URC raises £500 for Crisis Charity

Home » Latest News » URC raises £500 for Crisis Charity
Curry Rivel Somerset

Following the United Reformed Church's Dickensian Christmas Craft Fayre held in the Village Hall last November, it was decided on this occasion to give the £500 raised to Crisis — the charity for homeless people. Not only did it successfully boost this deserving cause's funds, it later transpired that the Church achieved a landmark event by being the charity's 2 millionth donor.

Over the years the URC has organised a number of events such as lunches, book mornings and coffee mornings and has made donations to some very worthwhile charities including the Taunton Association for the Homeless, Open Door (another charity for the homeless), ShelterBox, School in a Bag and soon, on 24 March, the Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance.
Want to know more or get involved? Then please call Robert Crowley on 01458 259434 or email: robert.crowley242:@btinternet.com

More news from Curry Rivel

Temp Road Clusre Stoney Lane
: Thu 21 Jun 7:00am

Stoney Lane will be temporarily closed on 18th July 2018 for up to 5 days; see accompanying PDF for a map and Somerset County Council...

Orchid at Eastfield June 2018 2
: Thu 21 Jun 6:19am

Yet more photos of Wildflowers on Eastfield...

tiffany2
: Thu 21 Jun 6:05am

The leader of SSDC, Ric Pallister, is stepping down after seven years in charge and over 19 years as a ward councillor. Speaking of his legacy, he cites getting the council to focus on health, homes, jobs and the environment as among his proudest achievements alongside his commitment to those affected by the floods in 2013 and 2014. Yet, he leaves SSDC without a five-year housing supply and in a...