Updates

Business Plan available here (revised Business Plan March 2019)

User Survey Booklet is available here

The Big Give Christmas Challenge

We took part in the 2015 Christmas Challenge and raised £10,000 which included matched funding from the Reed Foundation and our sponsor.

We also took part in the 2016 Christmas Challenge and raised  £7,118 during the Challenge and again in 2017 raising £7,500 in total with the Reed Foundation contributing £1,250 to our total.

The Reed Foundation agreed to be our Charity Champion for 2018 when we raised a total of £16,510 including our pledger and the Reed Foundation grant of £2,500. 

Local giving Match Funding Appeal 2017

Thanks to everyone who took part in the Grow Your Tenner Scheme 2017. By October 2018 we had raised £1,130.

2019

Local fund-raising never stops

With local fund-raising for Open Doors now topping an impressive £74,000 from 213 events, it is a pleasure to report on a wide range of successful initiatives during 2017/2018.  These included a Town and Gown walk led by Peter Berry, a Quiz Night, sale of home made Greeting Cards, a concert by the Oxford Gospel Choir, sales of Refreshments from the John Wesley Room, various recitals and concerts.

Thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation for their two grants amounting to £50,000 towards the Open Doors Project.

Thanks also to Allchurches Trust Ltd for their two grants amounting to £16,000 towards the Open Doors project.