Carlops is a fortunate community and its people are generous. As a congregation we recognise the value of engaging people in the wider community as a way of explaining the church's work, beliefs and attitudes. Partners can be readily attracted to this area of activity and our work is designed to that end.
While our church is a registered charity in its own right, our congregation frequently enlists community support for other charities. Our objective is to establish a programme of funding and practical support for selected causes, in our own community and internationally.
The charities and projects we support are chosen to elicit community-
We monitor charities we support to ensure that they are effective and follow good practice. In this context, Christian Aid has published a statement defining its operational policies; read it here.
Our criteria for supporting any charity are:
|Cultural and social events|
|Children at Carlops church|
|Linkage church activities|
|Aims and objectives|
|Eco Group; Caring for the environment|
|Outreach and pastoral work|
|Music at Carlops Church|
|Church of Scotland|
|Artworks in Carlops church|