Category: Events & Fundraising

2021 Christmas Appeal Launched
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2021 Christmas Appeal Launched

£10 TOY & MEAL APPEAL enables us to give a football, skipping rope or similar small toy and support our Christmas Meal appeal £50 x 100 AGRICULTURE VEHICLE (£5000) donation towards our new small business agriculture vehicle £25 or a monthly gift will enable us to fund items for the clinic or clinic staff in Uganda...

School books for refugee children from Broadchalke children
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School books for refugee children from Broadchalke children

Two young children in Broadchalke Village raised money for CRESS which has been given to four children in Uganda so that they can have school books to help them with their studies. The chosen children belong to Julious Abate, CRESS’s Agriculture Officer. He has four children, Kenyi Ivan is 13 years old, in Primary 4, and...

CRESS Christmas Cards 2021
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CRESS Christmas Cards 2021

CRESS Christmas Cards are now available to purchase and send to your loved ones. As well as the lovely designs the card also shares information about CRESS and shares the hope that your support and donations have spread among the South Sudanese refugees. Our CRESS Christmas Cards come in packs of 10 cards with envelopes...

Open Garden Thanks
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Open Garden Thanks

Thank you so much to everyone who helped, visited and supported our Garden Open weekend. Around 100 people attended each day and were welcomed, able to purchase from some lovely stalls and then enjoy a delicious tea on the lawn served by the smiling faces of the CRESS family. £3537 was raised at the event...

Donation Enables Food Distribution to IDPs
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Donation Enables Food Distribution to IDPs

The Diocese of Liwolo (DOL) was given 60 bags of rice to transport to the IDPs (Internally displaced people) in Logo. A local family in the Chalke Valley donated the money they raised by selling plants and this enabled CRESS to fund the transportation of the rice so it could be delivered to those in...

Jamie has completed his fund raising walk
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Jamie has completed his fund raising walk

Jamie had an amazing day on Saturday walking from Winchester Cathedral to Salisbury Cathedral and on to Great Wishford to raise money for CRESS and the Acorn Trust. Thank you so much to all of you who sponsored him he has raised just over £3000 – Amazing job – we will let you know how...

11year old’s fund-raising success
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11year old’s fund-raising success

11 year old student Johann ran a Christmas Art House event raising funds for CRESS in Nunton Church last weekend. He also arranged a concert for the opening night which was well attended. The funds he has raised are going to provide a Christmas meal for staff at the CRESS funded Clinic in Mijale, the...

CRESS Open Garden – Thank you
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CRESS Open Garden – Thank you

The weather was kind on 15th & 16th of June when Caroline Lamb founder and CEO of CRESS opened her gardens at Knighton Manor, Broadchalke to raise funds for the 10th Anniversary Trip this autumn. Over the two afternoons 260 people came and enjoyed wandering through the flowers and sitting on the magnificent lawn to...

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