Fundraising

Glenorchy supports a number of chosen charities each year (see below).  We also support one of the URC’s Commitment for Life projects, Exmouth’s Open Door and Exmouth Larder, and local Christian Aid, Bible Society and Fairtrade events.  We are also involved in Christians Together in Exmouth, helping  to organise and taking part in its various activities.

Here you will find the latest updates about all our fundraising events.

Think of the work of the Water Aid charity whenever you turn on your taps

Glenorchy Charities 2018

Each year Glenorchy Church normally chooses three different charities to support through our Mission Box Scheme* and special events, such as our Garden Party and Mission Concert or Tea Party.  In 2018, the three charities we are supporting are Water Aid, Toilet Twinning and the Rehoboth Charity in Zimbabwe.

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Noel’s Prayer Page – October 2018

This morning I received a lovely letter from Christian Aid, thanking Glenorchy Church for the donation of £100 towards their Harvest Appeal on behalf of the Women’s Support Association, which is helping people like Aster in Ethiopia to withstand the devastating effects of change. The letter explains that our Harvest Gift has been allocated to […]

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Noel’s Prayer Page – September 2018

EMPOWERING REFUGEES This month I am passing on information from the Refugee Council, one of our Mission Committee’s chosen charities. Today, I want to tell you about Farai, a 13 year old boy from Zimbabwe, who was bullied and abused in Harare, because he was different. He fled from an abusive father and a community […]

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Water

Noel’s Prayer Page

The Day the Water Came Most of us take clean water for granted. Turn on the tap and it is there. We are the envy of thousands of poor, rural families the world over, who still lack such basic essentials. The Glenorchy Mission Committee have chosen WaterAid, as one of the three charities to support […]

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jams

Cookies Corner

The Boxes are full, with several varieties of Marmalade, Jam and Chutney available, also diabetic Marmalade. Do come and browse the stall at the Church Coffee Morning on the 1st Saturday/Sunday of the month, or at the Bible Society Christmas Fayre. Why not give a friend or relative a selection of marmalade, jam and chutney […]

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