Charitable support

Royal British Legion

Every year we support the Royal British Legion.  Again this year it was very well supported, on sale were pin badges, rulers, pencils, rubbers and sharpeners and the traditional paper poppies.  Well done to Year 6 children who worked hard in their break times selling the poppies for this worthy charity.

Total raised £294.68

Thank you for your generosity and continued support.

Big Yellow Friday Raffle and Year 3 Sponsored Silence

All the children contributed to this wonderful charity by buying raffle tickets for the Easter Egg prizes.  Year 3 held a sponsored silence in class and raised a phenomenal amount of sponsor money, well done!  The overall amount raised was £667.64.   A cheque will be sent to the Children’s Liver Disease Foundation.

Thank you to everyone who helped or contributed to this worthy cause.

CAFOD

Throughout the year school and nursery raises money in various ways for CAFOD.  more information on fund raising totals to follow shortly.

Lenten Fundraising

Throughout Lent each class helped to raise a total of £1656.17 .  Children enjoyed the many activities, sponsored walks, triathlon, singathon,weekly toast and bread sticks too.  Thanks to parents and children for all their help with the fundraising.  The money raised was shared between CAFOD, St Peter’s Third World Group and our local hospice Willow Wood.

If you would like to find out more information on the organisations that we have supported click on the relevant links below.

CAFOD website

Little Way Association

Mary’s Meals

The school continues to supports this very worthy charity.  Mr White a parishioner very kindly organised and prepares the ingredients for a Porridge Day in school.  This year our Porridge Day was held  on Wednesday 10th October 2018 and was very well supported by pupils and parents.  A total of £166.13 was raised which will feed 11 children for a full year at school.  Please click on the website link below to find out more information.

Congratulations to Mr White on completing his sponsored walk from school to St. Peter’s Catholic Primary School in Hazel Grove on Friday 26th January 2018. The amount raised in total so far is £1,800 of which £58.15 was raised by school which will feed many children that are in need of this vital aid. Thank you everybody who supported this event and well done to the children who gave Mr. White a very encouraging send-off waving their flags that they made.

Mary’s Meals website

Thank you for your continued support.

Willow Wood Hospice

Throughout the year school  raises money for our local hospice.

Christmas Productions  December 2018 – This year the infant and nursery children performed ‘Whoops a Daisy Angel’ and the juniors performed ‘Cinderella Rockerfella’.  The performances were well excellent and well supported!  Well done to to the children and everyone involved in making the shows so spectacular.  Thank you to parents, grandparents and visitors for your kind donations at the door the total amount raised was £523.71 towards this very worthy charity.  Thank you for your continued support.

Willow Wood Hospice website

Save the Children

This year our second charity we have supported was the Yemen Appeal.  This is currently the world’s largest humanitarian crisis.  Extreme hunger and disease are killing an estimated 130 children a day.  This year’s door collections for the Christmas Productions  2017 was shared with Willow Wood and Save the Children.  A cheque for £249.00 was donated to to the cause.

Thank you for your continued support.

Samaritans Purse

School created 17 boxes for this year’s appeal.  A cheque for £94.10 was  also raised towards the transportation costs.   Well done everyone!

Thank you for your kind donations for a very worthy cause.  To find out more information about this worthy cause click on the link below:

Samaritans Purse website

Mission Together

Mission Together is the Catholic Church’s official overseas charity for children.

Every year children take home a red Mission Box and collect any spare change. These are then returned to school. This year  year St. Peter’s Families raised £176.59 which is working to provide healthcare to children abroad.  An assembly will be held on Monday 23rd July when a cheque will be presented to Mrs Murphy school’s representative for the charity.

Mission Together not only ask for money but also prayers for those children around the world less fortunate than us.

Thank you for your generosity and continued support.

Mission Together website

Francis House (Rainbow Family Trust)

School continues to support this wonderful charity.   In July year 6 performed Bugsy Malone to a wide audience.  The door collection amounted to £131.11 to help raise funds for this wonderful hospice.

Thank you for your continued support.

Children In Need 

To celebrate Children In Need this year the whole school had a ramble around a sunny Cheetham Park on Friday 16th November 2018.  It was suggested a 50p voluntary donation was given by the pupils for this worthy cause, the total fundraising amount to £123.00. Well done everybody!

BBC Children In Need website