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Liverpool Echo
Election eve - leaders and independents outline why Halton residents should vote for themup after their dogs in public areas. It’s time to ‘pick up or pay up’.Kieran R
Election eve - leaders and independents outline why Halton residents should vote for them
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 minutes ago
up after their dogs in public areas. It’s time to ‘pick up or pay up’.Kieran Reed, pictured here volunteering with Widnes Foodbank, is going to stand as an independent in Ditton ward in the 2016 local elections against Marie Wright. Independent –... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Community rallies round to pay for Guy's funeral and towards his beloved pet dog FreudHo pub in Schneider Road. The money she raises will be donated to the two chari
Community rallies round to pay for Guy's funeral and towards his beloved pet dog Freud
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Ho pub in Schneider Road. The money she raises will be donated to the two charities Mr Hamilton supported last year; Barrow Foodbank and one of the mountain rescue teams. Anyone who would like to take part in Saturday's walk is asked to meet at the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hawaii wastes $1B worth of food a year, and consumers are the worst culpritsresearchers note that all that food waste is happening in a state where nearly
Hawaii wastes $1B worth of food a year, and consumers are the worst culprits
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 hours ago
researchers note that all that food waste is happening in a state where nearly one-fifth of residents rely on the Hawaii Foodbank, and where thousands of Hawaii families must decide whether to fill their refrigerators or pay for other basic... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
New growth for community gardensWest. Community Living grew vegetables on the plot, donating the produce to va
New growth for community gardens
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 19 hours ago
West. Community Living grew vegetables on the plot, donating the produce to various charities including the Care and Share Foodbank, VON Meals on Wheels and the Salvation Army. The agency had taken over the garden operation following a decision by... Read more
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Ekklesia
Stephen Crabb and Compassionate Conservatismactually contributing to hunger and destitution. The Trussell Trust reported th
Stephen Crabb and Compassionate Conservatism
Ekklesia / Posted 22 hours ago
actually contributing to hunger and destitution. The Trussell Trust reported that problems with benefits account for 42% of foodbank use, with sanctions being a particular problem. Of the emergency food parcels given out by the Trussell Trust last... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Foodbank charity gets new funding deal from NT GovernmentFoodbank charity gets new three-year funding deal from NT Government The North
Foodbank charity gets new funding deal from NT Government
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Foodbank charity gets new three-year funding deal from NT Government The Northern Territory Government has moved to end a public spat with a charity running a food service for the poor that it had suggested was not showing how it spent its... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Widnes Foodbank fundraisers take on world's fastest zip wireBrave volunteers from Widnes Foodbank have taken on the world’s fastest zip wir
Widnes Foodbank fundraisers take on world's fastest zip wire
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Brave volunteers from Widnes Foodbank have taken on the world’s fastest zip wire in their latest fundraising challenge. A dozen people visited Zip World in North Wales to tackle Velocity, where participants can reach speeds of more than 100mph. The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Countdown helps Kiwi families in needto food banks around the country to help Kiwi families in need.Countdown has al
Countdown helps Kiwi families in need
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
to food banks around the country to help Kiwi families in need.Countdown has also partnered with The Salvation Army on The Foodbank Project, a not-for-profit online grocery store that enables food to be quickly, easily and securely donated online... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Thousands of Merseyside people helped by 'Fuel Bank' schemedistribution sites in Wirral since last July, is set to double in the coming mo
Thousands of Merseyside people helped by 'Fuel Bank' scheme
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
distribution sites in Wirral since last July, is set to double in the coming months. Richard Roberts, trustee of Wirral Foodbank, said: “During the nine months we’ve been running the Fuel Bank, we’ve issued well over two thousand vouchers –... Read more
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The Hindu
Capital shame: With no ration cards, migrants in Delhi battling severe malnourishmentcitied as the barriers to connecting food to the hungry and malnourished, it su
Capital shame: With no ration cards, migrants in Delhi battling severe malnourishment
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
