Convenience store helps church

A CONVENIENCE store has shown its support for its local church with a cash donation.

Tuesday, 4th April 2017, 5:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 7:01 pm
The donation from Nisa to St Nicholas Church

The Nisa Local in Copnor Road, Copnor, donated £200 to St Nicholas’ Church as part as part of its second anniversary celebrations.

The money, from Nisa’s Making a Difference Locally charity, will enable the church to hold a summer fun day.

The donation formed part of the store’s anniversary celebrations, which saw the Nisa Local host a fun day with food sampling, giveaways, competitions and offers, as well as the cheque presentation to the Rev Samantha Duddles from the church.

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Gurdip Sandhu, who runs the store with his wife Prabhjot and son Harpinder, said: ‘We were delighted to welcome the community to join our celebrations. It was a great way to thank our wonderful customers for their support over the last two years.

‘We are proud to be able to support local causes through Making a Difference Locally and hope our customers will continue to support the initiative in store so we can donate to more local causes such as this who provide a valuable service to the community.’