The Open Door Centre

is substantially maintained by fundraising and grants.

So we rely on our benefactors, as well as carrying out fundraising

on our own behalf, with concerts, sales and our “100 Club” monthly draw.


We would like to thank our benefactors:

Albert Hunt Charitable Trust

Ammco Charitable Trust


Broadway Baptist Church

Co-operative Store, Gorse Hill

Garfield Weston Foundation

Gooch Lodge

Jack Lane Charitable Trust

Jovial Monk, St Andrew’s Ridge

Kentwood Choirs

Leonard Laity Stoat Charitable Trust

Matthews Wrightson Charity Trust

Midcounties Co-operative

Moose International Swindon 32

Provincial Grand Lodge of Wiltshire

Pegasus Brass Band

Persimmon Homes

Pleydell Masonic Lodge

Police & Crimes Commissioner

Saint Barnabas Church

Saracen’s Head, Highworth

Stratton Parish Council

Swindon Borough Council

Swindon Lions Club

Swindon Rotary Clubs

Swiss Chalet, Gorse Hill

TSB Local Charity Partnership Programme

Vehicle Body Repair Centre

Waitrose Community Matters

Walter Guinness Charitable Trust

WHSmith Group

Wiltshire Community Foundation

Zurich Community Trust

 plus many individuals who have given us large and small donations

What your donation buys:  £5 pays for a volunteer’s lunch and hot drinks for a day

£25 pays for a singing session or a relaxation class

£100 covers all the volunteers’ travel expenses for a month

£2,000 keeps The Open Door Centre running for a week