citied as the barriers to connecting food to the hungry and malnourished, it suggests. Kuldip Nar, who runs the Delhi-NCR Foodbank (implemented by the Responsenet Development Services since 2013), says: “Through our project, we want to provide... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sallies say more people need helpNapier woman, who is a CYF-registered caregiver with several children in her fa
Sallies say more people need help
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Napier woman, who is a CYF-registered caregiver with several children in her family's care, but who has also had to call on foodbank help, said yesterday the need was much greater. She said it was clear those providing the services were struggling... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Wokingham Food Bank feeds more than 1,500 peoplewe will continue to offer the best possible service we can to help local people
Wokingham Food Bank feeds more than 1,500 people
Reading Evening Post / Posted 4 days ago
we will continue to offer the best possible service we can to help local people facing a crisis.” Volunteers at Wokingham Foodbank Volunteers work closely with 80 local agencies who refer people to the food bank. The non-for-profit organization... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Food bank launches appeal to pay for permanent homeOxford is appealing for funds after having to build a permanent base at a churc
Food bank launches appeal to pay for permanent home
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
Oxford is appealing for funds after having to build a permanent base at a church. For eight years, the Community Emergency Foodbank in St Francis Church, Headington, has provided food packages for individuals and families who have been referred to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Food bank launches appeal to pay for permanent homeOxford is appealing for funds after having to build a permanent base at a churc
Food bank launches appeal to pay for permanent home
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Oxford is appealing for funds after having to build a permanent base at a church. For eight years, the Community Emergency Foodbank in St Francis Church, Headington, has provided food packages for individuals and families who have been referred to... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Pop up vegetarian cafe that has served thousands free meals to be replicated across the UKwe always cook a little more than we need. "People really compliment it for be
Pop up vegetarian cafe that has served thousands free meals to be replicated across the UK
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
we always cook a little more than we need. "People really compliment it for being healthy, it's something different from a foodbank where people go in and collect their food parcels and go away. "A lot of the food that is donated isn't... Read more
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heraldscotland
Pop up vegetarian cafe that has served thousands free meals to be replicated across the UKhas grown out of our community garden. “People really compliment it for being
Pop up vegetarian cafe that has served thousands free meals to be replicated across the UK
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
has grown out of our community garden. “People really compliment it for being healthy, it’s something different from a foodbank where people go in and collect their food parcels and go away. “A lot of the food that is donated isn’t... Read more
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KTVB Boise
New study shows signs of improvement for Idaho food insecuritythe number of people in need and the number of people we're able to reach," sai
New study shows signs of improvement for Idaho food insecurity
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
the number of people in need and the number of people we're able to reach," said Karen Vauk, President and CEO of The Idaho Foodbank. "So from our perspective we're still trying as hard as we can to provide more people with more food in the... Read more
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NJ.com
Lifetime of giving: N.J. mourns death of Percy Chubb IIISomerset Hills Country Club on May 14. In lieu of Flowers, the Chubb family ask
Lifetime of giving: N.J. mourns death of Percy Chubb III
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
Somerset Hills Country Club on May 14. In lieu of Flowers, the Chubb family asks mourners make a donation to the Community FoodBank of New Jersey. Jessica Mazzola may be reached at jmazzola@njadvancemedia.com. Follow her on Twitter @JessMazzola.... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Study: Some Improvement, But Still Too Much Hunger in Idahoand there was a 20.7 percent food insecurity rate in Canyon County, representin
Study: Some Improvement, But Still Too Much Hunger in Idaho
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
and there was a 20.7 percent food insecurity rate in Canyon County, representing 12,400 children. Meanwhile, the Idaho Foodbank reports it is currently serving more than 163,000 people through 230 community partners each month. During the most... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Marshall ceramics event raises $17K for food pantry$17,000 for a food pantry. The university says the 2016 Empty Bowls event rais
