Come and work for Balsam!

  We are looking to recruit two new members of staff for Balsam: a Family Liaison Officer (20 hours a week) and Fundraiser (Half time post). Family Liaison Officer (20 Hours per week) Understanding and self-motivated Family Liaison Officer with Safe Guarding experience required for a Christian charity offering support to vulnerable and isolated families […]

Didcot Community Gospel Choir CD

Didcot Community Gospel Choir have made a super CD and 25% of their sales are going to Balsam!  CDs are available from the Balsam office @ £10.  Tracks include:  ‘Lean on Me’, Bridge over Troubled Water; The Rhythm of Life; Amazing Grace; and more. Order while stocks last!  Contact Martin on 07387 391148 or email: […]

Summer Celebrations

It was great to see so many people at the Balsam Summer Celebration on Saturday 8th July in Didcot Baptist Church. A word of thanks to supermarkets Tescos & Sainsbury’s for donating £10 vouchers for food for the Celebration and Aldi £30 for cakes.  The bouncy castle was hired from ‘Time to Bounce’ who regularly […]

Bagpackers in Didcot Sainsburys….

Our bag packing event on Saturday 8th July raised a fantastic £322.57 – a very worthwhile contribution to Balsam funds.  A BIG THANK YOU to all the volunteers and to Sainsbury’s customers who gave so generously (whether or not they availed themselves of our help)!  This was especially pleasing in the shortened hours we were […]

Early Sunday morning fundraising…..

Thanks to Kate Jackson and her family for getting up early on a Sunday morning and doing a car boot sale in aid of Balsam Family Project. What a great way to de-clutter and raise vital funds for Balsam at the same time.