News from Other Organisations

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

  • You can read the weekly eNews from the Diocese of Oxford.

  • Latin Link has a vacancy for a Supporter Care Coordinator - closing date of Sunday 12th May.

  • Yeldall has a vacancy for a Recovery Support Keyworker and a Work Team Leader - closing date of Wednesday 1st May.

  • It's JAC's 21st Birthday this year and they are celebrating in style by holding an event every month as close to the 21st as possible. In April they are opening Reheboth for Easter Journey: Redeemed by His Sacrifice where they will be looking at why we don't have to go through what Jesus went through with a 7 station labyrinth.  Free tickets are available through Eventbrite.  They will also be holiding a Ceilidh on Saturday 17th May.

  • 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.