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Donations for Christmas parcels 2020

We will be packing our Christmas food parcels on Monday 23 November, so we would be very grateful for donations of the following items to go in them: Christmas Puddings Tins of custard Christmas Cakes (of differing sizes) Festive Biscuits Savoury biscuits/bread sticks Chocolate Selection boxes Tubes of sweets Pringles/crisps Mince Pies Christmas Crackers Tinned […]

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‘Buy one give one free’ at Booths

We are so grateful to our friends at Booths who are helping us with their new “Buy One Give One Free” initiative.  For every qualifying item that you buy in store, you can pick one up completely free of charge to donate to your store’s foodbank collection point! For more details please see their website […]

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Thanks to Ribchester WI

Grateful thanks to our kind friends at Ribchester WI, who have designed, made and donated 60 of these wonderful meal kits!  There is a variety of delicious-sounding meals, and each parcel includes every ingredient and instructions.  A huge amount of thought and care has gone into each box, and we are sure our clients will […]

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Harvest Festival donations

Our warehouse teams are being kept very busy at the moment, sorting the wonderfully generous donations which are coming in from Harvest Festival collections at local schools and churches.  Thank you to everyone who has donated, as this food will help to keep us going over the winter.

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Hand made masks for clients

Thank you to our kind and talented friends who have made these beautiful masks for us to distribute to our clients – they will be much appreciated!  

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Fund raising for foodbank

Here is Anna Sanderson handing over cash donation of £125 to Anne Fisher from the Longridge Foodbank.   Anna and her mother, Steph Willan, ran a school uniform sale in Grimsargh, and they kindly donated money, food and cleaning materials to the Foodbank.   A big thank you to Anna, Steph and everyone who helped to raise […]

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A big thank you to local organisations for their support

  We are really grateful to local organisations for their generous donations which will help to keep our service running in these challenging times. Thanks to Clitheroe Rotary for their donation of £250 which has helped us to update our phone, something that is vital for us in remaining connected, and thanks to our kind friends at Clitheroe Mosque […]

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Ribblesdale students make decorations for Foodbank Christmas tree

The Ribble Valley Foodbank tree for the Christmas Tree Festival (at St Paul’s Church, Low Moor, from 6-8 December) is hung with beautiful decorations which were made from recycled food packaging by pupils of Ribblesdale High School.  We are so grateful to them – do come along and have a look!

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Ribblesdale High collect 4000 tins of food for Foodbank

A huge “thank you” to the students of Ribblesdale High School, who collected almost 4000 tins for the Foodbank – an amazing achievement!

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Foodbank Christmas collection 2019

Thanks to everyone who donated food or money during the Tesco Collection weekend at the end of November.  We were able to make up 200 parcels of Christmas treats, which will brighten the festive season for local people in need!

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