Marshall ceramics event raises $17K for food pantry
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
$17,000 for a food pantry. The university says the 2016 Empty Bowls event raised enough money to allow the Facing Hunger Foodbank to provide 127,500 meals. A check presentation was held Thursday at the university in Huntington. Through the work... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Marshall ceramics event raises $17K for food pantry$17,000 for a food pantry. The university says the 2016 Empty Bowls event rais
Marshall ceramics event raises $17K for food pantry
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 days ago
$17,000 for a food pantry. The university says the 2016 Empty Bowls event raised enough money to allow the Facing Hunger Foodbank to provide 127,500 meals. A check presentation was held Thursday at the university in Huntington. Through the work... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Marshall ceramics event raises $17K for food pantry$17,000 for a food pantry. The university says the 2016 Empty Bowls event rais
Marshall ceramics event raises $17K for food pantry
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
$17,000 for a food pantry. The university says the 2016 Empty Bowls event raised enough money to allow the Facing Hunger Foodbank to provide 127,500 meals. A check presentation was held Thursday at the university in Huntington. Through the work... Read more
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The Maui News
AARP plans Shred Fest & Food Drive Calendaris invited to bring confidential documents for free and secure document destruc
AARP plans Shred Fest & Food Drive Calendar
The Maui News / Posted 5 days ago
is invited to bring confidential documents for free and secure document destruction. AARP membership is not required. There is a limit of four file boxes or bags of paper per vehicle occupant. Food donations for the Hawaii Foodbank are re... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The hidden crisis in our western suburbsFood insecurity in Sydney and the rising demand on Foodbank NSW | DailyTelegrap
The hidden crisis in our western suburbs
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Food insecurity in Sydney and the rising demand on Foodbank NSW | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Two million Australians will seek food relief this year as... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Anglesey foodbank's ambitious 'community hub' plans back on track after scam set-backA FOODBANK’s ambitious plans to transform into a bustling community hub, which
Anglesey foodbank's ambitious 'community hub' plans back on track after scam set-back
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
A FOODBANK’s ambitious plans to transform into a bustling community hub, which fell apart thanks to a scam, are back on track. Pantri No 6, on Queen Street, Amlwch, have been awarded a £5,000 Big Lottery Fund grant to create a new drop-in community... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich City Council elections 2016: Focus on Nelson, Sewell and Thorpe Hamleton local problems. “Together with Nelson Labour, I worked with the local commu
Norwich City Council elections 2016: Focus on Nelson, Sewell and Thorpe Hamlet
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 days ago
on local problems. “Together with Nelson Labour, I worked with the local community to collect for CalAid and Norwich Foodbank. As a Jeremy Corbyn supporter, I’m committed to the fight against Tory austerity policies. “If you vote for me,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fighting for food security in western Sydneyissue of food security barely raises an eyebrow in our society," said Tony Gatt
Fighting for food security in western Sydney
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
issue of food security barely raises an eyebrow in our society," said Tony Gatt, business development manager at Foodbank NSW. "In New South Wales alone, over 90,000 people rely on Foodbank's emergency food relief each month. "Anything... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Affordable Pet Care for Low-Income Localsspay and neuter clinic in Camp Washington. Hill was also involved with Pet Heal
Affordable Pet Care for Low-Income Locals
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 6 days ago
spay and neuter clinic in Camp Washington. Hill was also involved with Pet Health Day, a semi-annual event at the Freestore Foodbank that offered basic vaccines and vet exams by volunteer veterinarians and staff. In 2008-2009, the Freestore’s... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County areapossible. Highs in the upper 60s. Details on page A-8. Free produce market Fa
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County area
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 6 days ago
possible. Highs in the upper 60s. Details on page A-8. Free produce market Faith United Methodist Church and The Mid-Ohio Foodbank will have a free produce market on Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to noon at The First Nazarene Church of Cambridge,... Read more
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Gazette News
Food bank use drops, but workers need it!been supporting families in Walton, Frinton, Great Holland, Thorpe-le-Soken and
Food bank use drops, but workers need it!
