Churches Coffee Morning Group in Banchory presented James Knowles, fundraising chair of the Banchory Sports Village project, with a cheque for £1500.
Pictured are the Rev Tony Stephen, Sheila Waugh, Dora Holmes, James Knowles, Mary Marshall (convenor of Friday Coffee Mornings), Shirley Johnston and Moira Forsyth outside the West Church.
Sheila Waugh, Dora Holmes and Moira Forsyth first started Church Coffee Mornings in 1985. Since then, they have become very popular and have raised several thousand pounds for charities and good causes every year.
Some £450,000 has been raised so far towards the Sports Village target of £700,000.