Harvest Festival Thanksgiving at St Aidan’s 2018
10th September 2018
St Aidan’s Harvest Festival Thanksgiving
Sunday 7th October 2018
10am All-age Parade Service and 6pm Holy Communion
We are collecting produce for Southend HARP, and money given will go to Water Aid.
Since 2013 Southend HARP helped 5710 people, 146 long term rough sleepers were housed and 1133 homeless people were housed. HARP can house up to 174 people who would otherwise be homeless. Your food donations will enable HARP to provide over 60,000 meals and food parcels for the homeless in Southend.
Water Aid provides clean water for some of the poorest communities in the world.
HARP Wish List for 2018 Cooking oil, Tinned veg, 1ltr cartons of fruit juice, Tinned new potatoes, Instant Mash, Biscuits, Ground pepper, herbs & spices, Mayo, ketchup, brown and BBQ sauce, Jars of sandwich fillings and paste, Tinned hot dogs and meatballs, Pasta and noodle sachets, Pasta and pasta bake sauces, Rice Pudding, Fray Bentos meat pies and puddings, Breakfast cereals, Microwave sponge puddings, Multipacks of small packs of crisps, Instant gravy & stuffing, Tinned fruit, Microwave rice, Tinned fish, Batter, dumpling and crumble mix, Powdered milk, Large bottles of fizzy drinks, Custard, Sultanas/mixed fruit, Evaporated Milk, Pasta bake sauces, coffee.
Please note, HARP are not in need of tea bags, pasta, chick peas or kidney beans at this time due to your previous generous donations.