Diocese of Leeds

St Patrick's Mission ONE and THREE Yorkshire Peak Challenges 2023

St Patrick's Mission is based in the city of Bradford and is served by the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal whose work with the poor and homeless was featured in the BBC One documentary Bronx to Bradford: Friars on a Mission.
£4,308
raised of £10,000 target
by 78 supporters
RCN 249404

Be a fundraiser

Create your own fundraising page and help support this cause.

Start fundraising

Story

In Bradford, the needs of the poor and destitute are many. The Franciscan Friars of the Renewal offer a space in which physical, spiritual, and social needs can be met. Visitors are always greeted with a smile! Each Friar has a strong sense of what it means to give service with an underlying sense of dignity. The Friar's caring hospitality is essential for those seeking refuge and rest from the clamour of the city. Since the COVID pandemic, the number of those coming to the Friar's has doubled and they now offer lunch to over 150 people daily.

Singing, prayers, scripture, healing and evangelisation are an integral part of the Friars mission. They offer a harbour for everyone!

The Franciscan Friars of the Renewal need help to raise funds for their ongoing work of evangelisation at St Patrick's Mission Bradford, they invite you to participate in or offer sponsorship of the stunningly sublime ONE Peak Challenge Walk or the THREE Peaks Challenge on 12th August 2023.

To register online: https://www.stpatricksmission.co.uk

Alternatively, you can contact them by phone on: 01274 721989

It is no use walking anywhere to preach unless our walking is our preaching. St Francis of Assisi.

God bless you all! Thank you

About the charity

Diocese of Leeds

Verified by JustGiving

RCN 249404
The Catholic Diocese of Leeds is formed of laity, clergy and religious who work together to proclaim the Gospel of Christ and put living faith into action. We promote youth work, evangelisation, education, communication, priestly and other vocations, family life, ecumenical and interfaith dialogues.

Donation summary

Total raised
£4,307.88
+ £423.33 Gift Aid
Online donations
£4,307.88
Offline donations
£0.00
Direct donations
£4,307.88
Donations via fundraisers
£0.00

* Charities pay a small fee for our service. Find out how much it is and what we do for it.