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Romford Recorder
Harold Hill school wins prestigious national awardissues and creating plans of action to address, picking up litter, food collect
Harold Hill school wins prestigious national award
Romford Recorder / Posted 19 hours ago
issues and creating plans of action to address, picking up litter, food collections for and food sorting at the community foodbank. They also collected donations from local businesses and created care packages to support people facing housing... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Sayles joins national boardBARRE � Vermont Foodbank CEO John Sayles was recently appointed to a two-year t
Sayles joins national board
Rutland Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
BARRE � Vermont Foodbank CEO John Sayles was recently appointed to a two-year term on the board of directors of Feeding America, a nationwide organization. He currently serves on the Feeding America Policy Engagement and Advocacy Committee, which... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Charity praises Millom community in donation pleaarea. Tesco in Millom is urging people to give generously as it joins stores a
Charity praises Millom community in donation plea
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
area. Tesco in Millom is urging people to give generously as it joins stores across the nation to collect food for local foodbanks. This week Tesco stores across the nation will be boosting food donations by 20 per cent and Tony Woodward,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Greater Wellington chose “The Money” and “The Bag”says Wellington City Mission CEO Michelle Branney. “The funds and food raised t
Greater Wellington chose “The Money” and “The Bag”
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
says Wellington City Mission CEO Michelle Branney. “The funds and food raised through this appeal ensure The Mission’s Foodbank and Drop-in Centre can continue providing food parcels and hot meals for people in need. These services are... Read more
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Bury Times
Supermarket raises £1,000 for charitystores and funeral homes go back to the future with its new look. Representati
Supermarket raises £1,000 for charity
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
stores and funeral homes go back to the future with its new look. Representatives from Bury Cancer Support and, Caritas Foodbank – which is also being supported by the shop – helped to cut the ribbon and declare the new-look Co-op open for the... Read more
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The News and Star
Drink-drive policing student called police after car crash near Carlislehe’d been collecting for the Help the Heroes charity in Warwick Road. “He has
Drink-drive policing student called police after car crash near Carlisle
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
he’d been collecting for the Help the Heroes charity in Warwick Road. “He has also assisted as a volunteer for the foodbank and at furniture reuse centres,” Mr Shepherd added. District Judge Gerald Chalk noted the defendant’s positive good... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Spike in demand means Stowmarket and Area Foodbank is ‘running out of food’ Stowmarket and Area Foodbank who are running low on food after high demand in
Spike in demand means Stowmarket and Area Foodbank is ‘running out of food’
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 days ago
Stowmarket and Area Foodbank who are running low on food after high demand in recent weeks Eddie Smith, Paul Campbell and Mike Smith A Suffolk foodbank is running out of... Read more
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guardian-series
Foodbank urges people to help stop others going hungryA foodbank is urging members of the public to help stop local people going hung
Foodbank urges people to help stop others going hungry
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
A foodbank is urging members of the public to help stop local people going hungry by volunteering to a food collection. Tomorrow (June 30), Loughton Foodbank starts a three-day donations drive at Tesco in Epping High Street. The foodbank, which has... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Free Summer Lunches For Children Being Served And CelebratedThe Foodbank of Santa Barbara County has until June 30th to raise $100,000 in m
Free Summer Lunches For Children Being Served And Celebrated
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County has until June 30th to raise $100,000 in matching funds. They are asking for donations that will benefit its Picnic in the Park Program serving lunch to children who may miss nutrition when school is out. They... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Call to help support foodbankCollection will run between Thursday, June 30 and Saturday, July 2. The scheme
Call to help support foodbank
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
Collection will run between Thursday, June 30 and Saturday, July 2. The scheme is run twice a year by the supermarket, foodbank charity The Trussell Trust and redistribution charity FareShare. The aim of the collection is to provide food for... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Widnes Foodbank calls for support to stop people in town going hungryWidnes Foodbank is calling on residents to donate during the UK’s biggest food
Widnes Foodbank calls for support to stop people in town going hungry
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
Widnes Foodbank is calling on residents to donate during the UK’s biggest food collection to help stop people in the town from going hungry. The Neighbourhood Food Collection starts on Thursday, June 30, and will run until Saturday, July 2. The... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Foodbank appeal for important supportA NATIONWIDE food collection will help local people after it received the backi
Foodbank appeal for important support
Whitehaven News / Posted 4 days ago
A NATIONWIDE food collection will help local people after it received the backing of the North Lakes Foodbank. The foodbank, which helps out across West Cumbria, is urging supporters to help stop people from going hungry by supporting Tesco's... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Wasting nota shopping list, eating up what's in the fridge before you go shopping again, s
Wasting not
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
