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List of locations providing free meal and fun activities for children during summer holidays.

SCHOOL SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2017

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Wirral Foodbank plays key role in pioneering research that confirms destitution & vulnerability of people referred to foodbanks

Wirral Foodbank plays key role in pioneering research that confirms destitution & vulnerability of people referred to foodbanks Wirral Foodbank and their team of dedicated volunteers in Wirral are not only doing vital work to provide emergency food and support to local people who would otherwise face hunger – the Foodbank volunteers are now also […]

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Wirral Foodbank celebrates National Volunteers’ Week 1 – 7 June 2017

“On behalf of the many adults and children who have been helped in their time of need by Wirral Foodbank, the Trustees express their appreciation and thanks to the volunteers for the cheerful commitment on which the organisation and works absolutely rely.” Revd Colin Hart, Chair of Trustees

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Demand for foodbank is still increasing

Trussell Trust have today issued their latest national figures showing that the Foodbank Network provided 1,182,954 three day emergency food supplies to people in crisis compared to 1,109,309 in 2015-16.  Of this number, 436,938 went to children.  Wirral Foodbank provided over 11,978 three-day emergency food supplies to local people in crisis during 2016-17, compared to […]

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Wirral Foodbank Summary of AGM 17th February 2017

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Thank you for your donations in 2016

In 2016 we fed and supported 8,016 adults and 4,221 children.  Since we started in 2012 we have helped 33,842 adults and 18,846 children.  This would not have been possible without the generous support of the people of Wirral.  Thank you to you all for your support.

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Job Vacancy – Warehouse Team Leader

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Wirral Foodbank is a local based charity providing emergency food to local people in crisis.  In 2016, we fed and supported 12,200 people. The jobholder will be responsible for all aspects relating to the management and the efficient running of the warehouse. Requirements: The successful applicant should ideally have experience in warehouse operations and managing […]

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Thanks to Heswall Round Table!

“Thank you to Heswall Round Table for their generous donation of £1,000.  The picture shows Steve Tasker (right), of Heswall Round Table and chairman of Wirral, Chester and North East Wales Roundtable, presenting the cheque to Richard Roberts, Manager of Wirral Foodbank.”

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Notice of Wirral Foodbank Annual General Meeting

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Christmas 2016

The generosity of the people of Wirral Amazing is an overused word, but without any hesitation I can say what an “amazing” amount of food donations we have received at Wirral Foodbank this Christmas, and what “amazing” donors.”   We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of the people of Wirral, local schools, churches and business.  […]

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