Donate your leftover currency to Smart Works
Smart Works is a UK charity that provides high quality interview clothes and interview training to unemployed women in need
Smart Works harness the power of clothes and confidence to allow a woman to be her best at a crucial moment in her life, giving her the confidence, the self-belief and the practical tools required to succeed at an interview and transform her life.
Women are referred to Smart Works from organisations such as job centres, work programmes, prisons, care homes, homeless shelters and mental health charities. Half of the clients have been unsuccessful in over 20 applications. A quarter have been turned down from over 50 jobs. All are suffering from a lack of confidence in their own abilities.
The tangible impact the charities service has on a woman’s confidence is something Smart Works has the privilege to witness every day
The magic begins when she enters the dressing room and is styled into her interview outfit, which is hers to keep, by trained volunteers. She looks in the mirror and sees a new and impressive version of herself. This is followed by one-to-one interview coaching, after which 72% of Smart Works clients go on to get the job.
It is easy to donate your leftover currency to Smart Works. To get started, download and fill out the Smart Works exchange form.
Donate your leftover travel money to Smart Works
Do you have a drawer or jam jar, filled with foreign coins, left over travel money from previous holidays? Would you consider donating that forgotten currency to help fund a good cause?
It's easy to donate your leftover holiday cash; Simply fill out our charity exchange form and send it along with your currency to our Datchet office. We will exchange all currency, coins and notes, foreign and domestic, and donate the exchange value plus 5% extra to Smart Works.
How much of my donation goes to Smart Works?
We donate the complete exchange value plus 5% extra to Smart Works. There are no fees, neither do we subtract any commission. You will receive a confirmation email, containing the amount donate. We will share this information with Smart Works.
Which banknotes and coins can I donate?
You can donate any coins or notes, foreign or domestic. We will exchange whatever currency you send us and will donate the combined exchange value plus five percent extra to Smart Works.
We will exchange currencies listed on our exchangeable currencies page against the exchange rates shows.
All other banknotes and coins will be exchanged against their numismatic value, bullion value or scrap metal value, whichever is higher. It helps if you sort the currency before you send it. But if you are unable to sort your currency, don't worry. We will take care of the sorting and counting free of charge.