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Giving extra without giving more
How can I make sure that St Joseph & St Patrick’s Parish benefits from Gift Aid? Ask yourself two questions:
• Do you donate to St Joseph & St Patrick’s Parish?
• Do you pay tax?
If you answered “Yes” to the above, then you can “gift aid” your contribution and HMRC will add another 25p for each £1 you donate. So, if you donate £20 per month to the Parish then HMRC will give another £5 to the Parish. It will not cost you any extra!
This is money that you have already paid in tax to the government and HMRC are willing to support charitable causes (such as St Joseph & St Patrick’s Parish) in this way.
All you need to do is complete a Gift Aid declaration available at the back of the church or download by clicking HERE, or speak with Canon Berry or use the email at the bottom of the bulletin.
Protecting your Privacy
The privacy notice contained on our website is that of the Diocese of Paisley, St. Joseph and St Patrick’s is a Catholic parish of the Universal Church in the Diocese of Paisley, which is led by Bishop John Keenan, in communion with our Holy Father Pope Francis, in Wemyss Bay.
We want you to know that Diocese of Paisley respects the information we hold on you and that we take the security of your information very seriously.
New data protection rules, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), come into effect on May 25th 2018. This new regulation will give people greater control over how companies and organisations use their personal information.
We have updated our Privacy Notice in line with GDPR, which sets out information on how we hold and handle your data. It includes:
what kind of information we collect
how we use it
when we may need to share it
Many thanks for your understanding. You can read our full Privacy Notice at by clicking here or a hard copy can be requested from the Parish.