Generous Funds Received
RNLI Cullercoats has received generous funds of £315.00 from St. Andrew’s United Reformed Church, Monkseaton. The cheque presentation took place on Sunday 22nd of February along with two other donations to Alzheimer’s Society and St. Oswalds Hospice.
Each year the church lists a number of charities which is then short listed to three ‘finalists’ by way of vote by members of the church. This year RNLI Cullercoats was one of the three lucky charities to be awarded this kind donation. Ann Hammond Assistant Church Secretary added: ’We were all pleased to support the RNLI and especially one of our local stations. Our members have worked hard throughout the year running many events including, film club, table top sales and regular concerts among just some of the events’.
The church raised a total of £945.00 which has been split equally between the three charities.
Captain Kinghorn, Lifeboat Education Officer said: ‘We feel exceptionally grateful for this generous donation and can be rest assured the money will be put to great use’.