Archive for the ‘Fundraising’ Category

Traidcraft thanks

Many thanks to all those who supported Traidcraft. Sales of Christmas cards and other items were £192.95.

Buying from Traidcraft helps to support fair trade with producers and suppliers so they are better able to provide for their families.

Poppy Appeal thanks

Thank you very much for helping with the appeal.

Without your help they wouldn’t be able to continue their vital welfare and benevolent work.

We raised £404.50

Patronal Festival Thanks

A BIG thank you to everyone who supported our Patronal Festival Weekend. The quiz on Saturday night was very well attended and we had lots of lovely compliments about the evening.

Sunday was warm and sunny when the tower was open and lots of cream teas were consumed.

Very many thanks again to everyone who helped make this weekend so enjoyable and successful and we are delighted to say that the profit over the weekend was £1,867.40 a wonderful amount for Parish Funds.

Mothers’ Union thanks

Mothers’ Union Many thanks to everyone who supported our recent event.

Your generosity enabled us to make £71.50 profit for our MU charities.

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!