07: Supporting the community – fundraising & volunteering
A society for men, designed for self improvement and to do charity work.
To enable the whole village to meet together for an evening to celebrate the harvest coming home
Registered Charity No. 1184104
Service to the community, including fund-raising and supporting local projects.
To raise funds for the charity
An organisation with charitable purposes, to advance health and relieve sickness, especially in people in Wedmore, Axbridge and surrounding areas.
To help the congregation of St Mary’s to raise money to maintain and enhance St Mary’s as an all-village community centre.
AIMS AND OBJECTS:
To support people in need in the Isle of Wedmore and surrounding local communities in order to improve their quality of life (with a special focus on the elderly, isolated, lonely and vulnerable) in order to:
Minimise poverty, isolation, exclusion and mental distress and boost wellbeing within the local community,
Develop a culture of mutual support and friendship within the local community
Encourage mutual aid initiatives and community support social activities at street level
Build community resilience in the face of social, economic and environmental challenges
This neighbourhood support provision includes – but is not limited to – transport, home visits, basic domestic/household assistance, helping with shopping, collecting prescriptions, help with errands and befriending,
A Masonic Lodge, a society for men, designed for self improvement and to do charity work.
To connect people who work together to solve community problems and promote goodwill
Supporting farmers to keep an the interest in conservation on the moors