Food refill / scoop shop in Whitehead, Co. Antrim

by Purple Earth in Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Food refill / scoop shop in Whitehead, Co. Antrim
We did it
On 22nd July 2019 we successfully raised £4,310 with 103 supporters in 28 days

To establish a community based unit, offering refills of household products and loose foods, to reduce waste and single use plastic

by Purple Earth in Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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Julie Hoey 19th July 2019

Julie, you are doing something amazing. Wishing you courage and joy as you build your business, that it will be a blessing to the whole community and the planet. Julie (met you at Amplify NI accelerator!)

Aaron Kerr 16th July 2019

I wish you all those he best with the store and will be certain to visit once I’m back from volunteering in Malawi!

joanna.braniff 9th July 2019

Good luck with your project and thank you for helping Whitehead become a greener place to live - this is an investment in the future and I look forward to visiting your store soon

Erica 9th July 2019

Getting capital together to start a business can be difficult so I'm more than happy to donate to this business idea! Goodluck!

laurapie 6th July 2019

Good's hoping you reach your target we will definitely be using the shop regularly Laura


This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£40 or more

10 of 10 claimed

Cleaning Product Starter Kit

One bottle of each of the following BioD products: washing up liquid / hand wash / laundry liquid / toilet cleaner / floor cleaner

£5 or more

Fiver's fun

All the pennies and pounds mount up - thank you

£10 or more

Top tenner

A 1 litre jar, to be filled once in store for free with a product of your choice

£20 or more

8 of 25 claimed

Limited edition jute shopping bag

A limited edition Purple Earth hessian jute shopping bag

£25 or more

2 of 20 claimed

Kid's treat

Free children's eco book plus bag of BeeBombs wildflower seeds

£30 or more

Gift Voucher

Receive a £20 Gift Voucher for use in the Purple Earth Store, valid until 30 November 2019

£30 or more

7 of 25 claimed

Plastic free shopping pack

A limited edition Purple Earth hessian jute shopping bag, a 1 litre jar and 2 produce bags

£40 or more

4 of 25 claimed

Out & about plastic free starter pack

Limited edition Purple Earth hessian jute shopping bag, stainless steel straw & cleaner and travel coffee cup

£50 or more

1 of 10 claimed

Plastic free bathroom starter kit

Pack of bamboo swabs, 2 reusable make up remover pads, bamboo toothbrush, soap bar & natural deodorant

£100 or more

VIP discount card - food refills

VIP card offering 10% discount on all food products for 12 months

£100 or more

VIP discount card - liquid refills

VIP card offering 10% discount on all liquid refills for 12 months

£500 or more

VIP discount card - whole store

VIP discount card offering 10% all products throughout store for 12 months

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