You can support us in one of three ways:
Please pray for the following
You can join us to pray any Monday morning in Chester during term time. We meet in St Anselm Chapel in Chester Cathedral from 9:15 to 10:15.
We also set aside a quiet space in our Chester office to pray on Wednesday from 12-1 and Thursday 11-12 every week.
If you have words, pictures, verses, thoughts inspired by God for us, then please communicate them to us on firstname.lastname@example.org
Each year we take volunteers who come to work with us either to gain experience or just to offer their skills and time. The Light Project could not function without these people so do please consider giving some of your time. Contact us on email@example.com for more information.
Amazing mirror image t-shirts to encourage you and support us!
Loads of colours, loads of sizes. Just go to www.tinyurl.com/reflektees and treat yourself.
We are looking for 500 supporters over the next 5 years to support our work. To join our 500 Partnership you can complete a standing order form for a regular monthly amount. Please call us on 01244 400221 to request a form as they aren’t available on line.
If you are a United Kingdom tax payer then please also complete the gift aid section so that we can claim an extra 25p from the government for every £1 you donate.
You can also help us financially right now by making an on-line donation via The Charities Trust
“We support the Light Project on a monthly basis, as part of the 500 partnership, because we believe that it is the best investment we could choose to make. By regularly supporting the Project, we help them fund their many activities in and around Chester, all of which are intended to demonstrate God’s love and to draw people into a relationship with Jesus.”
- Dave and Maggie Wilson
If your employer is part of the Payroll Giving scheme, you can make a regular tax-free donation to The Light Project direct from your pay or pension.
Through payroll giving a £10 donation will only cost you £8. The taxman will add the extra £2.00or even more if you are a higher rate taxpayer!
Did you know that anyone who completes a Self Assessment tax return can nominate the charity of their choice to receive all or part of any repayment?
All you need to do to donate some or all of your tax repayment to the Light Project is include our unique identifier number on the tax return form in box 19A.3. Our unique id number is DAE62DG.
With your agreement the Inland Revenue will treat this refund as a Gift Aid donation, meaning that the Light Project will get an extra 25p for every £1 donated. For us to receive this extra money at no cost to you all you have to do is tick box 19A.4 on the tax return form.
What are the advantages?
If you shop online there’s now a simple, easy and free way for you to support the Light Project.Best of all you can even save money!
We’ve teamed up with easyfundraising who provide a shopping directory listing some of your favourite online stores. Over 350 popular retailers are participating including AMAZON, PLAY.com, Toys’R'Us, DELL, John Lewis, Woolworths, HMV, Comet and Vodafone. And if you need house or car insurance then easyfundraising is great place to start!
All you need to do is use the links provided on the easyfundraising site whenever you shop online, and at no extra cost we’ll receive up to 15% of every purchase you make – it’s that simple!
It doesn’t cost a penny extra to shop and raise funds in this way, and you can even SAVE MONEY as many retailers give exclusive discounts and savings when you shop using the easyfundraising site.
If you shop online ANYWAY why not help raise extra funds for us by using this completely FREE service. Visit http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/thelightproject and when you register select The Light Project as the organisation you wish to support.
www.everyclick.com is an internet search engine with a big difference – it donates half its revenues to charity! Click on the image opposite or visit www.everyclick.com, register and choose The Light Project as your charity. Or why not makewww.everyclick.com/thelightproject your home page and make sure you use it whenever you search the web. It does not cost us, or you, a penny so please use it to support The Light Project.
Can you help us raise funds for our work?
Each year our volunteers, student and staff participate in a number of fundraising and sponsorship events. Perhaps you might like to join in!
You can even set up your own on-line sponsorship page – its easily done with Charities Trust.
For further details on anything to do with giving contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Our work is supported by a number of different church leaders who form a council of reference:
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