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Local Foodbank Use Increases in 2017/18

New figures show 4149 emergency food supplies given to local people in last year, North Bristol Foodbank reveals Between 1st April 2017 and 31st March 2018, 4149 three day emergency food supplies were provided to local people in crisis by North Bristol Foodbank, compared to 3740 in the previous year. This is an increase of […]

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Tesco Supermarket Collection: Friday 9th March

Volunteers Needed We are excited again to have the opportunity for a collection at Tesco Lime Trees Rd in Horfield. It will be running Friday 9th March and we will need some volunteers to give out shopping lists to customers and ask if they would like to buy a donation for us. We always get such […]

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Darren Jones MP visits North Bristol Foodbank

It was great to have Darren Jones MP for Bristol North West visit our Southmead Outlet yesterday. It is so important to have the backing of our local MP as together we fight food poverty. Read more here

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Emergency food supplies increase by 9% in North Bristol (April-Sept 2017)

New figures show 1,898 emergency food supplies given to local people by North Bristol Foodbank in six months Between 1st April and 30th September 2017, 1,898 three day emergency food supplies were provided to local people in crisis by North Bristol Foodbank, compared to 1,735 the same period in the previous year. Of this number, […]

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Please Donate to our Christmas Appeal

We would love to be able to share some special items with people who are struggling at Christmas time. Would you consider donating some of the items listed below?   You can also donate at our upcoming 3-day collection at Tesco Lime Trees Rd from Thurs 30th Nov – Sat 2nd Dec To donate financially, […]

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Tesco Supermarket Collection: Thurs 30th Nov – Sat 2nd Dec

Volunteers needed We are fortunate again to have the opportunity this year for a 3-day collection at Tesco Lime Trees Rd in Horfield. It will be running from Thursday 30th Nov – Saturday 2nd December and we will need some volunteers to give out shopping lists to customers and ask if they would like to […]

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Foodbank Manager Job Advert

We are sad to announce that at the end of the year, our awesome foodbank manager, Jon, will be moving away from Bristol. He will be greatly missed but we are now starting the process of recruiting a replacement. Here are the details for the role: Manager for North Bristol Foodbank – £22,000 pa pro […]

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5 years of tackling food poverty at North Bristol Foodbank

15,036 three day emergency food supplies have been given out by the North Bristol Foodbank since opening in July 2012, of which 6,441 were for local children.   North Bristol foodbank provides three days’ non-perishable emergency food to people who have hit crisis and every person who comes to the foodbank is referred with a […]

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We are RECRUITING a new Warehouse Supervisor

We are sad to be saying goodbye to Kate, who has been with us for the last year and a bit as our Warehouse Supervisor. Kate is moving away from Bristol so we are now in need of a new team member to take on her role. Applications are now open for the post and […]

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Local Foodbank use increases in 2016/17

New figures show 3,740 emergency food supplies given to local people by North Bristol Foodbank in last year.   3,740 three day emergency food supplies given to local people in crisis by North Bristol Foodbank in 2016-17 – over 1,500 went to children Latest statistics published by The Trussell Trust foodbank network show UK-wide foodbank […]

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