Fundraising 2016 - 2017
Lentern 2017 Fundraising
The school raised money during Lent for CAFOD. The children took part in the 'Big Fish' Campaign and designed / decorated fish templates for a cost of £1.00. We raised £187.96! Thank you to all the children and parents for supporting this campaign and all your wonderful decorations!
Coffee Morning - Friday 30th September
We held a coffee morning in memory of Julie Telford (Chair of Governors). The children took part in a teacup design competition and also came to school in a pinny for a pound to take part in baking cakes! We held a raffle and people in the community joined us for coffee and cake. The school raised £562.95 in total!
Good Shepherd Appeal - £80.60
Easter 2016 - The school took part in the CAFOD Make a Splash campaign and raised £265.95. Children got involved in different activities including a sponsored swim, making lemonade and a sponsored swim. This money will be donated to CAFOD to help communities to gain access to clean water and sanitation. It will also help girls in Uganda a chance to stay in school and finish their education. The UK government are matching the first £3.5 million of the appeal.
The school raised £138.00 for St Catherine's Hospice. The money was raised from donations at the Nativity performance in school.
Oct 2015 Harvest donations for Blackburn Foodbank via The Tressell Trust Charity - food donations weighed in at 92kg which will provide 221 meals for local people in crisis.
Fri 25th Sept - Coffee morning raised £146.28 for MacMillan Cancer
Sept 2014 Coffee morning MacMillan £124.85
Dec 2014 Donations from Christmas nativity performances St Catherines Hospice £102.63
Mar 2015 Charity chosen for lent is Nugent Care £194.20 - money raised by Inflatable fun day and tuck shop
May 2015 Money raised by wearing own clothes for CAFOD £197.49 Nepal Appeal
5th June 2015 Morning run in memory of Mr Reed (William and Thomas's dad) £1281.78!!! This money was donated to MacMillian Cancer
Donation of toys for Nugent Care
Shoeboxes were taken to Liverpool Cathedral as part of the Nugent Care Homeless Appeal
MacMillan Coffee Morning - Friday 26th September
The school raised so far £122.34 for MacMillan Cancer by holding a coffee morning. Parents, Grandparents, neighbours was all invited to a wonderful morning and was entertained by children singing etc. We had our own 'St Joseph's Bake Off' where all our enthusiastic bakers baked cakes and our own 'Mel' and 'Sue' judged the competition. The winner was one of our children's grandparents who made a delightful lemon drizzle cake!
Fundraising 2013- 2014
McMillian Coffee Morning - Friday 27th Sept 2013
Parents invited into school for coffee & cakes.
Total amount raised £194.34 - all proceeds to McMillian Cancer
Nativity Play & Carol Service - Dec 2013
Total amount raised from donations £147.10 - all proceeds too Derian House
Phillapenes Typhoon Appeal - £166.62 raised
Good Shepherd Appeal - Tues 10th June
£169.10 raised for Nugent Care
Race for Life - Fri 4th Jul
£609.00 raised for Cancer Uk
Sept 2012- July 2013
Roald Dahl Day - Sept 2013
£142.90 raised for Roald Dahl Children's Charity
Missio - children collected small change over the Lentern period
Raised £203.15 for Missio Charity
Missio - had a colour day in school with games / activities and a toy sale
Raised £239.81 for Missio Charity
Good Shepherd Appeal - May 2013
£117.45 raised for Nugent Care
Race for Life - June 2013
£700.29 raised for Cancer Uk