The Charity

The House of the Open Door has operated as a registered charity since 1997.  It is now a Charitable  Incorporated Organisation (charity number 1183268) whose primary purpose is to advance the Christian faith for the public benefit in accordance with its statement of faith.  


  • Archbishop Kevin McDonald
  • Rt. Rev John Went
  • Professor David, Lord Alton of Liverpool

See pages below for some of our current projects.

Support The Charity

Donations... If you would like to support us with finances you can do so by: Sending a one off gift, ... Read More

Activities and Fundraising

Activities The following activities are supported by charitable funding: Read More

Gift Aid Scheme

One of the advantages of supporting us through this site is that it's easy to Gift Aid your support for us! ...or Support our Fundraising events! Read More

HOD Charity Project: The Samaritan's Inn Fund

Would you like to help someone in need have a holiday at HOD? “The next day the Samaritan took out two denarii and handed them to the inn-keeper and said “Look after him”.” (Luke 10:35) The Samaritan’s Inn Fund has been set up so that we can help those who need a break but can’t afford it. Read More

Karibu Nyumbani - Welcome Home Ministries

Fiona and Ludmi from The House of the Open Door met Ester from Agape Community in Dar es Salaam in 2010.  Together they set  up an orphanage in Tanzania. They are always looking for support and funds and we are seeking to support them all in any way we can. Read More