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    October 1st, 2019
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Fundraising with Soup & a Pudding at Merthyr – 26/09/19

By: Irene Phillips

Our friend Wendy opened up her home once again to raise money for the Jesus Generation Bible Centre in Romania.  To date we have raised £252 pounds but there are additional donations to come. I made a choice of Tomato, Vegetable and Basil, Leek and Potato or Parsnip and Apple soup which we served with […]

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Abergavenny Food Festival – 21/09/19-22/09/19

By: Irene Phillips

We are so grateful to the ladies of the Methodist Church in Abergavenny for raising money for projects in Romania through providing beautiful refreshments at their Church during the above festival.   We were one of the 3 charities they chose to support – a big Thank you. I was privileged to visit them on Saturday […]

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    September 10th, 2019
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Thanks to Carrina’s Shop in Beaufort

By: Irene Phillips

A huge Thank You to the 3 Carrina sisters for taking one of our Charity Boxes and raising a grand total of £30.70.  Thank you for believing in our vision and coming alongside us in support. 2 weeks ago my friends Wendy and Suzanne came along on the journey to collect the box and we […]

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    June 4th, 2019
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Fund raising event at New Inn, Bwlch – 16/05/19

By: Irene Phillips

On Thursday, 16th May we raised a total of £323.94 at a light lunch fund raising event thanks to our kind hosts, Neil  (Irene’s son & Sarah  Sarah made a beautiful choice of soups: spiced tomato and lentil, mint and pea and a traditional Welsh cawl served with fresh bread.  This was followed by tea/coffee […]

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    March 18th, 2018
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Presentation cheque for match funding – Santander

By: Irene Phillips

Aberdare Branch of Santander are so very supportive of our Charity’s work and have for several years match funded (via their staff led by Sharon Thomas) some of our fund raising events.  We were blessed this year to receive a cheque for £2,500. This was presented at the re-opening of their Aberdare Branch following re-furbishment.  It […]

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Merthyr Coffee Morning at Wendy’s

By: Irene Phillips

Our Merthyr Coffee Morning on 31st January raised a grand total of £250.  Our friend Wendy is a star with an open house for everyone.  She hosts Coffee mornings for us twice a year.  They are not just morning events but all day affairs with competitions and lots of laughs.  Thank you Wendy for being […]

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    October 16th, 2017
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Aberdare Sponsored Walk raises £406

By: Irene Phillips

The event took place on Saturday, 23rd September.  Although we were only a few walkers we had a great day of fellowship – the drizzle stopped and the sun came out  towards the end of the walk.  We started at the Dare Valley Country Park and walked up to the lake and falconry area.  Next […]

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Merthyr Coffee Morning raises £240

By: Irene Phillips

The event was held on 8th September.  Our dear  friend Wendy Pope is a star in the way she opens up her home twice a year to host Coffee Mornings for us.  She is the “Hostest with the Mostest” and her many friends drop in throughout the day. Our friend, Sharon Thomas from Santander, Aberdare […]

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