9 Apr 18
Thanks to very generous theatre-goers watching Le Navet Bete’s hilarious performance of a Christmas Carol Plymouth Foodbank has received £6,863.70. Look out for Aladdin their 2018 Christmas show at the Plymouth Athenaeum.
26 Mar 18
A team from Halifax Building Society sort the dates on sauces whilst our regular team pack bags
3 Nov 17
This year it was great to welcome Helen, Margaret and Kaia from Calor Gas who helped sort food one Friday when we were really busy
3 Nov 17
We are very grateful to the 46 schools who donated their Harvest food to the Plymouth Foodbank this year
31 Oct 16
Thanks to the 36 schools who have contributed so far at Harvest. We have had great fun visiting school assemblies and there are some amazing singers out there.
25 Oct 16
23 Dec 15
A visit to the food bank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity, but one UK charity is asking for a little extra help this month, when demand is at its highest and families are choosing between eating and heating.
8 Dec 15
With Christmas approaching, Michele from Brent Foodbank shares how she’s helping to make the festive season special for those struggling. “For the past few days I haven’t been to the street begging for money to buy food for me and my baby…” This was what a mother at Brent Foodbank told us recently. She was […]
1 Dec 15
David McAuley, Chief Executive of The Trussell Trust said: “We have two simple tests for the budget being delivered today. Firstly, what does it do to reduce the number of people in poverty and hunger? Secondly, what does it do to ensure the Government is supporting the work of charities and social enterprise in taking […]
21 Oct 15
MPs and peers discussed tackling UK poverty. The Trussell Trust, along with dozens of representatives from its UK network of foodbanks, were in parliament yesterday speaking with MPs and Peers about the work they do to combat hunger and poverty. Hosting the event, Chris White MP commended the varied work of the Trussell Trust’s foodbanks, […]