Fundraising for the Homeless

Home » Latest News » Fundraising for the Homeless
Default

Anne Baker (a member of our community) is raising funds for a homeless organisation in Crewe (LATH — Looking After the Homeless).

Anne is asking for donations of unwanted Christmas Gifts or donations of some of those things which clutter up our houses which she will then sell on at a Car Boot Sale and Table Top Sale (Coffee Morning). 100% of the proceeds will go directly to the homeless.

LATH in conjunction with other local organisations (including the Salvation Army and the YMCA) does a lot to help the homeless by providing shelter and hot food a couple of days each week and they are hoping to expand their offerings but need funds to achieve their aspirations.

So when you are busy clearing out or struggling to find a home for things you don't really need or want please consider donating them.

Items can either be dropped into Liz & Ian at the Fat Pigeon in the village or give Anne a call (for the bigger donations) on 07803 936 682 and she will arrange to pick them up.

Thank you all for your help (and of course cash donations would also be very welcome...). When the funds are raised we will arrange to post a notice to let everyone know how much was raised.

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

canalclosed
Mon 17 Feb 6:09am  |  hits: 5,039

DaveMThe first picture at Lock 11 declares the canal closed. The second below Adderley Locks shows why — Two big dams in place so a culvert can be repaired.Jean StainthorpeThe Turnpike field is under a significant amount of water again, but Grey's Bridge should stay put this time after the repair work undertaken by cheshire East.Christopher...

dog
Sun 16 Feb 1:30pm  |  hits: 737

We've found a small black dog on Paddock Lane, collar but no tags.It has run off over the field — hopefully it finds it's way...

firewalk
Tue 18 Feb 6:09am  |  hits: 728

Saturday 7th of MarchA band of willing volunteers will take the walk of fire -- some twenty feet of hot embers -- as they bravely do this in aid of that wonderful establishment , St Luke's Hospice. I will be just one of the group (mainly ladies it has to be said) who have stepped up to the "hotplate" to raise funds for the work of the Hospice . All of us have been doing our...