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This week’s news!

Christmas is coming and we need Your help! It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the supermarkets… Children love this time of year, but it puts a lot of pressure of families who are struggling to cover basic costs. Could you donate an advent calendar to the Foodbank this year? We need them […]

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This week’s news!

This week’s shortages! If you are looking at donating to us this week, please pop in with your donation some crisps, UHT milk, squash, tinned fruit and treats (because everyone loves treats). Thank you for all your support and donations, we would not be able to do what we do without all of your help! […]

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Latest Newsletter

We are pleased to confirm, our latest newsletter is now ready. To download newsletter click the link below. Food 4 Thought Autumn PDF

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National Street Collection

On Friday 28th September Cannock and District foodbank took part in a National Street Collection Day. We raised over £110.00 thanks to the to your help to help towards the running cost of foodbank. Over the last few months we have been trying to raise much needed funds to support the work. With rising demand […]

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Join the 200 club to support your local foodbank, help local people in need

We appreciate all the different ways that people support Cannock and District foodbank, from donating food to volunteering, holding fundraising events and on-off gifts. Another way of supporting us is to commit to our 200 Club. What is the 200 Club?  We are trying to get 200 donors to donate monthly to the work of […]

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6 Unexpected Things Foodbanks Need

A visit to the food bank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity, but one UK charity is asking for a little extra help this month, when demand is at its highest and families are choosing between eating and heating.

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Why Would a Mum Doing a Business Degree Find Herself Begging on the Streets This Winter?

With Christmas approaching, Michele from Brent Foodbank shares how she’s helping to make the festive season special for those struggling. “For the past few days I haven’t been to the street begging for money to buy food for me and my baby…” This was what a mother at Brent Foodbank told us recently. She was […]

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Emergency Budget gets the food poverty test

David McAuley, Chief Executive of The Trussell Trust said: “We have two simple tests for the budget being delivered today.  Firstly, what does it do to reduce the number of people in poverty and hunger?  Secondly, what does it do to ensure the Government is supporting the work of charities and social enterprise in taking […]

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