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We would like to say thank you!

Yesterday we had a food donation from the Cannock Labour Party and we would love to say thank you! Here at Cannock and District Foodbank we like to make a song and a dance about donations as they are the backbone of our Foodbank, we appreciate every donation given!

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We would like to say thank you!

We would like to say a heart-felt thank you, for a generous donation that we received recently in memory of Colin Ward, who passed away on Monday 17th January. It was his very kind wish that any donations made at his funeral, should be given to Cannock and District Foodbank and we are truly grateful […]

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This weeks food shortages

If you would like to donate food to us this week we would appreciate you dropping one of these into your donation as we are especially low on them. Our shortages this week include: long-life milk, custard and pasta sauces. Thank you in advance!

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Operation ‘More Store’

Introducing Operation ‘More Store’! This is an exciting new project we have just started to raise money. At Cannock and District foodbank we are currently in need of more storage for the warehouse. Due to a growing demand in our services and an increasing amount of food donations within the past 12 months, we need more […]

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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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