The Gate Charity
The Gate is a registered Charity which was set up in December 2011 and was founded by members of The Ludgate Church. We are located in a refurbished Church building in the heart of the Alloa community. The Charity is governed by a Board of Trustees which consists entirely of volunteers from the local community offering different backgrounds and experiences.
We work in partnership with a significant number of external services to support people living within Clackmannanshire. The Gate also offers volunteering opportunities as well as acting as an information hub for the community.
The purpose of our Community Cafe is to offer people a safe, warm and welcoming environment to meet with colleagues, family, friends, service users or clients. The Cafe is open one day a week serving drink...
Our Foodbank started in 2010 to support people affected by food poverty.
Operating through a strict referral system from statutory agencies as well as other charities and faith communities, we provid...
Our Soup Pot project began with a small group of volunteers from Ludgate Church recognising the need to provide a place for the men from the nearby hostel to go somewhere warm and have a nutritional meal. ...