Fresh Start Borders – making a difference. Fresh Start Borders is a charity that helps people in the Scottish Borders who have been homeless and are moving into their first permanent tenancy. We provide starter packs of basic household essentials to clients as they move into their new homes, giving families and individuals, who may have no possessions, a helping hand until they can afford to equip their homes themselves.
We’re thrilled to announce that the Bishop of Edinburgh’s Lent Appeal 2019 raised a whopping £17,752 – giving £8,876 each to Fresh Start Borders and Mercy Ships. Our huge thanks go to all the congregations that donated to the appeal. … Continue reading →