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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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School holidays can be an expensive time for families

We know that the school holidays can be an expensive time for families.  If you are struggling, the Foodbank can help – please do get in touch.

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Thank you to St Augustine’s RC High School

A big thank you to Year 9 at St Augustine’s RC High School, who have raised £590 for the Foodbank – a magnificent achievement!

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Take part in our 40 for 40 challenge this Lent

With people struggling to afford food living locally, it is important that we can continue to support families in crisis throughout the Easter period. We provide essential emergency food, emotional support and practical advice to families who live near you and really need us. The challenge We are asking people to join us in taking small actions to transform lives by giving […]

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1.5 tonnes of food donated to Foodbank at Tesco Christmas Collection

  Thank you so much to all of you who kindly helped out with the recent Tesco Christmas Collection and the Christmas parcel packing day.  We collected just over 1.5 tonnes of food at Tesco, and packed about 200 Christmas parcels, which will make a big difference to Christmas for local families in need.  None […]

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A huge thank you to everyone who helped with or donated to our 2018 Tesco Collection

The Tesco shoppers were extremely generous, and we collected just over 1.5 tonnes of food (which Tesco will top up by 20%).  Following the collection, our hardworking volunteers packed the food into nearly 200 Christmas food parcels for local families in need. Thank you to our friends at Tesco, and to everyone involved – you […]

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Tesco collection December 2017

Thank you to everyone who volunteered or donated during our Tesco collections on 30th November to 2nd December 2017. We collected an impressive 1535.8kg of food, which is equivalent to 3656 meals. Your generosity is amazing! Our volunteers assembled again on Monday 4th December and made up Christmas food parcels for distribution to Foodbank clients in the local […]

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Cake sale at St James raises £150 for foodbank

Congratulations to Florence and Maddie for organising a cake sale at St James’s Church, Clitheroe, which raised £150 for Ribble Valley Foodbank. Thank you to everyone at St James who came along, ate cake and made donations!

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