A Special Thank You to You All
L to R: Bishop Michael Putney, Rev Ian McAlister, Bishop Bill Ray, Mr Jack Gleeson, Rev Dr Rosemary Dunn, Mr Paul Gleeson, Ms Lisa Lawlor, Mrs Jill McAlister.
Mr Paul Gleeson and the Gleeson family for very generously providing the Chaplain Base free of rent. Our heart-felt thanks, you were an answer to many prayers.
Anglicare North Queensland who have been wonderful partners in this venture.
Anglican Diocese of North Queensland who from the beginning of the journey have assisted, encouraged and supported the Chaplains in many different ways.
Council of Combined Churches including Bishop Bill Ray, Bishop Michael Putney and leaders from churches across Townsville who have helped and supported us along the way.
Queensland Country Credit Union who have generously provided the organisation with a community grant to the value of $5,300. Another answer to prayer, thank you!
Mr Lance Mergard, Director of Chaplain Watch, Fortitude Valley, who wowed us with his skills, wisdom and expertise in Street Chaplaincy. Thank you for giving up your valuable time to visit us, encourage us, train us and help us along in our journey.
Townsville City Heart Lions Club who kindly donated the signage for the trailer and annual registration.
Townsville City Council who have supported us from the beginning.
And to the Queensland Police, Ambulance and club security personnel… Many thanks for all you do.
Our hard-working volunteers & supporters who have sacrificed so much of their time to give into this ministry by being out on the street at night doing the hard yards, by praying, by giving donations… for all the little & big things you do… thank you! .
Rev Bruce Cornish with Shirley Roberts from City Heart Lions Club and some of our remarkable volunteers: Jenni, Linda, Russel, Leigh, Sheldon, Di, Lorraine and Margie.