Melfort Old Peoples Home Zimbabwe - Our Third World Project of the Sacred Heart Hook


Melfort Old Peoples Home formerly known as Melfort Glen


The newsletter melfort2020.pdf below describes more details about the home. You can also search on Facebook for melfort Old Peoples Home and see photos of the home and a short video clip.

   Indian Supper was held on February 1st 2020 in aid of MOPH
   A most successful Indian Supper was held in the Parish Hall after Mass on February 1st 2020 and well supported by 50 members of the Parish. Pictures taken at the           event  can be seen below in moph2020.pdf
  
   Harvest Lunch 2016 was held on November 20th and was a splendid occasion -
   There was a great variety of delicious food provided by members and it was well supported by member of the Parish. The proceeds of the lunch and raffle and donations       resulted in a donation of £1200 to the residents at Melfort Glen and this will help considerably in the purchase of medicines food and Christmas treats as well as helping     towards the electricity bill. 

   Harvest Lunch 2015 was held successfully

Harvest Lunch 2014 - 16th November 2014

   This was held on Sunday 16th November in the SH Parish Hall and was a happy occasion thanks to Jan and her team of helpers who provided     a delicious lunch for all      those who attended.
   The final amount raised by the Parish was £820 and a very big thank you to all who came and who donated and helped make this a success.
   Photos of the event are shown below (mgharv14.pdf).

Melfort Glen is a home for the destitute elderly in Zimbabwe and continues as a Third World Project by the Sacred Heart Church in Hook. It has recently appeared in a Youtube video (see below) on the Internet produced by the Homes in Zimbabwe charity - For photos of Melfort Glen from the video see the attachment melfhiz.pdf below.

  The poultry project sponsored by the Sacred Heart, Hook can be viewed in document mgnewsk.pdf (below)
  The latest news about Melfort Glen  can also be viewed in the document below (mgnewsm.pdf )

Harvest Lunch 2013 - 3rd November 2013 

   This was held on Sunday 3rd November in the SH Parish Hall and was a most joyous occasion.
   The final amount raised by the Parish was £1280.80 therefore a very big thank you to everyone who donated and helped make this a success.
   Photos of the event are shown below (mgharv13.pdf).

Harvest Lunch 2012 - 28th October 2012

    The Harvest Lunch in aid of Melfort Glen home for the elderly was held in the SH Parish Hall on Sunday 28th October 2012. This was                 another successful occasion. Trish, Maggie and Emrys and their team organised the occasion very well and a delicious lunch was served with        a raffle afterwards. 
    Folk in the parish were most generous with food and drink for the meal, gifts for the raffle and donations from those who were unable to               attend.
    The final amount collected was £1285 so a very big thank you to everyone involved. This gift will go a long way to help the residents of               Melfort Glen  and to make their Christmas and general situation much brighter.    (melf12.pdf) below contains news (October 2012) about          Melfort Glen)


Harvest Lunch 2011 - 20th November 2011

    The Harvest Lunch in aid of Melfort Glen home for the elderly in Zimbabwe was held on Sunday 20th November at 1pm
    and was a most successful occasion with the final amount collected being £1100. This will greatly help the elderly residents of Melfort Glen.
    About 45 members of the Sacred Heart attended the lunch  which was organised by Kevin Saunders and his team of helpers. A delicious roast
    lunch was served and afterwards a raffle was held with prizes donated by generous members. A big thank you to everyone involved for their
    work and donations for this most worthy cause. Pictures of the 2011 lunch are in the attachment mgharv11.pdf below.
   

Harvest Lunch at the Sacred Heart 2010 

The Harvest Lunch 2010 was held in the SH Parish Hall in aid of Melfort Glen home for the elderly in ZImbabwe.
The event was well attended and was very well organised by Kevin Saunders and his team who prepared the lunch
and ran the Raffle afterwards.
An amazing £1100 was collected by the Parish which will go a long way in helping the old folk at Melfort Glen.
Thank you very much to everyone who so kindly gave their donations and time in making this such a generous sum.
Please also remember the elderly and their supporters at MG in your prayers.

Click on the attachments below to see photos  and also to read about the latest developments at Melfort Glen.
( mgnewsn.pdf  contains latest news (October 2015) of Melfort Glen.
For those files containing photos you may find it better to download the file and view it on your own PC for clearer pictures.

Other links

Melfort Glen Elderly Home Zimbabwe

MG appears 8.00 minutes into this video on YouTube;click here to view

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