Have you Considered Making a Donation to, or Fundraising for, The Octagon Parish?

Donations to the Octagon Parish support the work of the church in the local community which includes numerous outreach projects. These projects are for the benefit of all who live, work or visit the Octagon area regardless of faith or religious affiliation. Your donation supports the church buildings and contents, keeping them safe and actively used for the benefit of all. Finally, donations support maintaining active regular Christian worship in all our churches.

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There are many ways to support the work of The Octagon Parish see below for lots of ideas

Making a Donation to Help Repair and Maintain Individual Church Buildings in the Octagon Parish
Leave a Legacy in Your Will to Support the Octagon Parish
Donate Every Month to Support the Octagon Parish
Make a One Off Donation to the Octagon Parish
Take Part in a Fundraising Event

Donating to The Octagon Parish
Where Your Money Goes

Who pays for our Rector, Lay Readers and Administration Team

Preserving Our Historic Church Buildings
Recent Projects

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Ecclesiastical Trust 130 – Insure your home through Ecclesiastical Insurance and they will donate £130 to The Octagon Parish

EBay for Charity – Include a donation to The Octagon Parish when you sell online

Easyfundrasing – Raise donations for The Octagon Parish whenever you shop online

Octagon E Cards – Send ECards and support The Octagon  Parish

Charity Registration No. 1156866

The Parochial Church Council of the Octagon Parish is listed with the charity commission
Click here for further information from the Charity Commission

For further information on the Octagon Parochial Church Council please visit the PCC webpages. by clicking here


Octagon Financial Policy Documents

Please click on the headings below to access our financial policy documents.

The Octagon Parish Fundraising and Grant Seeking Policy

The Octagon Parish Legacy Policy

The Octagon Parish Investment Policy

The Octagon Parish Reserves Policy

Friends Societies

Both Up Marden, St Michael and Stoughton St Mary have active Friends Societies. These groups make grants towards the material care of these historic churches as well as paying to insure them. They also help to promote religious ,cultural, historic and charitable works to encourage interest in the church.

Charity Commission Page for the Friends of St Michael, Up Marden

Charity Commission Page for the Friends of St Mary, Stoughton

Support the Octagon Parish

Donate to help us maintain and support our churches. With very few other resources in the parish, each church provides a heart for the surrounding community.

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