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ST STEPHEN'S ROOF FUND FUNDRAISING PAGE

1 team member

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p][b]Mission Statement, St Stephen’s Roof Fund:[/b][/p][p]St Stephen & St Thomas is a Grade II listed church at the heart of Shepherds Bush, built in 1850, an oasis of peace in a busy city and the home of a caring community.[/p][p][b]St Stephen’s Church provides[/b][/p][p]A weekly hot meal for 70 homeless people with a film, distribution of clothes and mobile medical assistance.[/p][p]Prayer, pastoral and spiritual support to a broad community of all ages and cultures.[/p][p]A Film Club for elderly people.[/p][p]Mother and toddler groups.[/p][p]Close links to St Stephen’s C of E Primary School.[/p][p]A venue for concerts and plays, school assemblies, meetings, conferences, teaching and rehearsals. [/p][p]A place of worship for other church groups.[/p][p][b]WE NEED £2OO,OOO TO RENEW ST. STEPHEN’S CHURCH ROOF.[/b][/p][p][b]Why? [/b][/p][p][b]Because the Roof is in urgent need of renewal![/b][/p][p]The slates are 165 years old and are brittle and fragile. [/p][p]The nails holding them have rusted away. [/p][p]Where the slates fall off, there are holes in the roof. [/p][p]Each time a slate is replaced, the adjacent slates also break.[/p][p]The gutters and downpipes are rusted and broken.[/p][p]Rainwater is damaging the internal fabric of the church.[/p][p]Action within two years is critical.[/p][p][b]What will the outcome be? [/b][/p][p]A new insulated roof will[/p][p]ensure the future of St Stephen’s Church[/p][p]improve sustainability[/p][p]maintain the building’s architectural integrity [/p][p]strengthen the church’s presence as a social, visual and spiritual hub for the whole community[/p][p][b]Planned events:[/b][/p][p][b]Buy a bag[/b][p]Limited Edition The Soul of Shepherds Bush shoulder bags in yellow cotton canvas, £5 each.[/p][p]All proceeds will go to the Roof Fund. Bags are available from the Parish Office, at Church, at one of our events or by post (please contact the Roof Fund Administration, £1.00 for postage and packing) [/p][p][br][/p][p]Take part in our SIGN-A-SLATE programme. For a minimum of £10 you can contribute in a material way to the future [/p][p][b]Want to know more?[/b][/p][p]Further details can be found at: [url=http://www.ststephensroof.org]www.ststephensroof.org[/url]. Or please contact [url=mailto:juliet@ststephensroof.org]juliet@ststephensroof.org[/url][/p][p] [/p][p][br][/p]

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Event

Personal Challenge Date

31 Dec 2018

Charity

The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Stephen With St Thomas, Shepherd's Bush

The Parochial Church Council Of The Ecclesiastical Parish Of St Stephen With St Thomas, Shepherd's Bush

Supporters

20-Oct-2018

Eddie Gray and Family

Good work Bob - best of luck!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

18-Oct-2018

Keith Macksoud and Elizabeth van den Berg

Go for it Bob!! Born to Run as Springsteen would say!!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

18-Oct-2018

Anonymous

Well done Bob!

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

17-Oct-2018

Elizabeth van den Berg

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

17-Oct-2018

Jason and Dorota

Way to go Rev, safe running

£150.00

17-Oct-2018

Blackford family

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

17-Oct-2018

Charlotte and Sadie Smith-Oates

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

03-Aug-2018

New City IPC

Thanks for being a blessing to our church and our community. We hope this helps in some small way. God bless you.

£500.00

20-Jun-2018

Alex Sarah Miffy and Freddie Williams

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

28-Mar-2018

Anonymous

£11.84

Christopher Wren

Christopher Wren