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    Crowdfunding Campaign Launched

    by  • March 22, 2016 • Fundraising

    On Friday the 11th March, we launched our £17,500 kitchen appeal through the crowdfunding site, Crowdfunder.co.uk. You can make a pledge here. If you prefer, you can also give via cheque.  Please make cheques payable to Shiloh Rotherham and send to Kitchen Appeal, Shiloh Rotherham, Millfold House, Westgate, Rotherham, S60 1BD. We were joined by an enthusiastic...

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    Our volunteers Brenda & Anne need a new kitchen!

    by  • March 9, 2016 • Fundraising

    You may have heard Shiloh is moving! We are very excited about what this means for the future of our organisation and how the new, larger premises will help us to serve our guests. The lease for our current building won’t be renewed at the end of the year, but we have been offered alternative accomodation...

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    Shiloh’s New Patron, Sarah Champion MP

    by  • February 19, 2016 • Community

    It is with delight that Shiloh can announce that our local MP, Sarah Champion, has agreed to become the charity’s first patron. Her involvement with Shiloh began within days of her election as a Member of Parliament in December 2012 when she paid a visit to our premises and learned first hand about the...

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    Christmas Cheer in Shiloh

    by  • December 28, 2015 • Community, General

    The wonderful people in and around Rotherham came together to provide a wonderful Christmas for the homeless and hungry folk in the town. Shiloh’s John and Jane McDonnell who organised the Christmas Day event were totally amazed at the contributions of various individuals and groups, such as the Lions in Rawmarsh providing the Christmas...

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    Supporters come for Christmas Lunch

    by  • December 15, 2015 • Events

    We welcomed our regular supporters to Shiloh’s annual Christmas lunch.  These are the people, without whom, we could not do what we do. They included representatives of local churches Holy Trinity, Thorpe Hesley, Broom Methodist and Sheffield Elim, Voluntary Action Rotherham, We Let Homes, RMBC and Mayor of Rotherham, Maggi Clark as well as individual...

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    Shiloh to move to the Weighbridge

    by  • December 11, 2015 • General

    At today’s annual Christmas lunch for supporters, John McDonnell, Shiloh’s Service Development Manager announced our planned move next year to the Old Weighbridge, Station Road. This week, we received a great Christmas present, the draft proposal from RMBC of a 25 year lease on a peppercorn rent.  The council, who have an offer for the...

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    BBC comes to Shiloh!

    by  • December 9, 2015 • Guest Stories

    BBC Comes to Shiloh

    Planned showing on BBC national news 6.00 & 10.00pm this Thursday. Shiloh partner, Crisis Charity UK conducted a nationwide survey on the effects of benefit sanctioning on the lives of homeless and vulnerable people. Many of the people coming into Shiloh desperate for help and support are as a result of being sanctioned, and so...

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    Don’t you see me?

    by  • December 8, 2015 • Community, Fundraising

      We were delighted when Steve Barton from Kelford Special School called to say that he and the children had created a Charity CD to raise money for Shiloh.  When we heard the words, we were all moved.  If you read them, we’re sure you will be too.   Out on the streets with...

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    Christmas Opening 2015

    by  • December 8, 2015 • Community, General

    Over the Christmas period, Shiloh will be open for: Lunch on Christmas Day (Friday December 25th) from 11.30am to 12.30pm Hot Snacks and Drinks on Boxing Day (Saturday 26th December) from 11.00am to 2.00pm. Lunch on New Years Day (Friday 1st January) from 11.30am to 12.30pm Our last day before the break is Wednesday...

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