The Borrow Shop - a library of things

by Sophie Watson in Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 30th April 2021 we successfully raised £8,430 with 126 supporters in 28 days

Help us to set up a social enterprise library of things in Birmingham! A place to borrow items, grab a coffee and buy sustainable homewares.

by Sophie Watson in Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

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Zoe Robertson 28th April 2021

Such a great initiative! well done with all your hard work, we have been following your story! Sorry its taken so long to donate its been on our list of things to do!! Good luck and we wish you every success with your initiative. We are based in the Jewellery Quarter too so look forward to visiting! Best wishes Zoe + Steve Dual Works

George Thomas 21st April 2021

I wish you all the best with this!! I’m so excited for the Jewellery Quarter to flourish with such excellent trades people and community-oriented developments.

Louise Lea 19th April 2021

I first heard about this idea years ago. It was operating successfully in Denmark. I've hoped that someone more enterprising than me would set it up locally and now you have!Well done , I look forward to using my membership

Melanie Winters 18th April 2021

Delighted to see the response you’ve had! Such a brilliant idea and I wish you every success. I’ll support you with anything that could be useful to someone else. Good Luck! 👍

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£45 or more

21 of 50 claimed

Membership, Brum Print, and Branded Tote Bag

One year membership, Hannah Parkes A5 Brum print, and a branded tote bag.

£6 or more

Thank you!

Hot drink of your choice once we open.

£7 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Cocktail Set Hire

10% off the usual price of a cocktail set hire for 24 hours - usually £8. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£7 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Bike Trailer Hire

10% off the usual price of bike trailer hire for 24 hours - usually £8. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£8 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Portable Speaker Hire

10% off the usual price of portable speaker hire for 24 hours. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£8 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Sewing Machine Hire

10% off the usual price of sewing machine hire for 24 hours - usually £9. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£8 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Pasta Machine Hire

10% off the usual price of pasta machine hire for 24 hours - usually £9. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£9 or more

0 of 3 claimed

BBQ Hire

10% off the usual price of a BBQ for 24 hours - usually £10. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£10 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Power Washer Hire

10% off the usual price of a power washer hire for 24 hours - usually £12. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£13 or more

Brum Print and Hot Drink

Hot drink of your choice and a Hannah Parkes A5 Brum Print.

£14 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Steam Cleaner Hire

10% off the usual price of a steam cleaner hire for 24 hours - usually £16. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£18 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Projector Hire

10% off the usual price of a projector hire for 24 hours - usually £20. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£21 or more

1 of 3 claimed

Carpet Cleaner Hire

10% off the usual price of a carpet cleaner hire for 24 hours - usually £24. We'll be in contact closer to when we open to book your chosen date. Please note you'll also need to purchase a membership if you don't already have one when you collect.

£26 or more

Half Price Membership and Branded Tote Bag

50% off membership fee for first year and a branded tote bag.

£75 or more

4 of 25 claimed

The Borrow Shop Special

One year membership, Hannah Parkes A5 Brum print, branded tote bag, £5 borrow credit x2, and a hot drink.

£110 or more

2 of 25 claimed

You Plus One

One year membership x2 (one for a friend!), Hannah Parkes A5 Brum print, branded tote bag, £5 borrow credit x4, and hot drink x2.

£200 or more

2 of 10 claimed

VIP Borrower

Free lifetime membership, lifetime 10% off all borrows, one week VIP early access to borrowing system before official opening, Hannah Parkes A5 Brum print, and branded tote bag.

£1,000 or more

0 of 3 claimed

Wall of Fame Sponsorship

Your business can become a founding sponsor of The Borrow Shop! You'll be listed on our website as founding sponsor, receive social media shoutouts, free membership for one year x10, 10% of all borrows for one year x10, branded tote bags x10.

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