Church of England Diocese of Manchester Rivington

Our Charities

Namibia Link: is a charity that started at Holy Trinity in 1996 but now encompasses all of our Team churches. We provide support to two parishes, Okathitu and Ruacana, in the bush area of Northern Namibia where there is often droughts or flooding.

What we do: We hold fundraising events to fund start-up projects in the schools, the churches or the community, that designed to improve the local people’s circumstances.

How can you help: Come along to fundraising events or inquire about making regular or one-off donations.


Urban Outreach: Learn More

What we do: We have a permanent "Grub Tub" at the back of the church for food donations for the Storehouse Project; we provide tinned and dried foods for Winter-watch; we collect donations of items for the Christmas Dinner on Jesus appeal and we provide a venue and volunteers for the BL lunches some members of our congregation are volunteers for Urban Outreach.

How can you help: Bring food to put in the grub tub and support events that occur throughout the year.


Christian Aid: Learn More

What we do: We have Christian Aid envelopes permanently on display for donations; we deliver and collect envelopes for Christian Aid week; we have members of the Christian Aid team in Horwich.

How can you help: Donate through the envelops or help by joining the team who collect them.


Fair Trade: Learn More

What we do: Fair Trade goods used are used in church where possible and we support Fair Trade Fortnight events.

How can you help: Buy Fair Trade at yourself!


Fort Alice: Learn More

What we do: We hold an ongoing collection of clothing and personal hygiene items for the women and children living at Fort Alice.

How can you help: Supporting the collection by bringing along what you can.