News from Other Organisations

Click on the links for more information about the great things other organisations and people are up to.

  • A weekly e-newsletter from the Diocese of Oxford, is now available to read.

  • JAC has a nativity event coming up "The Light Has Come" on Sunday 23rd December.

  • Bracknell Forest Council's Open Learning Centre has a new range of courses for adults.

  • Involve is a voluntary service charity in Wokingham and Bracknell.  The 'Chain' newsletter (part one and part two) for Wokingham is full of information, news, events, training and other opportunities as is the E-Bulletin from Bracknell Forest.

  • The Crowthorne Foodbank operates from Vineyard Church Centre, 25 Wellington Business Park, Duke's Ride, Crowthorne.  The opening times are Monday and Thursday from 12noon to 2pm. For the month of May 2018, 60 people (29 adults + 31 children), a total of 540 meals.  Since opening the Foodbank in December 2012, 3086 adults and 2661 children were fed and 51,723 meals were given.  The current shortages are for: bleach, black bin bags, kitchen roll and anti-bacterial spray.

  • Create Hope - a charity operating out of Kerith Church in Bracknell - has been selected as the local fund by the Co-operative.  The more Co-op members that support Create Hope and shop at Co-op, the more money they'll receive.  If you're not a Co-op member already,  apply to become a member of Co-op, then choose Create Hope as the Local Community Fund via the Create Hope profile page.  Every time a Co-op member buys a a Co-op branded product or service, 1% of the spend goes to the nominated local cause.