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St Mary Magdalene Organ Fundraising Appeal

Our wonderful organ, Old Father Willis, is in need of serious medical treatment! He has keep going for almost 70 years with only minor attention and the time has come for a major operation to ensure he is fighting fit again ....

In aid of St. Mary Magdalene, Taunton

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Total raised
£138,216.00

Target
£250,000.00

55%

Donations accepted until 31-12-2017

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Event details

St Mary Magdalene Organ Fundraising Appeal

Our wonderful organ, Old Father Willis, is in need of serious medical treatment! He has keep going for almost 70 years with only minor attention and the time has come for a major operation to ensure he is fighting fit again ....

For information about current fundraising activities, see this month's Parish Magazine. We're baking cakes, selling desserts, organising quizzes ... and approaching charities who specialise in supporting organ projects.

Event date

13-April-2013 - 
26-July-2014

Event type

Multiple Events

Event is completed

Activity log

In grateful memory of my wife, Jeannette Giblin/Johnson. Thank you for letting me love you.
Donation by Newell
on 24/08/2017
Good luck with the fund raising to bring your planned restoration to completion. With best wishes from the custodian of an 1881 Father Willis @ St. Andrew's, Ashburton.
Donation by Anonymous
on 19/07/2017
£ 75.00
£ 18.75 gift aid
Dedicated to the Memory of Sir George Thalben-Ball, choirmaster and organist at the Temple Church, London. He played the Temple's Willis organ until it was destroyed in the blitz (then its replacement). I was one of his proud choristers 1970-74.
Donation by John Paige
on 20/11/2016
Donation by Anonymous
on 13/06/2016
£ 50.00
£ 12.50 gift aid
I'm sponsoring 4ft of Father Willis - long may he play!
Donation by Sue G.
on 13/06/2016
£ 50.00
£ 12.50 gift aid
I hope this will provide some clarity and sparkle through the addition of a new 2ft rank.
Donation by Ben Carter
on 06/06/2016
£ 25.00
£ 6.25 gift aid
If possible, another 16ft.
Donation by Ken Clarke
on 23/05/2016
£ 160.00
£ 40.00 gift aid
Glad to help two 2 ft pipes.
Donation by Rachael & Dave Parvin
on 17/05/2016
£ 40.00
£ 10.00 gift aid
Donation for 1 4ft pipe
Donation by Judith and Peter Cox
on 16/03/2016
£ 50.00
£ 12.50 gift aid
With thanks to Jean L for allowing me to give her bike a new home
Donation by Anonymous
on 02/05/2014

Donation summary

Direct donations:(online) £700.00
Direct donations:(offline) £137,516.00
Donations to fundraisers:
(online)
£0.00
Donations to fundraisers:
(offline)
£0.00
Total Raised: £138,216.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:
£138,391.00

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