Below are details of recent and upcoming events. If there is something you would like to add to this online noticeboard, send me some information using the "Contact Us" form or alternatively simply send me an email. Thanks.
Volunteer Help Needed
Can you give some of your time to help with the
There is an opportunity to help as Manager (5-10 hrs per week approx)....
Or to help as part of a small team with food parcel delivery or sorting & labelling food....
to find out more, please contact:-
Jim Benton-Evans Tel: 07702 84272707702 842727
for an informal discussion about what is involved.
(added 31st August 2014)
Donations at Christmas
Clothing for the Homeless
If you can donate any good quality mens clothing for the Homelessness Project at St. Catharines, Edinburgh, then please leave it in the box provided Hall of Friendship, Innerleithen Church.
Gift Sunday 7th December
Our gifts will go to the Galashiels Family Centre. The age range is from birth to 16 years. The greatest need this year is for toys & clothing for the first 3yrs. Baby clothes/bedding (in very good condition) would also be welcomed. Gifts whould be unwrapped but including sheets of gift wrap paper is helpful.
(added 9th November 2014)
Peeblesshire Food Bank
The Peeblesshire Food Bank is open!
Operating from the industrial estate at Cavalry Park, Peebles.
Open: Tuesdays 10am - 1pm;
Fridays 12midday - 3pm.
It is a Trussell Trust Foodbank and operates on a referral basis by vouchers issued by approved organisations.
It would be delighted to accept gifts of any of the following food items:-
Milk (UHT or powdered); Fruit juice (carton); Pasta sauces; Tomatoes (tinned); Rice pudding (tinned); Instant mashed potato; Tinned meat/fish; Jam; Sugar (500g); Soup; Spong pudding (tinned); Cereals; Tea bags/instant coffee; Rice; pasta; Tinned fruit; Biscuits or snack bars
Gifts of food can be left in the box at the back of the church.
(added 10th August 2014)
Hall of Friendship
The Church Hall is in now sold...
if you wish to book the Hall of Friendship in the Innerleithen Church for a meeting or other activities, then please contact Bob Scott:-
tel: 01896 831 15201896 831 152
(added 8th June 2014)
Quiet Space at St. James RC Church
Father Wotek & the congregation at
St. James, Innerleithen,
wish to encourage all the churches and
the wider community to
come for a time of prayer or quiet reflection
when the church is open on weekdays
between 9am to 3pm.
(added 27th April 2014)