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Fundraising: every step of the way

Patricia recently completed the Hampshire Hoppit half marathon, and raised £300 with gift aid for our Foodbank! Well done Patricia – we are delighted with your generosity and in awe of your running skills. On behalf of our clients, can we say a HUGE thank you!    

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Thank you St John’s C Of E Aided Primary School

We would like to say a massive thank you to the staff and pupils of St John’s C of E Aided Primary School in Basingstoke who have adopted us as their charity for 2019! A non-school uniform day held in March and donations from parents following the recent Year 3 and 4 performance, added up to a […]

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Farleigh Wallop 10km Trail Race – Sunday, 29 September 2019

This event, run by Hatch Warren Runners, will take place on Sunday, 29 September, through the glorious countryside trails and woodlands of the picturesque villages of Farleigh Wallop, Cliddesden and Ellisfield. We are delighted to have been selected as a local charity receiving the support of this event and profits from the race will find […]

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Classic Car Show – Sunday 30 June 2019

A mixed classic car show will be held on the 30th June 2019 and is situated amongst the beautiful trees, lakes and fairways of Sandford Springs Hotel & Golf Club in Hampshire. This year, the Event has chosen to get behind our Foodbank and we are delighted with their support – thank you! If you fancy […]

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EastropLIVE on Saturday, 22 June 2019

One Church is holding a music festival for everyone called EastropLIVE on Saturday 22nd June, and we will be there as part of an exhibition of support services that are available to the community. The music festival starts at 11:30am, ending at 6.30pm. This will be followed by a praise and worship event from 7pm until 9:30pm. […]

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Foodbank Prayer Hour

We will be meeting on Thursday evening, 2nd May from 7.30pm – 8.30pm  to pray for our Foodbank and clients.  Please do join us at Hope Community Church, Sarum Hill Centre, Basingstoke, RG21 8SR, to hear more about the work we are doing in the community.

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Opening hours during bank holidays in April and May

We will be open on Good Friday, 19 April from 10.30am to 12.30pm. We will be closed on Easter Monday, 23 April and on the bank holidays in May: Monday, 7 May and Monday, 26 May.

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Generous Grant received from ASDA’s Fight Hunger Create Change partnership

Basingstoke Foodbank has been awarded a grant of just under £31,000 from Asda’s Fight Hunger Create Change partnership between the retailer, Trussell Trust and FareShare, to help people escape the need to rely on its services. This grant is payable in instalments over 3 years.  In response to the Government’s request that the proceeds from […]

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All donations to Sarum Hall please

Last week we successfully moved our storage facility from Key House to a nearby, temporary location.  We are now accepting donations at our Foodbank Centre in Sarum Hall, Trinity Methodist Church, Sarum Hill, Basingstoke, RG21 8SR. The Foodbank Centre will accept donations during opening hours which are: Mondays 10.30am – 12.30pm Wednesdays and Fridays 10.30am […]

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We are looking for a new home

Slowing down our request for donations..just short term! We need to find a new home as we heard last week that Key House where most of our donations are stored is being sold, so we need to be out by the middle – end March. Our huge thanks to Basingstoke Community Churches who have so […]

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