More than £770 raised at Nellie’s Community Café Macmillan Coffee Morning in Sutton

More than £770 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support at Nellie’s Community Café in Sutton. Picture: SUBMITTED

More than £770 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support at Nellie’s Community Café in Sutton. Picture: SUBMITTED

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Dozens of people packed Nellie’s Community Café on Friday as they took part in Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning 2018, raising £770 for the charity.

More than £770 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support at Nellie’s Community Café in Sutton. Picture: SUBMITTEDMore than £770 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support at Nellie’s Community Café in Sutton. Picture: SUBMITTED

The event, held at Scott Court in Sutton, took place on Friday, September 28 and was open from 10am to 2pm. In total, the fundraiser generated £773.

One event visitor said: “I really enjoy coming to Nellie’s, the atmosphere in the cafe is great and it was amazing to see so many people support such a worthy cause.”

The café opens on the second Wednesday and last Friday of each month at Scott Court in Sutton from 10am to 2pm.

More than £770 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support at Nellie’s Community Café in Sutton. Picture: SUBMITTEDMore than £770 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support at Nellie’s Community Café in Sutton. Picture: SUBMITTED

All profits from the café go towards local and national charities and it is run by volunteers.

Viv Fortin, café volunteer, said “It was a fantastic day. People of all ages supported the event. We even had children from Butterfly Pre-school come along and join in.”

A spokesman for the café said: “We would like to thank everyone who attended the event, donated cakes or prizes and all those who helped on the day.”

More than £770 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support at Nellie’s Community Café in Sutton. Picture: SUBMITTEDMore than £770 was raised for Macmillan Cancer Support at Nellie’s Community Café in Sutton. Picture: SUBMITTED

For more information or to ask about volunteering, call: 01353 777224

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