a shopping list, eating up what's in the fridge before you go shopping again, sharing garden produce with neighbours or a foodbank or using your freezer more. And if (like me this week), you forget to take your shopping list and end up with six... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notesorganizations, including the Boys & Girls Club, Hattie’s Gardens, One of A Kind
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 7 days ago
organizations, including the Boys & Girls Club, Hattie’s Gardens, One of A Kind Pet Rescue and the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. They added the initiative is part of Summit DD’s strategic direction to build inclusive communities. Summit DD... Read more
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Weston Mercury
‘Rising demand’ for town foodbank A town foodbank is experiencing ‘rising demand’ from children under the age o
‘Rising demand’ for town foodbank
Weston Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
A town foodbank is experiencing ‘rising demand’ from children under the age of 16, according to its chairman, and is appealing for more donations as a result. Burnham and Highbridge Foodbank, in Church Street, is... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Octacan generosity keeps on growingyet known, but the response had been "absolutely amazing''. "The number of can
Octacan generosity keeps on growing
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
yet known, but the response had been "absolutely amazing''. "The number of cans has just grown each year as demand for the foodbank has grown each year too. "There are certainly a lot more working people needing it than when this began in... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Notesorganizations, including the Boys & Girls Club, Hattie’s Gardens, One of A Kind
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 8 days ago
organizations, including the Boys & Girls Club, Hattie’s Gardens, One of A Kind Pet Rescue and the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. They added the initiative is part of Summit DD’s strategic direction to build inclusive communities. Summit DD... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tasmanian floods trigger spike in food aid demand as donations dwindleTasmania's floods trigger spike in demand for food aid but supplies are dwindli
Tasmanian floods trigger spike in food aid demand as donations dwindle
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Tasmania's floods trigger spike in demand for food aid but supplies are dwindling Foodbank Tasmania is calling for donations because while demand for food aid has surged after the recent floods, contributions have decreased. Foodbank CEO Ed Gauden... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow commuters donate tonnes of items to help city foodbank driveitems following the appeal. It follows on from previous successful drives the
Glasgow commuters donate tonnes of items to help city foodbank drive
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
items following the appeal. It follows on from previous successful drives the station has been involved in. The 12 hour foodbank appeal ran from 7am to 7pm. Organised by station officer Jim Frizzle, the donation drive was the largest of its... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Commuters help support city foodbank driveGLASGOW commuters donated tonnes of items to help a foodbank collection drive i
Commuters help support city foodbank drive
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
GLASGOW commuters donated tonnes of items to help a foodbank collection drive in aid of Glasgow City Mission. Thousands of people passing through Glasgow Central station concourse stopped to drop much needed items following the appeal. It follows... Read more
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Manning River Times
The top 10 charitable ASX companiesCentre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite,
The top 10 charitable ASX companies
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
Centre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite, Youngcare, Bush Heritage Australia, Foodbank, Cambodian Children's Trust and KCF. "All of our partners have been chosen with input from our people," Ms Russell... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The top 10 charitable ASX companiesCentre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite,
The top 10 charitable ASX companies
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
Centre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite, Youngcare, Bush Heritage Australia, Foodbank, Cambodian Children's Trust and KCF. "All of our partners have been chosen with input from our people," Ms Russell... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The top 10 charitable ASX companiesCentre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite,
The top 10 charitable ASX companies
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Centre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite, Youngcare, Bush Heritage Australia, Foodbank, Cambodian Children's Trust and KCF. "All of our partners have been chosen with input from our people," Ms Russell... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Yes they can, King's crew showscollected by the school's council under the leadership of teacher Isaac Hensman
Yes they can, King's crew shows
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
collected by the school's council under the leadership of teacher Isaac Hensman for today's Presbyterian Support Octacan foodbank appeal. Mr Hensman said pupils swapped cans for the opportunity to wear mufti to school last Friday. Most pupils... Read more
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WA Today
The top 10 charitable ASX companiesCentre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite,
The top 10 charitable ASX companies
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
Centre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite, Youngcare, Bush Heritage Australia, Foodbank, Cambodian Children's Trust and KCF. "All of our partners have been chosen with input from our people," Ms Russell... Read more
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The Age
The top 10 charitable ASX companiesCentre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite,
The top 10 charitable ASX companies
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Centre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite, Youngcare, Bush Heritage Australia, Foodbank, Cambodian Children's Trust and KCF. "All of our partners have been chosen with input from our people," Ms Russell... Read more
