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Thanks to Smith & Nephew!

Thank you for a great donation from staff at Smith & Nephew! They kindly collected food for us in January which helps so much as we head into the first few months of the new year.  

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It takes more than food to fight hunger

foodforce

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 

Food sorting - pasta and tins boxes large

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

Foodbank governance

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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Over 2500 emergency food parcels given in six months

contents of single food parcel ready for packing

  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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