Over 44,700 meals…

Children from the church schools running for Mary's meals

Children from the church schools running for Mary’s meals

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.


About stchrysostoms

St Chrysostom’s is an Anglican (Church of England) parish church in Manchester. We’re an inclusive, diverse and welcoming faith community where people of differing backgrounds make friends. Find our Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/2364267899/
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