Charitable Appeals and good causes supported
Each November we pack shoe boxes full of gifts and goodies, for distribution by the charity to orphans and vulnerable children living in often difficult circumstances overseas.
Nigerian Health Care project
This is a project organised by the Wesley Guild nationally, to boost healthcare in Nigeria. Members have been saving and donating their 5p pieces to this for several years now. Full details on the Nigerian Health Care project website.
Other charities supported:
We make occasional donations to the following:
- Carecent, a local homeless charity, providing breakfasts Monday to Saturday in York town centre.
- Christian Aid
- Methodist Fund for World Mission
- Methodist Homes for the Aged
- NCH children's charity
- Smile International
Many members are concerned about trade justice, and we have Traidcraft stalls at some of our coffee mornings.