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Can you help the homeless by donating a bottle of water?

The Foodbank have become increasingly aware that the homeless community, many of whom rely on our services, are in need of bottled water. We would ask that you consider making donations of SMALL bottles of water to the foodbank. We are also running low on rice. Items can be left in the supermarket baskets in […]

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COFFEE MORNING – WEDNESDAY 24th May 2017

If you’d like to help at the Foodbank and want to know more before committing we’re having a coffee morning at the Cabin (in Tesco car park) on Wednesday May 24th 10.30-12pm. Some of the Stratford Foodbank team will be on hand to answer any questions you have and you can see how the operation […]

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May Newsletter

The May newsletter is now available at http://mailchi.mp/abe341ee7510/may-newsletter?e=b746c93e81 If you are not on the email distribution list please sign up. Thank you all for your support  

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Foodbank on the Hunt for Special Volunteers

Stratford Foodbank on the Hunt for Volunteers In the wake of recent growing demand, Stratford’s Foodbank is looking for some very special volunteers. These new recruits will join the existing ‘front line’ team leaders to oversee food distribution sessions. Suitable candidates must be good listeners, capable of leading a small team, have a passion for […]

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Can you or Your Business Help the Foodbank?

Dear Foodbank Supporter, Can you or your organisation help the Foodbank with the following: Design Services Up until their move to Banbury Stratford’s foodbank was very fortunate in that DCS kindly made their design studio available to us. Because of that wonderful support, we were able to design many posters, fliers, leaflets etc. Now that […]

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Stratford Rallies Around – Emergency Food Drive a Huge Success

After a call for help to restock the depleted shelves of the local Foodbank, Stratford people stepped up to the plate and last weekend during The Morrisons Food Drive donated an incredible 1,338 KGS of dried and tinned food. This was sufficient to replenish the warehouse and get the Foodbank back on track so that […]

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Foodbank to hold Emergency Food Drive at Morrison’s – Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd

Stratford Foodbank to hold Emergency Food Drive at Morrison’s A significant increase in people seeking food parcels has left Stratford’s Foodbank running low on supplies and in urgent need of donations. Since opening in 2013, the volunteer run service has fed over 5,600 people, 22% of which were children. During February and March this year […]

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April Newsletter

Our April Newsletter is now available. If you did not receive it click here to view http://eepurl.com/cJlhnD

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Foodbank AGM

Increased Demand Leaves Foodbank’s Warehouse at all time low Stratford upon Avon Foodbank held its third AGM on March 16th 2017 in Alveston School’s new Community Room. During the meeting Foodbank Chairman, Rev’d Canon Richard Williams, honoured the many long serving volunteers who have given their time regularly at the Foodbank since the service started […]

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BBC C&W Radio Interview

On Saturday 25th March Foodbank Manager Marion Homer was interviewed on  BBC C&W radio about why the Foodbank is asking for urgent help. In the news: 8am 25th March Interview: 8:50am 25th March      

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