Amounts raised Archive

  • Fundraising concert raises £400

    Fundraising concert raises £400

    The Galliard Trio concert at St Michael’s was a fun and entertaining evening. There are not many classical music groups who can impress seasoned concert-goers as well as making classical music a great experience for the novice, but the Galliard Trio are one of them, and we hope one day to welcome them back to […]

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  • Open Gardens raises £1400 for our church building

    Open Gardens raises £1400 for our church building

    We had boldly dared to hope that we might equal or just exceed last year’s total raised by the Open Gardens, which was £1262. We didn’t dream that we would raise £1400! It’s a testament to the dedication and enthusiasm of everyone involved – we can’t begin to thank you all enough. From the flower […]

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  • Christmas Gift Tombola raises over £200

    Christmas Gift Tombola raises over £200

    Our ‘gift tombola’ in 2012 was more than double the success of the previous year, raising a total of £207.90. Our thanks go to Roger for being our front man! And equally important, to Sheila and Lisa for some incredibly hard work wrapping presents and folding tickets.

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  • Open Gardens raises an incredible £1262.08

    Open Gardens raises an incredible £1262.08

    What can we say? We are truly humbled by the generosity and enthusiasm of all who took part in this year’s Caldecote Open Gardens. To raise over £1200 is a real testament to the energy that went into the event from so many people, and we are very grateful to the garden owners and visitors […]

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  • Flower Arranging Event: Fundraising total

    Flower Arranging Event: Fundraising total

    We are delighted to announce that the June Flower Arranging Event raised £593.90, bringing the total amount raised in June (including the Open Gardens) to over £1800 – well beyond even our ambitious hopes! This event could not have happened or been the success it was without the Barker family and Moira and her team. […]

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  • Pennies roll over the £1500 mark!

    Pennies roll over the £1500 mark!

    When we started the Jam Jar “Every Penny Counts” project, deep down we suspected our target of raising £1000 was a little on the ambitious side. We never dreamt that by the summer we would have collected enough pennies to break through the £1500 mark. To date, £1520 has been raised, and the pennies are […]

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  • Every penny counts… up to £1491!

    Every penny counts… up to £1491!

    Very many thanks to those who are continuing to bring jars of pennies to us – the total sum raised is now £1491, and the previously unimagined target of £1500 beckons!  We are delighted and most grateful for so much generosity. If your jam jar has been missed or you are kindly keeping on collecting […]

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  • Shopping at Amazon has raised £118 so far

    Shopping at Amazon has raised £118 so far

    If you have been using our “Shop at Amazon” button (on the right), thank you! So far commission from sales through the link have raised £118 – and at no cost to you! Please do use our link each time you shop – the more people that take part, the higher the percentage we get. […]

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  • Jam Jar count-up and celebration

    Jam Jar count-up and celebration

    A great time was had by all at our pancake celebration held on Sunday February 12th! More about the event – which combined church worship seamlessly with pancake fun and penny counting (more churches should try this!) – is on the St Michael’s Church website – including photos of the Great Penny Count, some impressive […]

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  • Gift tombola raises £85

    Gift tombola raises £85

    Our ‘gift tombola’ was an outstanding success with the children at the 2011 School Christmas Fayre.  The stall was cleaned out in little over an hour, and we raised £85.  Many thanks to everyone involved in wrapping such enticing packages, and then for supporting us at the Fayre.

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