During Lent 2017 we supported our Mission Partners, Mark and Rosalie Balfour, who are working through CMS in Guatemala.
Many thanks to everyone who gave so generously over the Christmas period. Our giving over Christmas raised the following amounts:
Carol Service Collection for
Total donated: £255.35
Crib Service Collection for
Total donated: £164.70
Christmas Greetings Donations for
Total donated: £147.00
In Lent 2016 we supported the work of the charity 'Us.' On Sunday 7 February Emma Kevan from the charity came to tell us about their work.
There are also weekly updates on the refugee crisis in Europe
You can sign up for a monthly email about the work of 'Us.' around the world.
Resources available in the Church Office include a Lent Prayer Diary, Newsletter, collecting boxes and Gift Aid envelopes. Please do support this charity udring Lent and help 'Us.' to make a difference.
Charities we supported in 2016
Our two main charities for were CMS, in support of Mark and Rosalie Balfour's mission in Guatamela, and the Air Ambulance. £300 was donated to each of these charities. We supported other charities with gifts of £100: Cancer Research, Mission to Seafarers, Larchfield Open Tables, Maidenhead Homeless Shelter and GAIN (a charity supporting sufferers of Guillain-Barre syndrome and other associated inflammatory neuropathies)
Charities we supported in 2015
At a recent meeting it was agreed to make the following donations from the funds raised in 2015.
£300 to “Mission Aviation Fellowship”