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
been supporting families in Walton, Frinton, Great Holland, Thorpe-le-Soken and Kirby-le-Soken. During the past year, the foodbank helped 73 families or households and gave out 270 food parcels. This compares with 107 families and 500 food... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Egremont Town Council: Meet the candidatesto never let the people of Egremont down." And Mr Chadwick, who has lived in t
Egremont Town Council: Meet the candidates
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 days ago
to never let the people of Egremont down." And Mr Chadwick, who has lived in the area for 10 years and volunteers at the foodbank, said: "Through volunteering I come into contact with a wide range of local people. The council is the local form of... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Kidgeeridge promises minimum $25Kfree fruit, vegetables and bread. “The store buys boxes of fruit and veges and
Kidgeeridge promises minimum $25K
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
free fruit, vegetables and bread. “The store buys boxes of fruit and veges and other groceries and supplies cheaply from FoodBank NSW and charges clients just enough to cover costs,” Rae Lalor said. “The store buys... cheaply from FoodBank NSW... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County Foodbank Launches 'Healthy Community Pantry'Hunger exists, even in Santa Barbara County. That's why the Santa Barbara Count
Santa Barbara County Foodbank Launches 'Healthy Community Pantry'
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 days ago
Hunger exists, even in Santa Barbara County. That's why the Santa Barbara County Foodbank launched a "Healthy Community Pantry" on Tuesday and the event will continue every fourth Tuesday of the month. Once a month, the Foodbank will help families... Read more
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Powys County Times
Foodbank figures in Powys 'don't tell full story'feet. “The only time we see them is when they come back and make donations the
Foodbank figures in Powys 'don't tell full story'
Powys County Times / Posted 7 days ago
feet. “The only time we see them is when they come back and make donations themselves.” The number of people who used foodbanks all across Wales last year was 85,656, down from 85,875. Rob added the reason for increases in certain sections of... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Thousands forced to turn to food handoutsThousands of West Cumbrians are being forced to turn to food handouts by benefi
Thousands forced to turn to food handouts
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 days ago
Thousands of West Cumbrians are being forced to turn to food handouts by benefit delays and changes. North Lakes Foodbank handed out 5,675 three-day emergency food supplies in the year to March 31. More than half of claimants sought the help due to... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
People forced to turn to food handoutsThousands of West Cumbrians are being forced to turn to food handouts by benefi
People forced to turn to food handouts
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
Thousands of West Cumbrians are being forced to turn to food handouts by benefit delays and changes. North Lakes Foodbank handed out 5,675 food parcels in the year to March 31. More than half of claimants sought the help due to benefits being... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Merry, merry month(870) 423-5300. Clinton School of Public Service graduation and collection of
Merry, merry month
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
(870) 423-5300. Clinton School of Public Service graduation and collection of protein food items to benefit the Arkansas Foodbank in front of the Clinton Presidential Center, Little Rock. Call (501) 683-5200. MONKEY SEA, MONKEY DO 16 Sea Monkey... Read more
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Gazette News
"Mindless" crooks strip lead from the roof of an historic buildingon 101.” Thousands of pounds of damage was caused to the Salvation Army citade
"Mindless" crooks strip lead from the roof of an historic building
Gazette News / Posted 8 days ago
on 101.” Thousands of pounds of damage was caused to the Salvation Army citadel, in George Street, after thieves stole lead from the roof on March 1 and 3. Subsequent heavy rain caused water damage to the building, which houses the town’s foodb... Read more
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chroniclelive
Durham fuel scheme for foodbank users to be extendedbanks” initiative, launched last year, gives credits worth £49 to people using
Durham fuel scheme for foodbank users to be extended
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
banks” initiative, launched last year, gives credits worth £49 to people using pre-payment meters who are referred to a foodbank. The scheme was piloted in County Durham and three other locations last year by npower, in partnership with Durham... Read more
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Gazette
Foodbank usage in the Stroud District increasesFOODBANK demand in the Stroud District has risen again, echoing the trend in Gl
Foodbank usage in the Stroud District increases
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
FOODBANK demand in the Stroud District has risen again, echoing the trend in Gloucestershire. Figures released by the Trussell Trust, which runs the foodbank, last Friday show that 4,111 people required three-day food supplies packages in the Stroud... Read more
