Mental Health Awareness Week


Bank Holiday Kindness



800 Group Hug Goody Bags
Given Away by Nomination


Wanted: Kindness Heroes

Kindness Week

We are looking for local kindness heroes, so please give a good reason why they should receive a Group Hug Goody Bag.

Has anyone been a local kindness hero? if so, nominate them now.


What to do

  • Please choose your preferred location to collect the Goody Bag

  • Then choose a worthy recipient from the list
  • Provide your details
  • Provide the Nominee details like their name
  • Tell us why they should receive a free Group Hug Goody Bag
  • Checkout to confirm your submission


Closing Date

  • Nominations Close Bank Holiday Monday at Midday


  • Your nominee must live in Wensleydale, Coverdale, Bishopdale, Swaledale or Arkengarthdale

Available To

  • A Local Hero (someone you think deserves one)
  • A Farmer
  • Keyworker
  • Careworker
  • Council Worker
  • NHS Staff
  • New Mums
  • Over 70s
  • Long Term Health Issues
  • High Risk Treatment Patients like Chemotherapy

Recipients – Only One Goody Bag per Household and they must not have received a Goody Bag previously

Nominators – You can nominate as many people as you wish. Please checkout and repeat the process for each and every nomination


Funded By

North Yorkshire County Council

County Councilor Locality Grants from

  • Cllr Stuart Parsons
  • Cllr Yvonne Peacock
Campbell's of Leyburn

Kath Campbell and Richard Walker kindly donated Campbell’s of Leyburn carrier bag collection fund to date for 2020.

  • Kath Campbell
  • Richard Walker
Group Hug App

Organised and funded by Jonathan  Greenwood