Posted: October 2016
Staffed by church and charity volunteers, Cards for Good Causes will once again have their temporary Christmas Card Shop in our church. This year it opens on Wednesday 2nd November until Saturday 17th December. You can shop each day, Monday to Saturday from 10am to 4pm. At least 25 charities will have their cards on display for which they receive a minimum of 70p in every pound. Fuller details of what they receive is on the Cards for Good Causes website and on their posters.
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Community centre - Cards for Good Causes: 30 local and national charities