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Guernsey Welfare Service - Food Banks
Guernsey Welfare Service – Food Banks

Guernsey Welfare Service Food Banks are in our three churches throughout the year, and thank you to all who generously give each week. As it is coming up to Christmas items such as boxes of chocolates, selection boxes, christmas biscuits, crisps, Twiglets, bottles of Shloer etc. could be included. Thank you.  

Thank You - Guernsey Welfare Service
Thank You – Guernsey Welfare Service

The Guernsey Welfare Service have sent a note of thanks for the wonderful Harvest collection received at St Joseph’s last Sunday. They are now building up their stocks in readiness for the Christmas period. Thank you to all who contributed.  

Guernsey Welfare Service - Volunteers
Guernsey Welfare Service – Volunteers

Guernsey Welfare Service is seeking a volunteer/volunteers to pick up donations of fresh and chilled food from St Martin’s Co-op and the Waitrose stores on Wednesday or Friday mornings between 8.00am and 11.00am and deliver it to the office at Holy Trinity Church. If you can help please ring Sue on 711847.  

UCM Meeting - 13th Feb - 7.30pm - St Joseph's Parish Room
UCM Meeting – 13th Feb – 7.30pm – St Joseph’s Parish Room

UCM Meeting – Tuesday 13th February, 7.30pm in St Joseph’s Parish Room. Sue le Friec from Guernsey Welfare will talk to us about their work. This will be followed by pancakes prepared for us by Ron. Come & make a good start to Lent from both.  

Food Banks
Food Banks

Grateful thanks have been received from Guernsey Welfare following the Christmas period which saw our church, amongst several other churches and outlets in the Island, donate a large amount of food, special Christmas biscuits & chocolates. 250 local families were helped and £8,000 food bank items were distributed. You will find the green food bank […]

Food Banks
Food Banks

Grateful thanks have been received from Guernsey Welfare following the Christmas period which saw our church, amongst several other churches and outlets in the Island, donate a large amount of food, special Christmas biscuits & chocolates. 250 local families were helped and £8,000 food bank items were distributed. You will find the green food bank […]

Guernsey Welfare Service - Christmas Gifts
Guernsey Welfare Service – Christmas Gifts

Guernsey Welfare Service will be pleased to receive gifts of festive chocolates and biscuits for distribution to their clients this Christmas. These are always gratefully received by clients. Donations may be left in the food bank bins in our churches. Financial donations towards fuel vouchers will also be appreciated. Envelopes for this will be available […]

Children’s Harvest Mass - 15th Oct - 10.30am - St Joseph’s Church
Children’s Harvest Mass – 15th Oct – 10.30am – St Joseph’s Church

This year’s children’s Harvest Mass is on Sunday 15th October at 10.30am at St Joseph’s church. Donations of the following non-perishable food items and toiletries would be greatly appreciated :- Tinned food; Pasta; Rice; Tea/Coffee; Cereal; Biscuits; Shampoo; Shower Gel; Toothpaste; Soap; Washing Powder; Biscuits; Chocolates etc. Donations received will be given to Guernsey Welfare and […]

Guernsey Welfare Service - Coal / Heating Envelopes - Thank You
Guernsey Welfare Service – Coal / Heating Envelopes – Thank You

Guernsey Welfare Coal/heating envelopes £862 was collected from our churches for which the Guernsey Welfare Service are most grateful. A very big thank you to all who donated.  

Guernsey Welfare Service ‘Coal Bags’
Guernsey Welfare Service ‘Coal Bags’

Guernsey Welfare Service ‘Coal Bags’ Many needy families ask for help, especially during the winter months, and the Service tries to give a voucher for coal bags; therefore a donation of £10 (or any contribution) will be much appreciated.  Envelopes will be distributed at Masses this weekend for donations towards heating costs for clients of […]