Charities We Support


Every year, as a church, we choose one particular cause to support through fundraising activities and events.
 

In 2019 we are delighted to be raising funds for

 

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  Playgrounds for Palestine UK is a non-political charity which believes that all children have the right to play, irrespective of where they live.

Find out more at  www.playgroundsforpalestineuk.org

The project launch was at our Family Service on Sunday 3rd March, when we heard about the work of Playgrounds for Palestine. Then we enjoyed pancakes in the church hall, and had the opportunity to find out more about their work.
     
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Other Causes We Support

 

In addition to raising funds for our parish project, each year we give 10 percent of our income as a church to support the ongoing work of other charities. This amount is split between the following organisations:
     
Alternatives logo   Alternatives Trust in East London is a professional and confidential service to anyone experiencing unintended pregnancy, pregnancy loss following an abortion or a miscarriage, or struggling because of a pregnancy-related issue.   www.altel.org.uk
     
A-Rocha-logo-160x-tall   A Rocha is committed to conservation action as an expression of Christian mission, working through practical involvement in nature conservation projects and ecological research;  campaigning on biodiversity issues; engaging with churches, schools, communities and individuals.   www.arocha.org.uk
     
ASCEND-01   ASCEND is based at All Saints Church within the South Oxhey housing estate in Hertfordshire and was founded to counteract the problems of unemployment, social deprivation and learning disabilities.  www.ascend.org.uk
     
CMS LogoUSE FOR A4 PostersBLUE   The Church Mission Society (CMS) is a mission society working with the Anglican Communion, Protestant and Orthodox Christians around the world.   www.churchmissionsociety.org
     
CSWMasterMonohigh res   Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) works in over 20 countries across Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America, defending everyone’s right to freedom of religion or belief.   www.csw.org.uk
     
Marylebone project logo   The Marylebone Project is a Women’s Hostel run by the Church Army, which provides beds and support to homeless women. Their Marylebone Centre also delivers education, employment and training opportunities to support service users into independent living.
 
     
USPGuspglogoforimageryweb   United Society Partners in the Gospel (USPG) is a church-based charity working in direct partnership with Anglican Churches around the world. USPG programmes are run by local churches in the communities they serve, and support the development of local skills and the empowerment of communities.   www.uspg.org.uk
     
wst logo   Watford Schools Trust is an interdenominational Christian Charity that works with over 50 schools in the Watford area. Its aim is to help teachers provide pupils with a clear understanding of the Christian faith.   www.watfordschoolstrust.org
 
     

Previous Projects Supported

 
For details of the causes we have supported in recent years, please click HERE.