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Core funding secured for 6 months: Community Foundation in Wales

  We are delighted to announce that we have been successful in a bid to Comic Relief / The Community Foundation in Wales  (www.cfiw.org.uk) for core funding towards the costs incurred by our warehouse operations. This is in addition to the funding already received from the Tesco Bags of Help scheme which paid for the […]

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Succesful Quiz Night

Our first Wrexham Foodbank Quiz night was held on February 23rd in Wrexham Lager Social Club. With nearly ninety people attending a great night was had with enormous thanks to Pete our wonderful quizmaster who kept the brain cells working and to the social club for hosting the event. Thanks too to everyone who donated […]

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FOODBANK QUIZ NIGHT: new date February 23rd 2018 at 8.30pm

Sorry about any confusion but we are now holding our quiz night in Wrexham Lager Club on Friday February 23rd. £1 entry per person ideally teams of 6 people maximum. Raffle also being held. Come along and support us and have some fun!

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NEW EVENT: QUIZ NIGHT Friday, February 16th 2018

A date for the diary. Please come along and support our quiz night on Friday February 16th. More details in due course.

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Amazing generosity and hard work!

A huge thank you to everyone who has donated food and monies to Wrexham Foodbank over the past few weeks. We have had an unprecedented response to our Christmas appeal from individuals; supermarket customers; local businesses and other organisations. Our dedicated team of volunteers have somehow managed to keep going, not just keeping up with […]

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CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR OPENING TIMES

The last day for delivery of donations to our warehouse: FRIDAY DECEMBER 22nd. The warehouse will NOT be open on Tuesday December 26th; Friday December 29th or Tuesday January 2nd and will re-open on Friday January 5th 2018. Our distribution centres will be open until FRIDAY DECEMBER 22nd and will then all the centres will […]

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Amazing generosity from Tesco customers and Wrexham Football supporters!

The three days Food Collection in association with Tesco Wrexham Extra and Tesco Cefn Mawr brought in a grand total of 3179.7 kilos! The Saturday collection in Wrexham alone was over 920 kilos which demonstrates just how supportive the public have been as we approach Christmas. As we have over 340 Christmas hampers to fill […]

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TESCO FOOD COLLECTION: November 30th – December 2nd

Our next big FOOD COLLECTION takes place at the end of this week. Please come along to Tesco Wrexham Extra or Tesco Cefn Mawr and donate some much needed food items. If you are free to help either in the supermarkets or at our warehouse during the collection then please e-mail us at info@wrexham.foodbank.org.uk or […]

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November update: Universal Credit, Christmas Hampers, Warehouse developments

As winter approaches the demand for food parcels continues to be high and with the upcoming introduction of Universal Credit in Wrexham we expect to see that rising in December. Nationally the Trussell Trust reports an increase of around 12% when Universal Credit is launched with clients having to wait up to 6 weeks for […]

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WAREHOUSE OPENING HOURS: October / November

WAREHOUSE OPENING HOURS UPDATE To facilitate Harvest and Christmas donations at our warehouse in Rhosddu Road we are extending the hours when there will be Foodbank volunteers at the warehouse for October and November only: Mondays: 15.30-18.30 hrs Tuesdays: 11.00-15.30 hrs Wednesdays: 09.30-12.30 hrs… Fridays: 10.00-14.30 hrs. THIS IS FOR DONATIONS ONLY OUR DISTRIBUTION CENTRES […]

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