Outreach – being the difference


Harvest

  ‘The earth is the Lord’s and all that is in it, the world, and those who live in it; for God has founded it on the seas, and established it on the rivers.’ – Psalm 24:1-2 The Junior Harvest Services was celebrated by Fr Richard from St Paul’s, for the children in the Prep and […]


HG Harvest Donation Appeal

Our harvest donations will benefit people who go to the Wokingham Foodbank and The Link Visiting Scheme. We are holding our annual Harvest Services on Thursday 5th October for the Eaton Grange pupils at 8:35am and on Friday 6th October for the Prep and Pre-Prep pupils at 9:00am. Both services are in the Caudwell Hall. Parents […]


Thankyou for your hampers!

Sam and Amelia would like to sincerely thank those families in the Holme Grange community who have supported their Christmas initiative in favour of customers at the Wokingham Foodbank. They have received a generous pile of Christmas treats that will certainly enliven the festivities of a number of families in the Wokingham borough. We made the […]


Foodbank Christmas Hamper Appeal

by Sam & Amelia, Headboy and Headgirl A visit to the foodbank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity for most families. This Christmas time, the foodbanks will be trying to do a little extra for their customers. Sam and Amelia would like to appeal to the Holme Grange community for small Christmas Hampers.  Some of the produce […]


Harvest

“What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we reap in the harvest of action.” – Meister Eckhart (1260-1328), a German theologian, philosopher and mystic Harvest Festival is a celebration of the food grown in the United Kingdom. We give thanks that we have more than enough to eat and we need to consider how we share our […]


Charity begins at Holme

“Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.” – St Francis of Assisi (1180-1226) an Italian Catholic friar and preacher We are indeed blessed at Holme Grange School and we take our commitment to charity seriously. As we start a new academic year we consider the different ways that we can Share […]


Harvest Donations 2016

This year’s Harvest is scheduled for the first full week of October. Harvest is a significant time in the church calendar for giving thanks for the food that is produced across the United Kingdom and when we show our social awareness and care for people in our community who need support.


Harvest in our Community

“I inherited that calm from my father, who was a farmer. You sow, you wait for good or bad weather, you harvest, but working is something you always need to do.” Miguel Indurain, Spanish athlete During our Harvest Festival we reflected on the produce that we harvest in the United Kingdom. Right here at Holme Grange […]