Hamilton District Foodbank is named baker's charity of the year Bayne's Family Bakers have chosen to donate to Trussell Trust foodbanks across Scotland Daily Record - Published 1 week ago
More children forced to use food banks, says charity A FOODBANK has revealed shocking statistics which show a huge rise in children needing emergency food packages. The Argus - Published 2 weeks ago
Cape Coral teen holding food drive for her birthday
Most kids for their birthday ask for presents or a big party. Yet, for one Cape Coral teenager, she is holding a food drive instead to help those less fortunate in Southwest Florida.
Credit: FOX 4 Now Florida Duration: 01:40 Published 5 days ago
Idahoans help fight hunger in Idaho
Letter Carriers all over over Idaho collect non-perishable food items to be distributed throughout the Gem State.
Credit: Idaho On Your Side Duration: 01:05 Published 1 week ago
Food insecurity in Idaho
About 210,000 Idahoans are dealing with food insecurity right now according to The Idaho Foodbank even people who are working.
Credit: Rumble Duration: 01:48 Published 3 weeks ago
Fundraiser for Holt H.S. Food Pantry
With Easter coming up, many are preparing for the celebrations with food and of course, Easter baskets.
Credit: FOX 47 News Michigan Duration: 00:45 Published on April 15, 2019
Nottingham Forest fans fill another van with goods as foodbank donations flood in at City Ground This further generosity comes after fans donated up to "a ton" of stock prior to Forest's game against Swansea in March Nottingham Post - Published 2 weeks ago
Thousands of emergency food packs were handed out by Hamilton District Foodbank this year The shocking figure – a stark increase on last year’s total of 5169 – was released this week by The Trussell Trust foodbank network. Daily Record - Published 3 weeks ago Staggering rise in people relying on foodbanks across North Devon Northern Devon Foodbank has seen a 17 per cent increase on the number of people needing their help Exeter Express and Echo - Published 3 weeks ago Also reported by • Torquay Herald Express • Western Morning News • Tiverton Mid Devon Gazette • North Devon Journal
Call to cut Universal Credit payment delay to two weeks as foodbank use soars Birmingham MP asks DWP to cut waiting time for first payment from five weeks to two Tamworth Herald - Published 3 weeks ago
Foodbank desperately needs new premises to help meet rising demand for food Volunteers from the local charity are asking landlords or anyone who can make a suitable space available to get in touch Daily Record - Published 3 weeks ago
Airdrie foodbank demand increases again by a third compared to last year The local charity distributed 4713 three-day emergency parcels between April 2018 and the end of March. Daily Record - Published 3 weeks ago West Lothian Foodbank's charity shop receive big donation The charity shop plays a big role in contributing to the running costs of the foodbank. Daily Record - Published on April 25, 2019
The shocking number of children using food banks every week in Birmingham BirminghamLive launches BrumFeeds Campaign for 2019 as shocking new statistics reveal the true extend of foodbank use in the city Tamworth Herald - Published on April 25, 2019
Warning: Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank will run out of stock as record TWELVE THOUSAND food parcels handed to cash-strapped families in one year Nearly 10,000 people in North Staffordshire are now on Universal Credit, with many facing lengthy waits for payments Staffordshire Newsletter - Published on April 13, 2019 Also reported by • The Sentinel Stoke • Leek Post and Times
Bristol Rovers fans lead the way in the city's fight against poverty Find out where and how you can get involved in supporting a local foodbank Bristol Post - Published on April 11, 2019
'He hadn't eaten in three days' Renfrewshire Foodbank volunteer opens up on tough but important job It’s been five years since Rena Ioannou started volunteering with Renfrewshire Foodbank and during that time she has spoken to a lot of vulnerable people in need of help. Daily Record - Published on April 5, 2019 Demand for foodbank parcels in West Dunbartonshire doubles in three weeks The introduction of Universal Credit has been blamed for the spike. Daily Record - Published on April 4, 2019
West Lothian Foodbank makes urgent donation call The food bank has warned that they may face a crisis unless they can increase support. Daily Record - Published on April 3, 2019 Squeeze singer to play Eurocentral gig in support of local foodbank Glenn Tilbrook will perform at Berits & Brown, located at Maxim office park, on June 15. Daily Record - Published on April 2, 2019
