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New! Christian Aid week final total

Thank you for your generous help & support in Christian Aid Week

The final total is £2686.58. House collections £1424.75, Street collections £257.22, Church collections £387.77 Youth & Family £321.70 Quizaid & Cake sale £295.14. £1150.86 was gift-aided.

Yellow Envelopes – Church and Buildings Appeal

Please help if you can, by placing your gift in a yellow envelope available in church and handing it in at services or to parish office.

Many, many thanks for all the support and generosity so far.

Church & Buildings Appeal concert thanks

Thank You to everyone who came to the Atomic Rapture concert on Fri 10th May.

It was a brilliant success raising over £1000 for the Church & Buildings Appeal!

Soulscape thanks

‘Thank You’ to all who gave to Soulscape, our Lent Charity for this year.

£145 was donated, of which £78 was gift-aided.

Cake Sale thanks

‘Thank You’ from Gill Kennington for the enthusiastic support & generous donations from all at St James’ to the cake sale in aid of the Brain Tumour Charity.

£541.88 was raised, and will go directly into both research and patient support.

Churchyard Trust tea thanks

Thank You to everyone for their support and generosity at the Churchyard Trust Afternoon Tea a couple of weeks ago.

We are very pleased to say we raised £617.45 for the maintenance of the churchyards. All the bakers and helpers did a wonderful job!

Bingo and Afternoon Tea thanks

Many thanks to everyone who came and supported the Bingo and Afternoon Tea on 19th January.

It was so nice to see such a mixture of young and not so young folks enjoying the afternoon, and we are delighted to say the afternoon made a profit of £372.20.

Thank you

Thank you…

  • to all who supported Card on the Tree at SJ and One Card at SMSJ for Christian Aid’s Christmas Appeal in aid of work in refugee camps supporting peace. £400 was donated, of which £139 was gift-aided.
  • for all donations at Christingle Services raising £1326.19 for The Children’s Society.
  • for all donations of Christmas treats, toiletries, baby items, and bedding on Gift Sunday for Berkshire Women’s Aid who have written a letter of thanks which can be found on the Mission noticeboard at SJCC.

Traidcraft thanks

Many thanks for all your orders for Traidcraft Christmas Cards and products which raised a total of £127.50.

Churchyard Trust Tea thanks

Thanks to everyone who supported the Churchyard Trust Tea on Wed 17th Oct raising £267.

Further donations very welcome