Now is a good time of year to let me have your red boxes to count. They do not have to be completely full. Please ensure your name and phone number is on the base. Thank you. Richard
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Missio A.P.F The Mission Calendars for 2019 have arrived, and will be available shortly. I have received a Red Mission Box without a name on the base, containing 2p pieces and 2 x bank notes. If you recognise it as yours, please phone 256040. Thank you for your generous support for this very worthy cause. […]
Father Brian wishes to thank you for your kind welcome both here in Guernsey and also in Alderney over the past 2 weekends. A Big Thank You to all those who signed up to the Mission Appeal. In total 47 of you signed up to become new members. A special word of thanks to the […]
At all Masses weekend of 18/19 August we welcome Fr Brian Oswald MHM who will speak on behalf of APF – Mill Hill and their Missionary work. This thank you & appeal is not for money but for parishioners to become members and take a Red Mission Box. The Red Boxes is a focus of […]
To date you have very generously raised £5,528 from your Lent Fast Day donations and CAFOD boxes. The UK Government has pledged to match this amount if the monies are sent in good time. The Guernsey Overseas Aid & Development Commission has pledged to do the same. This means that over £15,000 will be received […]
The total for 2017 amounted to £4607.93 an increase of 19% on 2016. Well done everybody and an enormous “Thank you” to all our supporters for your generosity. I recently received a box without a name on the base. It arrived in a blue “Paddington Bear Bag” The “Bear” is now looking for his owner! […]
The Spring edition of the “Missio Today” magazines have arrived and are available for collection by supporters from the church porches. It contains articles about the work of Missio throughout the world and a list of Pastoral care workers who have given their lives in the last year. It also gives the Holy Father’s Prayer […]
The calendars for 2018 have now been received. They are free to supporters and available in the church porches. There are also a few copies of the Annual Review 2016. This is an excellent account of where your generous donations have been spent.
Since my appeal for boxes which might contain old £1 coins I have banked £1202. This is a great response. Thank you so much. I am told there are still a few boxes which need counting and it is not too late. A few boxes were received without a name on the label. If you […]
Please would anyone taking collection of a Red Box check that the donor has their name and phone number on the bottom. Thank you.