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World Cup Foodbank Bingo

To add some fun to your World Cup watching, join in our World Cup Bingo. Click here to download your bingo card and start playing today – as individuals or as a team – use once or for multiple games. We’d be so appreciative of your donations!    

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40 for 40 challenge

Looking for something to give up for #Lent this year? Why not take part in the #40for40 challenge. Support the Foodbank and help transform lives this #Easter Find how you take part here

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Seasons of Sustenance Cookbook

Transition Stroud has produced a beautiful cookbook full of seasonal, nutritional healthy recipes to raise funds and awareness of the work of Stroud District Foodbank. An attractive book, full of inspiration and peppered with Foodbank Facts. Easy to use and guaranteed to become a household favourite. Copies can be purchased from the following venues: Vestry […]

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Tesco Food Collection, 30th November-2nd December

We are running our annual Christmas food collection at the Cam and Stroud Tesco’s – come along and help us provide Christmas treats for local families and individuals.

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Christmas Campaign 2017

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Half Term Holiday Club – Paganhill

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Universal Credit Roll Out – please do not struggle

The Trussel Trust has called on the Government to pause the roll out of Universal Credit, recognising that the 6 week delay in processing the new benefits will place extra burden on claimants. If you are experiencing or know someone struggling with benefit payment delays due to the transition to Universal Credit, help is available. […]

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Summer Holiday Club!!

Come and join the fun at a free holiday club at Farmhill Baptist church from 10.30 am to 2 pm  each Tuesday of the holidays.   There will be activities, crafts and a free, wonderful freshly-cooked hot meal.   Children must be accompanied by an adult

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Christmas Hamper Joy

From time to time we receive lovely emails, letters and texts from customers expressing their thanks. We thought we would share this one as an encouragement to all those who donated at Christmas.   I just want to thank you for your kind food donations at Christmas for helping my family get through that Christmas […]

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Marcella’s Story

For nine years, Marcella, 32, a trained veterinary nurse from Chelmsford, has suffered from a chronic spinal condition. Unfortunately, when her health deteriorated, she was forced to stop working to undergo a spinal operation and it was then that she began to notice herself struggling. She explained: “Sometimes it’s very difficult to manage, even budget, especially […]

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