Borderlands awarded £48,254 for mentoring project

Borderlands has been announced as one of three charities in the ITV West Country East region to be awarded up to £50,000 worth of project funding from The People’s Projects competition. The competition was a joint venture between ITV and The Big Lottery Fund. You can see the results being announced at our busy lunchtime…

Borderlands compete for £50,000 Lottery funding

Borderlands is one of five charities in the ITV West Country East region to be selected for the chance to win £50,000 worth of project funding from The People’s Projects competition. The competition is a joint venture between ITV and The Big Lottery Fund. The winner of the competition will be chosen in a public…

Supporting the homeless sleep-out

Date: 10pm on the night of Friday 26 February 2015 until 6.30am on Sat morning Where: St Philips and St Jacob Church at Tower Hill, Bristol BS2 0ET This year Rev Richard McKay (Chairman of Borderlands) along with Borderlands staff and volunteers will be participating the sponsored Sleep Out in the ground of Pip ‘n’…

AGM 2015 Review

Borderlands (South West) Ltd Annual General Meeting Held at St Nicholas of Tolentino Church on 24th November 2015 Chair’s speech by Reverend Richard McKay Firstly, to welcome you all here. ‘Welcome’ is an important word because that is the very purpose and the message of our ‘Borderlands’ charity – to create a place of welcome…

AGM 2014 report

On Tuesday 11th November 2014 Borderlands held its Annual General Meeting which was well attended by invited guests, trustees, volunteers and members alike. Rev. Richard McKay gave the Chairman’s annual address; Hilary Jones gave the financial report and John Patrick, an asylum seeker, volunteer and member spoke of the day he was invited as part…