Category Archives: Fundraising

Scary Paraglider Flight

Geoff - Scary Paraglider Flight

100’s of feet above ground in south Wales. No landing gear, no engine, no second-chance!   PLEASE SPONSOR ME ! https://www.cafonline.org/my-personal-giving/start-giving/donate-now   For my 69th birthday this year I plan to paraglide for about 15 minutes hundreds of feet above south Wales.  I shall be strapped to an instructor, but as the disclaimer form encouragingly […]

Newsletter April 2019

Can God Be Trusted

An Exciting Year! Weekly activities continue in the Centre including Roma childrens’ literacy class, refugee church and nearby the feeding programme for homeless people. Weekly activities make good use of the spaces, including Sunday worship, school for about 80 children, youth groups, and autumn classes of a theological school.  Several high-profile conferences took place in […]

Treasure Hunt Walk Fundraiser

Bulgarian Partners Trust Treasure Hunt Walk 2017

On Saturday 10th June we are going on a treasure hunt around the historical village of Wotton-Under-Edge. The walk starts at 2.30pm meeting at the Heritage Centre at “The Chipping” – Post code GL12 7AD. There is a large carpark with free parking for 3 hours. The walk is about 1.5 miles and takes about […]

Walk 10 Miles and Raise £10

BPTwalk

Bristol City Circular Prayer Walk & Fundraiser Dear Supporter You are invited to take part in a circular walk starting at Cairns Road Baptist Church connecting with churches in the south and east of the city. The full walk will be approximately 10 miles and is broken into 3 stages. You can do the full […]

Commissioning the buildings

snow around the new centre

On a practical level the registration of the ownership of the Buildings, assessment and payment of taxes, setting up contracts for rubbish-collection, servicing equipment, etc. are still in progress preventing the letting of offices on the top two floors, but other parts of the building are gradually being occupied as fitting-out allows.   Ralitsa, who installed […]

Cycling to Sofia – 2015

sofia trip 2015

Three intrepid cyclists will be cycling over 700 miles to Sofia, starting today, 10th September, to raise funds for the new Social, Medical and Training Centre in Sofia, Bulgaria. They are Richard Taylor, a Chartered Surveyor, Mark Corcoran, a General Practitioner and John Wallis, Engineer, all based in Bristol in the UK. The new centre contains […]

Rocket Man Geoff takes to the skies again!

quarry zip wire

Following the success of last year’s parachute jump, our daredevil honorary secretary Geoff Wallis will be celebrating his 65th birthday this August by ‘flying’ across Penrhyn Quarry in Snowdonia at up to 100 mph on Europe’s highest and fastest zip wire. Geoff will be zipping along 500ft above the ground in order to raise money […]

Clevedon Court Garden Party raises over £4,000

Relaxing on the lawn at Clevedon House

A fantastic sum of over £4,000 (including Gift Aid) was raised for BPT at the annual garden party held at Clevedon Court on Saturday 3rd May 2014. Clevedon Court, now a National Trust property, is one of the most interesting historic houses in England with its medieval Great Hall, Library, Museum of Elton glassware and […]

Over £40,000 raised by Bristol to Sofia Bike Ride

Bristol to Sofia - October 2013

They did it! On 18th October 2013, Richard, Mark and Tedi reached Sofia safe and sound. The Bristol to Sofia Cycle Ride was completed ahead of schedule in just three weeks, although Richard returned home part-way through when sadly his mother was taken ill and passed away. Tedi Oprenov took his place, and Richard was able […]