A response to social needs arising from the COVID-19 pandemic
The Parish Councils of St Stephen’s, Richmond, and St Bartholomew’s, Burnley, agreed to begin, in partnership with Anglicare, a Relief Programme to operate out of St Stephen’s Church as from the first week of May. The mission will be called The Marjorie McGregor COVID-19 Relief Programme (MMRP).
Food Distribution: Friday’s 10.00am to 12noon @ St Stephen’s Church, 360 Church Street, Richmond.
Who do we assist: people who are ineligible to access social security e.g. migrants, overseas students, refugees & asylum seekers, certain categories VISA workers.
What do we supply: food parcels of dry and frozen foods and UHT milk
Can I donate? Yes, you can purchase food at Coles, 150-160 Swan Street, Richmond, and deposit into collection bin. You can donate money. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for bank details
What food can I donate?
- tinned food (rip pull preferred)
- breakfast cereals
- UHT milk
- muesli bars
How do I volunteer? Volunteers who already have parish compliance clearance (WWCC & National Police Check) would be welcome. New volunteers will require to have a WWCC listing the parish as a place of volunteering.
Rachael Terry, St Bart’s Café Manager, is the Co-Ordinator of the mission.
CONTACT: email@example.com or 0473 493 153