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Christmas Support Needed!

We are looking for people to help us prepare for a busy Christmas. We need help with collecting food at our Tesco Collection on the 29,30 November and the 1st December, if you can help out for a hour or two please let us know. We are also hoping people will be willing to collect […]

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Harvest is nearly here

We’ve had a busy summer and given out lots of food, meaning we are currently very short of tinned soup, fish, fruit and rice pudding. Donations can be left in our box at tesco (which means we get an extra 20%) or one of our foodbank centers. If you are thinking of organising a harvest […]

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Summer Fairs

We’ve had a lovely time visiting some of the local summer fairs with our fundraising stall this year, we managed to raise over £500 and had some great conversations with people that we met.  Do let us know if you could offer us a place at one you are involved with next year, we’d love to […]

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Help Needed!

We are looking for people to help us at our warehouse on Tuesday afternoons and Friday mornings, this will involve sorting donations and putting them onto our shelves, and helping to manage our warehouse. If you are able to spare a few hours please let us know., we may be able to provide transport from […]

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Numbers Fed 2017-2018

During this year we have given 2,493 people emergency food parcels, run 3 Eat Well Spend Less courses to improve clients cooking and budgeting skills, and started a project to offer low cost food provision to those that are on a very tight budget. The main reason people have needed support this year is that […]

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Volunteers Needed

We will be collecting at Tesco Clay Cross on the 30th November and the 1st and 2nd December between 9am and 6pm. This is part of the National Christmas Collection, and people will be collecting in all Tesco stores for Trussel Trust Foodbanks or Fareshare.  If you are able to spare an hour or two […]

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Harvest Thanks

We’d like to say a big thank you to the 34 Churches, Schools and Community groups, who donated 3000kg of food for us to give out those in need in and around Clay Cross. This is a harvest record for us, so thank you so much!

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Most Needed

We are really short of both UHT and powdered milk, if you are able to help please drop some in our tesco basket when you are shopping, donate at your usual donation point or bring it to one of our foodbank session.

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Potential closure of Clay Cross Jobcentre

We feel that closing Clay Cross Jobcentre would have a huge impact on the local community with families having higher outgoings, longer journeys, less access to services and support, and a higher risk of sanctions and problems with their claims. We’d like to encourage all our supporters and followers to sign the petition to encourage […]

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Christmas Opening Times

We will be open as normal up to Friday the 23rd of December, when our last session will be at Community of Christ from 1pm. The following week we will be open on Friday the 30th December at Community of Christ from 1-2pm. After New Year we will reopen on Wednesday the 4th of January […]

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