7 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
The top 10 charitable ASX companiesCentre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite,
The top 10 charitable ASX companies
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Centre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite, Youngcare, Bush Heritage Australia, Foodbank, Cambodian Children's Trust and KCF. "All of our partners have been chosen with input from our people," Ms Russell... Read more
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Canberra Times
The top 10 charitable ASX companiesCentre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite,
The top 10 charitable ASX companies
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
Centre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite, Youngcare, Bush Heritage Australia, Foodbank, Cambodian Children's Trust and KCF. "All of our partners have been chosen with input from our people," Ms Russell... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The top 10 charitable ASX companiesCentre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite,
The top 10 charitable ASX companies
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Centre has six charity partners including cancer support for children, Redkite, Youngcare, Bush Heritage Australia, Foodbank, Cambodian Children's Trust and KCF. "All of our partners have been chosen with input from our people," Ms Russell... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Editorial: Summer Fund and Food DriveThursday all of you will have a chance to help the Montgomery Area Food Bank to
Editorial: Summer Fund and Food Drive
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
Thursday all of you will have a chance to help the Montgomery Area Food Bank to help those in need. The Montgomery Area Foodbank services most of central and south Alabama and for every dollar donated, the MAFB can translate that into six and a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Summer Fund and Food DriveThursday all of you will have a chance to help the Montgomery Area Food Bank to
Summer Fund and Food Drive
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 10 days ago
Thursday all of you will have a chance to help the Montgomery Area Food Bank to help those in need. The Montgomery Area Foodbank services most of central and south Alabama and for every dollar donated, the MAFB can translate that into six and a... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank serving summer meals for children through federal programare able to receive free breakfast and lunch at various sites in the region dur
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank serving summer meals for children through federal program
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
are able to receive free breakfast and lunch at various sites in the region during the summer. The Virginia Peninsula Foodbank is serving the meals through the federal Summer Food Service Program. Several sites started serving meals... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Food bank being launched to prevent children going hungry during summer holidaysbe given out during the pilot at a cost of £13,000. It is estimated 480 parcel
Food bank being launched to prevent children going hungry during summer holidays
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
be given out during the pilot at a cost of £13,000. It is estimated 480 parcels will be handed out Al Wales, Hartlepool Foodbank manager said the charity does not usually see a big rise in families referred to them during the school holidays but... Read more
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guardian-series
MP calls for community action in memory of Jo Coxa weekend (Jul 2-3) of work getting the caravans ready. Ms Creasy added: “We w
MP calls for community action in memory of Jo Cox
guardian-series / Posted 10 days ago
a weekend (Jul 2-3) of work getting the caravans ready. Ms Creasy added: “We will also be collecting at this event for our foodbank Eat or Heat. “Jo was also equally active helping the Batley Foodbank and we’ll be dedicating this weekend of work... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Rediscovered funds in Yarmouth donated to charityfrom 1919. In keeping with the wishes of the original donors, Cllr Bird plans
Rediscovered funds in Yarmouth donated to charity
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 10 days ago
from 1919. In keeping with the wishes of the original donors, Cllr Bird plans to give the money to the Great Yarmouth Foodbank, which puts together food parcels to tide over residents left in crisis due to an unexpected change in their... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
‘Life-changing experience’to be a leader. As part of a community outreach effort for the class, graduate
‘Life-changing experience’
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
to be a leader. As part of a community outreach effort for the class, graduates also spent time volunteering at Mid-Ohio Foodbank. Burgos said when he was growing up, he was on welfare and his family had to go to food banks. "To me, it's about... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Fairfield one of the latest stops for the Beast of Burden...has traveled across the country completing dozens of races, and along the way s
Fairfield one of the latest stops for the Beast of Burden...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 days ago
has traveled across the country completing dozens of races, and along the way she’s volunteered for a few hours at 130 foodbanks. In what’s being called a Beast of Burden Challenge, Shared Harvest Foodbank in Fairfield on Thursday was the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
An extra 1000 cans soughtThe annual Octacan mid-winter foodbank appeal for Presbyterian Support Otago is
An extra 1000 cans sought
Otago Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
The annual Octacan mid-winter foodbank appeal for Presbyterian Support Otago is under pressure to be more successful than ever before. An upsurge in the number of Dunedin families seeking emergency help this year has placed extra demand on the... Read more
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Daily Press
Titans DB Webb, from Warwick and W&M, helps tackle hunger on Peninsulaposes a problem because the free and reduced-price lunch programs aren’t active
Titans DB Webb, from Warwick and W&M, helps tackle hunger on Peninsula
