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Thanks to All Tesco Customers

Huge thanks to all Tesco customers who donated so generously at the Foodbank collections at Bedford Tesco stores. Altogether, at both stores and across the three days, we collected 5,077kg of food donated by Tesco customers and over £400 in the cash collection tins. The food collection is enough to provide approx 560 single 3-day food parcels, and […]

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Christmas Opening Times 2018

CHRISTMAS: Our last distribution sessions before Christmas will be on Friday 21st December at Salvation Army and Project 229 (Grace Church). We will be closed for Christmas Week and New Year. Our first session after New Year will be Wednesday 2nd January at Holy Cross church on Goldington Road.

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Christmas Food Collections

This year at Bedford Foodbank our Christmas food collection is the ‘Reverse Advent Calendar’: Christmas Reverse Advent Calendar Poster If you wish to support Christmas in a Box, a project from All Nations Church, one of our supporting churches, please follow the link to the All Nations website: http://www.allnationsbedford.org/christmasinabox

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Christmas Reverse Advent Calendar

If you are thinking of supporting us with a Reverse Advent Calendar please bring the food collection along to our warehouse by Monday 17th December. Please see below for a list of suggested items. Many thanks for your generosity. Christmas Reverse Advent Calendar Poster

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Foodbank Collection Event – Putnoe Heights Church – Thurs 26th July

A National Citizen Service team are running a charity food collection event at Putnoe Heights Church on Thursday 26th July, 12:00 – 4:00 pm. Please see below for full details.

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Donations of School Uniform

Do you have any new, hardly worn or excellent quality second hand school uniform from a Bedford school that you would like to be donated to local families. You can drop in for collection at Bedford Foodbank. Please see full detail below. BediPAG UNIFORM (1)

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Thanks – St Philip and St James Golf Society – Charity Golf Day

A huge thank you to the organisers and supporters of the St Philip & St James Golf Society Charity Golf Day on 1st June 2018 in support of Bedford Foodbank and Tibbs Dementia Foundation. The event raised an awesome £13,000 to be split equally between the two charities, with additional donated monies on the day. […]

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Charity Golf Day – Friday 1st June 2018

Please see the full details below of the 28th St Philip and St James Charity Golf Day on 1st June 2018. Please get involved to support Bedford Foodbank and Tibbs Dementia Foundation. Download an entry form now Golf Day 2018 Golf entry form 2018

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Bedford Who Charity Con 4 – Sat 7th April 2018

We are excited to announce the next Bedford Who charity convention in support of Bedford Foodbank – ‘Bedford Who Charity Con 4’ – taking place at The Quarry Theatre on Saturday 7th April 2018 10:00 – 17:30. Please go to http://bedfordwhocharitycon.co.uk/ for full details.    

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Christmas Thank You

We would like to thank everyone who has supported Bedford foodbank so generously over the Christmas period. Especially the ‘reverse advent calendar’ food collections, the many generous cash donations, and the support of our carol singing in Bedford town centre. Thank you!

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