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Reverse Advent Calendar donations: Warehouse opening times update

We are aware that many folk have intimated their interest in supporting Wrexham Foodbank through collecting for us using a Reverse Advent Calendar. We are also aware that it may be difficult for people to bring these donations to us due to their work commitments. We are therefore opening the warehouse THIS Saturday November 30th […]

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Wrexham FC supporters: a draw on the pitch but winners off it

Although the fans of Wrexham FC didn’t see their team win against Yeovil on November 23rd ( a 3-3 draw) they certainly showed their support for Wrexham foodbank. Fans were asked to bring donations before the match and a total of 389 kilograms was donated together with a substantial cash donation. So a BIG thank […]

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Tesco Christmas collection 2019: another wonderful response from the public

On Thursday November 21st until Saturday November 23rd we held our annual pre-Christmas collection in Tesco Extra Wrexham and Tesco Cefn Mawr. Ably supported by Ali and Sian the in-store Community Champions our wonderful team of volunteers engaged with the customers in both locations and gathered in over 3000kgs of donated food! In Wrexham 2070 […]

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COMMUNITY | FOODBANK COLLECTION VS YEOVIL TOWN ON 23RD NOVEMBER

Wrexham AFC have teamed up with Wrexham Foodbank to hold their annual ‘bring a tin’ collection before the home game against Yeovil Town on 23rd November, 3pm kick off. There will be two collection points around the ground -: club shop in front of the bkoncepts stand and outside the Hays Travel Stand from 1:30pm […]

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Stark statistics from the Trussell Trust

Steepest increase in people needing food banks for past five years as number of food parcels given out soars 23% As the General Election nears, the Trussell Trust is calling for politicians of all parties to pledge to protect people from hunger by ensuring everyone has enough money for the basics. The charity reports more […]

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Reverse Advent Calendar 2019: November please not December!!

It’s that time of year again as we pass through Harvest time towards Christmas. We would be delighted if folk want to do a reverse Advent Calendar for us again but remember we prefer if this is done in NOVEMBER and donations brought to us in early December so we can get our Christmas Food […]

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What’s happening this week? Tesco Cefn Mawr and change to opening time

This weekend we have a 2 day food collection in Tesco Cefn Mawr. This is an ad hoc collection but still allows us to collect food and toiletry donations over and above the in store collection bin that is always there. Our team will be there Friday 09.30 till 16.00 and Saturday 09.30 till 17.00. […]

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Summer newsletter

Please click on the following link for a copy of our new newsletter. SUMMER 2019

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TESCO collection news

On Friday June 7th and Saturday June 8th we held another in store collection event in Tesco Wrexham.  Once again thanks to the wonderful generosity 0f the customers and with the help of a great team of volunteers just over 1,100 kgs of much needed food and toiletries was collected ….. THANK YOU to all […]

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We are on the move! New warehouse facility opens next week:- JULY 1st 2019

After a long search we have found a new site for our warehouse facility. This does NOT affect our distribution sites but does mean donations will not be received at Dean Road. The new site is: Unit 1A Puleston Industrial Estate; Ruabon Road Wrexham LL 13 7RF.  

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