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It takes more than food to fight hunger

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Hull Foodbank, part of the national network of Trussell Trust Foodbanks, focuses on providing emergency food support to individuals and families in need. While putting meals on the table is a temporary solution during a crisis, all of the individuals and families that we help to support have been referred to us by frontline care […]

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Foodbank Manager fasts to raise vital funds for Hull Foodbank 

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From 1st-3rd February, Hull Foodbank Manager Sarah Sidwell, will go without any food for three days – the amount of time a typical foodbank parcel lasts – to raise vital funds for Hull Foodbank.   Sarah’s sponsored fast will raise funds to furnish the new foodbank warehouse and provide additional training for volunteers, so the […]

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Trustee Vacancies

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Trustee Role Description Hull foodbank was launched 6 years ago by a variety of representatives from different Christian denominations. It is now one of the busiest foodbanks in Hull serving over 5100 food parcels each year to local people in crisis. The foodbank works on a referral basis through which, vouchers are provided to local […]

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We’re Recruiting!

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We’re recruiting! We are exciting to send you details of our new Foodbank Manager post. Details are below. Please forward to anyone who may be interested. Closing date Thursday 9th February at noon. If you have any further questions or to discuss this role please contact Sarah Sidwell on 07462304232   Application Pack Hull Foodbank Manager […]

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Help feed local people this Christmas

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Hull foodbank has already helped over 3000 local people in 2016 who were struggling to feed themselves and their families. Christmas is a time where this pressure is even more obvious. The need is great but Hull foodbank volunteers are there not only to provide food but a listening year and signpost to ongoing support. We are […]

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Hull Foodbank Urgently Seeks New Home

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In order to keep providing a vital service to local people, Hull Foodbank is asking the community to support their new crowdfunding appeal to fund a new warehouse by February.   The role played by the foodbank in the community is a crucial one. In 2015-16, Hull Foodbank provided over 4900 three days emergency food […]

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Over 2500 emergency food parcels given in six months

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  Charity calls for direct DWP hotline as new figures show 2507 emergency food parcels given to local people by Hull Foodbank in six months   2507 three day emergency food supplies given to local people in crisis by Hull Foodbank in first half of the year – over 591 went to children Latest statistics […]

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Neighbourhood Food Collection

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Help us support people facing hunger this winter by joining us for the UK’s biggest food collection. From the 1st to 3rd December, we’re hosting a food collection with Tesco at St Stephens as part of the ninth Neighbourhood Food Collection.   Christmas can be a difficult time for individuals and families who are already managing on extremely […]

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Help support our foodbank with food and funds this Harvest!

  Our foodbank relies on donations of both food and money to help us support people facing a crisis within communities across the UK. Without your goodwill, our foodbank would really struggle to operate, and that’s why your support is needed more than ever this Harvest. Donate food   The change in the seasons is […]

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A HUGE THANK YOU FOR DONATING 6051 MEALS

GENEROUS PEOPLE IN HULL DONATE 6051 MEALS TO HELP PEOPLE IN CRISIS THIS SUMMER Generous Tesco customers have set the bar high in Hull by donating food for an incredible 6051 meals during the eighth Neighbourhood Food Collection.  The collection took place between 30th June – 2nd July 2016, in partnership with Tesco and charity […]

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