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walesonline
Struggling families can get free fuel vouchers in CardiffPeople who are able to access much-needed supplies at foodbanks in Cardiff will
Struggling families can get free fuel vouchers in Cardiff
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
People who are able to access much-needed supplies at foodbanks in Cardiff will now be able to receive energy so they no longer have to choose between “heating and eating”. Npower will give credits worth £30 from this month to the end of October,... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Sardines, mash and a village fete: Surbiton Food Festival returnsare run. Donate to a good cause as people can give items such as instant mash,
Sardines, mash and a village fete: Surbiton Food Festival returns
Kingston Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
are run. Donate to a good cause as people can give items such as instant mash, dried noodles and sugar to the Surbiton foodbank during an event dubbed 'mash up target', at the YMCA in Victoria Road from 9am. A now much anticipated event, is... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Loaves and Fishes celebrates 5 years, and 50,000 mealsjuice, milk and hot chocolate. Cake was served to celebrate the milestone. Mon
Loaves and Fishes celebrates 5 years, and 50,000 meals
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
juice, milk and hot chocolate. Cake was served to celebrate the milestone. Monetary donations and food from Sauk Valley Foodbank, local businesses and community members keep the program going, Monday through Friday, as do volunteers from various... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Scheme giving fuel vouchers to foodbank users to be extended Many more foodbank users are to receive fuel vouchers so they can afford to '
Scheme giving fuel vouchers to foodbank users to be extended
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Many more foodbank users are to receive fuel vouchers so they can afford to 'heat and eat' A scheme giving energy vouchers to people who use foodbanks is to be extended to more areas to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Foodbank warns hundreds of people are in crisis in north Norfolkabout abuse of the system, free food handouts etc etc. Tory lines believed but
Foodbank warns hundreds of people are in crisis in north Norfolk
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
about abuse of the system, free food handouts etc etc. Tory lines believed but anything disputing the assertions by the foodbanks themselves, child poverty action group, the citizens advice, is rubbished by this know it all. Poverty and... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Kingston foodbank sees small drop in emergency food aidKINGSTON’S foodbank provided 200 fewer emergency food packages to hungry famili
Kingston foodbank sees small drop in emergency food aid
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
KINGSTON’S foodbank provided 200 fewer emergency food packages to hungry families than last year, but the total was still well over 5,000. In Kingston 5,649 emergency food packages provided help to struggling families in the 2015/16 financial year,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Foodbank warns hundreds of real people are in real crisis in north Norfolk Kay Harvey , Jenny Benoy, Ella King, Judith Lincoln and Denise Boyle are pict
Foodbank warns hundreds of real people are in real crisis in north Norfolk
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Kay Harvey , Jenny Benoy, Ella King, Judith Lincoln and Denise Boyle are pictured at the opening of a new foodbank in Aylsham. Picture: MARK BULLIMORE Shocking new figures... Read more
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walesonline
These inspiring community groups have received £100k funding from Sport Relief– £1,000 Blue Phoenix Marching Jazz Band – £1,000 Bodorgan Women’s Institute
These inspiring community groups have received £100k funding from Sport Relief
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
– £1,000 Blue Phoenix Marching Jazz Band – £1,000 Bodorgan Women’s Institute – £1,000 BOOSC Ltd – £1,000 Brecon Foodbank – £1,000 BRfm Brynmawr Radio – £1,000 Bridgend Town Juniors FC – £1,000 Campau Caron – £1,000 Canolfan Ceiriog... Read more
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Daily Mirror
5 better ways for Britain's richest billionaires to spend their moneyUK is obscene and completely unjustifiable. "How on Earth can you build a succ
5 better ways for Britain's richest billionaires to spend their money
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
UK is obscene and completely unjustifiable. "How on Earth can you build a successful society when thousands are visiting foodbanks and a handful of the super-rich are enjoying almost limitless wealth? "We know that inequality damages society,... Read more
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The Maui News
Local Briefsis not required. There is a limit of four file boxes or bags of paper per vehic
Local Briefs
The Maui News / Posted 9 days ago
is not required. There is a limit of four file boxes or bags of paper per vehicle occupant. Food donations for the Hawaii Foodbank are requested. Pizza sales will benefit local nonprofit Somos Ohana Nicaragua, a local nonprofit group that builds... Read more
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