Christmas Unwrapped

01908 270 670

Author Archive | Carol Wheatle

Advent update

Christmas Unwrapped

As you can imagine this Year was a bit different. We couldn’t be in schools to present our regular Christmas Unwrapped assemblies. It was sad that we couldn’t reach the hundreds of pupils that we annually meet with, to create and fun and exciting environment, where we teach the true meaning of christmas. We did […]

Continue Reading
Meet-the-team-–-The-Orrell-Trust

New Staff

In January we welcomed Amy Jasper to Bridgebuilder. Amy brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to schools work. She is excited to join Bridgebuilder and hopes the team can put up with her love of cats, coffee and video gaming. In February we welcomed Fern Bailey to the Bridgebuilder team. Fern’s experience of mentoring […]

Continue Reading

Testimonies of our work

  Hi, my name is Sam Hall and I am age 39 and live in Newport Pagnell. I went to Ousedale School NP campus.     Do you remember receiving an assembly? And often smile at my great memories of Tim Cutting coming into our schools assemblies on a regular basis, and being a cool […]

Continue Reading

Support for schools

We hope that you are well and adjusting to this challenging time. We wanted to let you know that we are here to support you, your staff and pupils. Rachel has stepped up to the mark and is continuing to help assemblies to be delivered straight to your schools in support of her Grace Church […]

Continue Reading
B9gEMb3mSpGok43melu7pg

Christmas Campaign Festive Fundraiser

This term we want to give you the opportunity to get involved in our Christmas Campaign, by donating you will help us continue to deliver sessions in schools. This term alone we will visit 121 schools to deliver 283 assemblies; we will engage with 33,124 pupils! Your donation will help us raise self-esteem and empower […]

Continue Reading
A huge thank you to you all

Fundraising Cream Tea Raised £450

On Saturday 13th July we held our second cream tea event this year at Shenley  Christian Fellowship. We had a lovely crowd of people filling the cafe space indulging in scones and scrummy cakes games and a table quiz. We raised a grand total of £450, a huge thanks to all who came and supported this […]

Continue Reading

Easter Cracked – another record!

This year 41 schools have booked an Easter Cracked session with their local church(es) in conjunction with Bridgebuilder.  This means 2,340 primary aged children in Years 5 or 6 will experience this interactive fun project – the highest number yet for Easter Cracked! Easter Cracked tells the Easter story through a range of media, and […]

Continue Reading
Wrapping tent 2

Christmas wrapping raised £833.03!

Thank you to all our volunteers and staff who came and wrapped Christmas presents for intu MK customers during December in order to raise funds for Bridgebuilder – your efforts raised £833.03 over 36 sessions for our work in local schools…great news! Although a gingerbread house tent in the ‘open’ part of intu was a […]

Continue Reading