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Huge thanks to Evie

Huge thanks to Evie who created an informative PowerPoint presentation about the work of the Foodbank and presented to the whole school at St Tudy Primary School. She asked everyone to donate to us and collected a fantastic 35kg of food. What an inspiration you are Evie!

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Shoeboxes Galore

Thank you so much to all the pupils and staff at Trevisker School at Wadebridge for their wonderful donation for Teams4U Christmas shoeboxes. You will be putting smiles on a lot of children’s faces this Christmas. #treviskerprimaryschool #christmasshoeboxappeal #shoeboxappeal #giving #kindness #foodbank  

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Financial Health Check at the Betjeman Centre

On Thursday 30 November, we will be at the Betjeman Centre, Wadebridge, 10am – 12 pm, offering benefit and pension credit checks. Community Energy Plus will also be there to give heating and energy advice. No appointment needed.

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Give a gift of hope this Christmas

This Christmas, if you find yourself struggling to find that gift for someone who has everything, please look no further, follow the link https://trurodiocese.org.uk/about-us/christmas-giving/ Here we give you plenty of ideas of how you can give hope to hundreds of local people throughout Cornwall this Christmastime. Catalogues are also available in the Storehouse.    

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Our Foodbank in the news

Our Project Manager, Jacqui White was recently featured in an online article regarding the cost of living in Cornwall. Click on the link below to watch the video; We live in ‘UK’s St Tropez’… it’s become a mega mansion theme park for celebs

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Padstow Foodbank – new location and new opening time

Please note; from next week (w/c 30th October 2023), our Foodbank in Padstow will be open in a new location at the Community Hub at the Lawns Car Park, School Hill, Padstow PL28 8EB. We will also have a new opening time of 1pm-3pm from Thursday 2nd November. If you are in need of a […]

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Harvest Generosity

We have been amazed at the volume of food that we have received from across North Cornwall from local Churches, School and Community groups this Harvest. We are extremely grateful to everyone as this will help us to help others locally throughout the coming months. THANK YOU.   

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Challenge Poverty Week.

  Here is Councillor Carol Mould, Cornwall Council Portfolio holder for Neighbourhoods visiting Project Manager Jacqui White (pictured) and Victoria Fraser (not pictured) at Bodmin, Camelford, Padstow and Wadebridge Foodbank & Storehouse on Thursday 12 October at 1.30pm. Following the collaborative event last Friday , we are encouraging more people to show their support for the […]

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Support from Colwith Farm Distillery

The wonderful team at Colwith Farm Distillery are running a Harvest Feast-Aval event on Oct 28th and will be donating £5 of produce to our Foodbank for every ticket sold. They are also encouraging people to bring any excess produce for their harvest table which will be donated to us.  The event is a good […]

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Eat Well, Spend Less

We are repeating our ‘online’ course for those wanting to learn to cook simple, wholesome, family meals. All ingredients will be supplied by the Foodbank, along with a menu and any measuring equipment needed. For more information or to register for the course, please call us on 01208 815374 or e mail [email protected].

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