New Supporters Are Society's Only Chance: Elderly Donors to Group Have Dwindled
One of the oldest Anglican organizations in Canada is in danger of fading away unless it finds new supporters. The Anglican Worship Resources Society, which provides worship materials for groups and parishes which can not afford them, has seen its base of largely elderly donors dry up and has been drawing on its financial reserves in recent years.
Despite a long history with the Canadian church--it was founded in 1898--the society does not share the high profile of, for instance, the Prayer Book Society, which promotes use of the 1962 Prayer Book. The much older Anglican Worship Resources Society does not differentiate between requests to help buy hymn books, Bibles, the Book of …
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Publication information: Article title: New Supporters Are Society's Only Chance: Elderly Donors to Group Have Dwindled. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Anglican Journal. Volume: 128. Issue: 1 Publication date: January 2002. Page number: 14. © Anglican Church of Canada Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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