Shoe Box Appeal 2017

On Sunday 19th November, members of our upper school once again volunteered their time to aid the Ferryhill Methodist Church congregation with their shoe box appeal. This appeal ensures that young people who may be living in disadvantaged circumstances all around the world receive a gift at Christmas time. After a full day of rehearsals and workshops, our students made their way up to the Methodist Church and helped the congregation transport the shoe boxes into the vehicles waiting outside the church. In record time we managed to move nearly…

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Shoe Box Appeal 2016

On Sunday 20th November, members of our upper school once again volunteered their time to a truly worthy cause, the Romanian shoe box appeal. The initiative sends shoe boxes all over the world to children who may not usually get Christmas presents. After rehearsals, upper school walked up to the Methodist Church and began to move the boxes, with the help of the congregation, from the church into the van, ready to be delivered. After only 11 minutes, the 1000+ boxes were packed away and the congregation invited us all…

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Shoe Box Appeal

Since 2011 Enter CIC staff, students and volunteers have worked alongside the community in support of Ferryhill Methodist Church’s annual Shoe Box Appeal. Each year we help members of the church pack over 1000 shoe boxes onto a van for shipment to Romania. The boxes contain an array of gifts that have been packed by the congregation (and friends) of the church. The boxes are shipped in time for Christmas and given to children at Christmas time. It is fantastic that our young people support this important cause and each…

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