order form.
If you have a stewardship account then please search ‘B@titude Limited’.
Volunteer help is always needed and is vital for the continued running and development of the shop. We’re always looking for help with sorting and steaming clothes, making teas and coffees and keeping the place looking clean and tidy.