West Lothian band raise money for foodbank Whitburn band Mark Sharp and the Bicycle Thieves donated all the profits from their first gig of the year to the foodbank. Daily Record - Published on March 31, 2019 MPs collect donations for foodbank Two MPs from the West Midlands have teamed up to collect food donations for a Wolverhampton foodbank. Express and Star - Published on March 31, 2019
More than half a ton of goods donated by Nottingham Forest fans after foodbank appeal The amount of food and toiletries filled a whole van Nottingham Post - Published on March 30, 2019 What MP Liam Byrne told thieves who stole his Land Rover Discovery - full of essential foodbank gear The MP for Hodge Hill was in London debating Brexit at the time Tamworth Herald - Published on March 28, 2019
Foodbank used by almost 1,000 people - including 329 CHILDREN Council to chip in after more than 4,000 meals were handed out over past year Staffordshire Newsletter - Published on March 28, 2019 Also reported by • Leek Post and Times • The Sentinel Stoke Number of families Stewartry Council for Voluntery Services refers to foodbank doubles in 12 months The organisation referred 100 applicants in 2018, compared with less than 50 in 2017 Daily Record - Published on March 22, 2019
Need for emergency food aid has doubled, says Dumbarton foodbank charity Foodbank charity Food For Thought claim they have been left struggling to cope with the demand to help those in financial crisis. Daily Record - Published on March 20, 2019 Cornwall town sees huge increase in hungry families and Universal Credit is being blamed The town's foodbank has seen a 50% increase in demand since last year West Briton - Published on March 19, 2019 Also reported by • The Cornishman • Cornish Guardian
'If he'd just asked we'd have gladly helped' - Church steward speaks out after thief caught stealing sausages - from FOODBANK Corrie Reynolds got into the building while it was being used by a Slimming World group The Sentinel Stoke - Published on March 19, 2019 Also reported by • Leek Post and Times • Staffordshire Newsletter Woman lives off foodbank parcel for a week - and she has now revealed the harsh reality Trussell Trust foodbanks in Birmingham have given out more than 10,000 three-day emergency food supplies in the last year alone Tamworth Herald - Published on March 18, 2019
Hamilton District Foodbank picks up £1000 from Vodafone Foodbank volunteers are pictured collecting the cheque from Vodafone staff. Daily Record - Published on March 4, 2019 Can you help this Bristol foodbank find a new storage unit? It is searching for a new premises a Bristol Post - Published on March 1, 2019
Volunteer stole money from church foodbank by forging signatures on cheques Heather Clelland, 51, was in charge of the foodbank and used her role to steal more than £3,500 Wales Online - Published on February 25, 2019 'Life is one big struggle': Snapshot of a Birmingham Foodbank Birmingham Live was granted rare access to the frontlines and back-up operation Tamworth Herald - Published on February 21, 2019
MP humbled by visit to Crediton foodbank Mel Stride has been hearing first hand experiences by those needing to use it Exeter Express and Echo - Published on February 20, 2019 Also reported by • North Devon Journal • Western Morning News • Tiverton Mid Devon Gazette • Torquay Herald Express Latest appeal for Cheltenham foodbank includes nappies and basic hygiene products 1 in 5 of the UK population live below the poverty line Gloucester Citizen - Published on February 8, 2019 Also reported by • Gloucestershire Echo • Stroud Life
Mum reveals torment after being falsely accused of stealing £15k from Glasgow food bank Julie Webster, 42, helped start the foodbank in Maryhill in January 2013 before it closed in March 2016. Daily Record - Published on February 7, 2019 North Ayrshire Council boss in foodbank warning over no-deal Brexit Demand could grow as employment, investment and growth takes a hit, according to a report. Daily Record - Published on February 6, 2019 Almost 200 people, including 90 children, used foodbank over Christmas "We are grateful to all who have donated food and finance to the food bank over this period. It has been vital in keeping us going.” The Sentinel Stoke - Published on January 26, 2019 Also reported by • Staffordshire Newsletter