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Slough Foodbank releases statistics for the full year 2020 – our 10th year of serving the Slough community.

Slough Foodbank releases statistics for the full year 2020 – the 10th year of serving the Slough community. Slough Foodbank statistics for 2020 show a shocking increase in the number of people needing help, with 37% more food parcels distributed this year versus last year.   Statistics for the full year 2020, versus 2019 Total […]

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MONTHLY STATS: Dec 2020, 2.6% INCREASE IN NUMBER OF FOOD PARCELS

FIGURES FOR THE NUMBER OF FOOD PARCELS PROVIDED BY SLOUGH FOODBANK DURING 1 – 31 DECEMBER 2020, COMPARED WITH THE SAME PERIOD IN 2019. Total number of food parcels: 571, a 2.6% increase Number of adults: 379, a 11% increase Number of children: 192, a 11% decrease

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Foodbanks open but Warehouse Closed

Slough is in Tier 4 so please don’t break the rules by coming out to donate to Slough Foodbank. Rest assured we have plentiful supplies thanks to very generous pre-Christmas donations. Our warehouse will be closed for the whole of January to protect our volunteers working to sort the stock from December. We cannot risk […]

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Foodbank Clients Christmas Bazaar

Huge preparations yesterday getting ready for our free Christmas bazaar today for all clients with invitations. A covid-compliant, socially distanced opportunity for our clients who received emergency food parcels during December to have a food parcel for Christmas. We’re expecting to give a Christmas parcel to around 100 couples/singles and 48 families. The Christmas bazaar […]

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Tier 4 – Foodbank Open but Warehouse deliveries NOT essential

As an essential service supplying food, Slough Foodbank is open as usual for those with referrals to collect their food. Our volunteers are permitted to travel to do their roles. Deliveries to our warehouses are NOT essential so please do not break the advice to bring them now. Our warehouse is closed to deliveries. Thank […]

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Happy Christmas from us all at Slough Foodbank

A huge thank you to all of our supporters and volunteers. This month is our 10 year anniversary https://slough.foodbank.org.uk/2020/12/11/proudly-serving-slough-for-10-years/ . We are proud to have served Slough over these years and your support has been invaluable, none more so than this year. I am so proud of how we have continued to operate – we have provided […]

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Christmas opening hours

During the Christmas period we will be operating our normal opening hours (see our locations and opening times) with the exception of the following:   WE ARE CLOSED ON: Christmas Day – 25th December Boxing Day – 26th December Bank Holiday Monday – 28th December New Year’s Day – 1st January    

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Proudly serving Slough for 10 years

This month marks 10 years of Slough Foodbank serving the local and surrounding communities – from Taplow in the West to Colnbrook in the East and from Gerrards Cross, The Farnhams and Iver to Datchet and parts of Windsor. A massive 35,479 3-day, non-perishable food parcels have been given out in that time. This year alone, so far, […]

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MONTHLY STATS: NOV 2020, 43% INCREASE IN NUMBER OF FOOD PARCELS

FIGURES FOR THE NUMBER OF FOOD PARCELS PROVIDED BY SLOUGH FOODBANK DURING 1 – 30 NOVEMBER 2020, COMPARED WITH THE SAME PERIOD IN 2019. Total number of food parcels: 629, a 43% increase Number of adults: 401, a 33% increase Number of children: 228, a 62% increase

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Its Crisp-mas: New Walkers flavour supports The Trussell Trust

Walkers and LadBaby have teamed up to launch a tasty new flavour of Walkers crisps – sausage roll flavour! 5p from every pack sold will go to support the work of The Trussell Trust. Watch the advert on YouTube. #HungerFreeFuture

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