Adoption charity Parents And Children Together (PACT) will be holding its annual Christmas Carol Concert at Dorchester Abbey on Sunday 8 December. All are welcome to attend the concert, which will feature festive readings and performances from Dorchester Abbey Choir, Mill Lane School Choir and Alison Brucker. There will also be opportunities for the congregation to join in with some classic Christmas carols.
The concert will start at 5pm, with light refreshments served from 4pm. It is free to attend but booking is essential via the event brite page.
PACT Chief Executive Jan Fishwick OBE said: “Our annual Carol Concert is such a lovely way for PACT families and supporters to get together and celebrate the coming of Christmas in the beautiful and atmospheric setting of Dorchester Abbey. All are welcome to attend, so please do join us if you can.”
PACT is also again selling Christmas cards in support of its work building and strengthening families. These can be ordered from www.pactcharity.org/christmas-cards.
And the charity is encouraging its supporters to wear their best seasonal sweater or festive accessories to help raise funds. PACT will be holding its annual Christmas Jumper Day on Thursday 5 December and is inviting local offices, schools and churches to take part in exchange for a small donation to PACT. To find out more and how to get involved please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
PACT has been building and strengthening families since 1911 through its community projects across the Thames Valley and as an independent adoption charity in London and the South. PACT’s community projects include Alana House – an award-winning community service for vulnerable women – and Bounce Back 4 Kids (BB4K) which supports children affected by domestic abuse.