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Foodbank Prayer Hours 2020

7.30pm – 8.30pm in various locations ‘For I was hungry and you gave me food; I was thirsty and you gave me a drink; I was a stranger and you took me in’    Matt 25:35 You are invited to join us to pray for our Foodbank, the challenges faced by our clients, for the work […]

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Food donations on pause for January and February

We’ve had a fabulous response to our Harvest and Christmas donations again this year.  Thank you all so much for your generous donations!   To help us manage our space and stock levels, please can we ask that any food donations be put on pause for the months of January and February. Wishing you a happy […]

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Hatch Warren Runners generous donation!

Hatch Warren Runners ran in on Friday to present the Foodbank with a cheque for £1000 raised at their ‘Farley Wallop 10km Trail Race’ this September! A huge thank you to the club and all their supporters! https://www.hwrunners.co.uk/

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Basingstoke Grange Division Rangers

The Basingstoke Grange Division Rangers spent last Friday evening grocery shopping for our Foodbank clients followed by a discussion with one of our volunteers over a hot drink, on the workings of our Foodbank whilst debunking some of the myths surrounding Foodbanks.  It was a pleasure spending time in the company of such thoughtful young ladies […]

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What a gift from The Country Food Trust!

A huge thank you to The Country Food Trust who have donated 1,000 individual sachets of pheasant casserole. The casserole is both nutritious and delicious, and high in protein. We are sure they will be a big hit with our clients!  To find out more information on the work of The Country Food Trust, please […]

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Assistance with Donations

If at all possible, please can donations be made on Monday and Wednesday over the next two weeks as we have limited capacity to sort donations this Friday, 13 December and next Friday, 20 December 2019.

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We received a lovely thank you!

A gentleman came into our Foodbank on Wednesday, 4 December, to ask Citizens Advice for a food voucher. He called us back today and left this message: ‘I just wanted to say a big thank you to you as a team for your help with food yesterday.  And to the lovely lady I spoke to […]

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Longbridge Mill Christmas Market

The Longbridge Mill in Sherfield on Loddon has chosen to support Basingstoke Foodbank this Christmas through proceeds from their Christmas Market!! What brilliant news…please share…and pop in if you’ve time on the 21st December!

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Christmas and New Year’s opening times

We are open for business as usual in our Basingstoke and Tadley Centres, over the Christmas period except for the following dates: 25 December – closed for Christmas day 27 December – open in Basingstoke Centre from 10.30am to 12.30pm 1 January – closed for New Year’s day

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Join us for the UK’s Biggest Food Collection

Tesco has again joined forces with Foodbanks around the country for the UK’s biggest food collection. Volunteers from Basingstoke Foodbank will be at Tesco in Chineham on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd November from 9am to 4.30pm, and we would love you to drop by and say ‘hi!’ and place an item or more in our food collection. […]

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