Thank you to everyone who is continuing to make Foodbank donations, either by making a financial donation via wimbledon.foodbank.org.uk or by donating food in the trolley in the Mansel Road Centre. Urgently needed items Tinned curry, meat balls, hot dogs, stew Noodles Tinned tomatoes Toiletries – shower gel, soap, shampoo Plastic carrier bags

Every year during Lent Trinity holds a collection for Commitment for Life. Commitment for Life (CforL) is the United Reformed Church’s global justice programme working in partnership with Christian Aid and Global Justice Now! for the most vulnerable people in the world. United Reformed churches donate to CforL towards its work in three global regions …

Thank you to everyone who supported our Christmas collections for Crisis, the national charity for homeless people.  The final total, including Gift Aid, is £1,375 – a great result.  Last year’s figure was £1,000.

For very many years, at Christmas we have supported the work of Crisis, the national charity for homeless people.  This year is no exception.  Our offerings at the following services Carols & Readings by Candlelight (19 December) Christmas Eve Communion (24 December), and Christmas Day Celebration service (25 December) will all be devoted to Crisis. …

Care4Calais is among charities collecting used and new clothes to assist Afghan refugee families now.  In Merton, you can drop-off items this Sunday 5 September between 1:00 and 4:00pm at a warehouse next to Savacentre in Colliers Wood.   The following specific needs are Winter coats for adults & children – small, medium & large Trainers & walking …

Invitation An online evening with Merton Street Pastors for supporters and partners Tuesday 22 June at 8pm We want to try something new this year and create an opportunity to connect with our supporters and partners to update you on our work.  Please mark the evening of Tuesday 22 June at 8pm in your diaries. …

The Trussell Trust reports that the outpouring of support food banks have seen during the current crisis has been incredible.  Your support has never been more vital as food banks report their busiest ever fortnight. That’s over 6,250 emergency food parcels provided to people in crisis each day, with close to 3,000 for children every single day during that …

From Merton Faith in Action:- Very reluctantly, we have had to close our Homeless Drop-In following government instructions about social distancing. We will re-open as soon as we can. Meanwhile, we are continuing to work with our street-sleeping service users and, if possible, to help them move into temporary hotel accommodation organised by the Greater …