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
poses a problem because the free and reduced-price lunch programs aren’t active in the summer. The Virginia Peninsula Foodbank is trying to bridge the gap by offering free meals at several sites in Hampton and Newport News through its Summer... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Community group served court summons after refusing to vacate their base to make way for housing developmentto make room for a housing development. One of the only youth group facilities
Community group served court summons after refusing to vacate their base to make way for housing development
EveningTimes Online / Posted 13 days ago
to make room for a housing development. One of the only youth group facilities in the area, the organisation also runs a foodbank, advice service, IT classes and acts as a drop-in for vulnerable people. Landlords City Property, an arms-length... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Community group served court summons from City Property after refusing to vacateto make room for a housing development. One of the only youth group facilities
Community group served court summons from City Property after refusing to vacate
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
to make room for a housing development. One of the only youth group facilities in the area, the organisation also runs a foodbank, advice service, IT classes and acts as a drop-in for vulnerable people. Landlords City Property, an arms-length... Read more
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Daily Press
Titans' Webb helps tackle hunger on Peninsulabecause the free and reduced price lunch programs they have access to aren't ac
Titans' Webb helps tackle hunger on Peninsula
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
because the free and reduced price lunch programs they have access to aren't active in the summer. The Virginia Peninsula Foodbank is trying to bridge the gap by offering free meals at several sites in Hampton and Newport News through its Summer... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Girl tops in boys’ brigadethat can be won by an association member. Staff sergeant Chloe undertook 72 ho
Girl tops in boys’ brigade
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 14 days ago
that can be won by an association member. Staff sergeant Chloe undertook 72 hours of volunteering with the North Lakes Foodbank, demonstrated leadership during company activities, carried out instructing in badge work and passed her driving... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore combats hunger in summer monthsVolunteer handing out food at food drive NORFOLK, Va. – The Foodbank of Southe
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore combats hunger in summer months
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 14 days ago
Volunteer handing out food at food drive NORFOLK, Va. – The Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore is taking initiatives towards fighting child hunger throughout the summer. Through the United States Department of Agriculture’s... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
One of Liverpool's most popular new restaurants closes after just three monthsFamily Centre. In Manchester it has supplied The Booth Centre, Narrow Gate at
One of Liverpool's most popular new restaurants closes after just three months
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
Family Centre. In Manchester it has supplied The Booth Centre, Narrow Gate at Manchester City Mission and the Brick (foodbank) project in Wigan. Give Kitchen also supplied meals to some of the hardest hit areas around the world, including... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Money raised at Queen's birthday concerts donated to Tasmanian flood reliefKelly Ottaway wrote different incarnations of God Save the Queen. Ms Warner pr
Money raised at Queen's birthday concerts donated to Tasmanian flood relief
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
Kelly Ottaway wrote different incarnations of God Save the Queen. Ms Warner presented the $13,000 raised to the charity Foodbank at Government House in Hobart. "I think it is just devastating for them and of course I have a lot of sympathy and... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Woman vows to volunteer at all 200 Feeding America food banksmarathons." That means running a marathon nearly every two weeks, Kurti said.
Woman vows to volunteer at all 200 Feeding America food banks
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 15 days ago
marathons." That means running a marathon nearly every two weeks, Kurti said. On Thursday, Kurti visited Shared Harvest Foodbank in Fairfield. She assembled boxes and helped fill them with food to give to those in need. It marks stop 131 for... Read more
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Northern Echo
Foodbank Britain revealed by academic's time at Stockton charityAN ACADEMIC who spent 18 months volunteering in a Stockton foodbank is hoping t
Foodbank Britain revealed by academic's time at Stockton charity
Northern Echo / Posted 15 days ago
AN ACADEMIC who spent 18 months volunteering in a Stockton foodbank is hoping to lift the lid on the levels of poverty in 21st century Britain in her new book. Dr Kayleigh Garthwaite, a research assistant at Durham University, started helping out at... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Local organizations receive donations from clerk of courtslocal nonprofit organizations that provide crucial services to the community. T
Local organizations receive donations from clerk of courts
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 15 days ago
local nonprofit organizations that provide crucial services to the community. The recipients included Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank, Akron Summit Community Action Inc. (ASCA) and the Battered Women’s Shelter of Summit and Medina Counties. According... Read more
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chroniclelive
Departing Newcastle students urged to keep the city cleanlocations such as Jesmond, West Jesmond, Fenham, Spital Tongues, Ouseburn and H
Departing Newcastle students urged to keep the city clean
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
locations such as Jesmond, West Jesmond, Fenham, Spital Tongues, Ouseburn and Heaton, with charities such as Newcastle Foodbank, St Oswald’s and the British Heart Foundation benefiting from the campaign. A team of student volunteers NUSU... Read more
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