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Sue and Nathan's Birthday

Support Engage Befriending

Sue Winyard | 31 August 2018

Raised out of £ 1000.00 target

£ 350.00

Including Gift Aid: £ 381.87
Raised offline: £ 200.00

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Welcome to my fundraising page.

Sue and Nathan are celebrating a total of 100 years of life! We really don't need anything ourselves but if you would like to make a donation to our chosen charity that would be appreciated. Engage Befriending is a project of The Mustard Tree Foundation; the charity which Sue currently works for. Engage Befriending connects volunteers with isolated older people. 91% of our clients say they feel less isolated since being introduced to their befriender. The project is having an impact on the day to day lives of many in our town and any financial support for this valuable project is appreciated.

Donating with is really easy and completely secure. If you are a UK taxpayer, please confirm that you would like to reclaim Gift Aid on your donation. This will add 25p to every £1 you give. Thanks for visiting!

Mustard Tree Foundation Reading, Engage Befriending

The Mustard Tree's simple aim is to be a voice for the unheard in local communities across Reading and the surrounding area. We do this by identifying, incubating and resourcing local faith-based social action projects that address unmet or overlooked needs, and championing change in strategic contexts. We currently have four projects:

The Rahab Project - Identifying, supporting and empowering anyone who is affected by exploitation.

Reading Lifeline - Counselling and support for those affected by infertility or baby loss during pregnancy or soon after birth.

Engage Befriending - Reconnecting isolated older people with their community through regular visits from a befriender.

Starting Point – Helping NEET young adults to access opportunities through mentoring and work experience.

We have been supporting our community for over 13 years, acting as a hub for 10 different projects, which cumulatively have impacted the lives of over 2,000 people and mobilised over 250 local volunteers.

Registered Charity No.1104631

Recent Donations



17 July 2018

£ 30.00

+ £ 7.50 Gift Aid


12 July 2018

happy birthdays!

£ 20.00

+ £ 5.00 Gift Aid


28 April 2018

Has to be £1 per birthday really!

£ 100.00

+ £ 25.00 Gift Aid