May, Mary’s month, is over and here are the totals for what we raised at Church and in the local community during May for Mary’s meals. A splendid result!
Here is how the money was raised:
Manchester Medical Students concert £372.47
Donations at LGBT service £10.70
Soup Lunch after a Sunday Mass £36.08
Given at the Film Group £3.70
Fr John’s Plant sale and other produce £18.25
Given on the Ladyewell pilgrimage £32.70
Bake sale at Church £59.70
St Chrysostom’s School non uniform day £283.88
St John’s School non uniform day £199.48
Sandra Palmer’s neighbourhood tea £40
Birchfields park sponsored walk £259.44
Other Donations in Church £54.55
Mark and Pauls Manchester 10k run £420
What a variety of events. We are expecting a little more but that brings this year’s May total to a wonderful £1790.95.
This will provide 44,774 school meals for children in needy countries through the work of Mary’s Meals. Thank you to everyone who helped and contributed.