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Job Vacancies

We currently have 2 vacancies available at Sunderland foodbank Foodbank Development Project Officer Salary: £22,425 p.a. pro rata (£11.50/hr) Hours: Full time (37.5hrs/wk) including out of hours and weekend work as needed. Duration: This post is initially funded for 12 months. Any extension will be subject to funding and need. This is an exciting and […]

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Easter Egg Thank you Gentoo

Many thanks to Gentoo for their amazing generosity, and thank you to the team at Fiscus for helping deliver the Easter eggs to our foodbank centres.   https://www.facebook.com/gentoogroup/photos/a.217181940106/10165231771775107/?type=3

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Easter 2021 Opening Times

Easter 2021 FB opening for web please click on this document to see our Easter 2021 opening times.

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£125+K raised so far!! Thank you SAFC fans

On behalf of everyone involved with Sunderland Foodbank, a massive thank you to each & every person who has donated and contributed to this brilliant team effort! https://www.safc.com/news/club-news/2021/february/players-and-staff-hail-fan-initiative Good luck to @SunderlandAFC for the final on Sunday Trophy #SunderlandTogether #hawaythelads

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Sunderland AFC fans raise thousands with virtual ticket charity fund-raiser

We may not be together at Wembley, but together we can make a real difference to thousands of lives across the North East.   https://www.sunderlandecho.com/news/people/sunderland-afc-fans-raise-thousands-with-virtual-ticket-charity-fund-raiser-ahead-of-papa-johns-trophy-final-3145644      

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Sunderland Foodbank “More than Food” support in partnership with FISCUS

If you are a client of Sunderland Foodbank we can offer you “More than Food” support and arrange for you to have telephone appointment with a fully qualified Welfare Benefits and Crisis Money Adviser from Fiscus. Please ask for more details at our distribution centres or telephone our office.

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https://www.bmstores.co.uk/news/sunderland-foodbank-opens-new-bandm-store-following-relocation

https://www.bmstores.co.uk/news/sunderland-foodbank-opens-new-bandm-store-following-relocation A special Shout Out to say thank you to B&M for inviting us to open your new store at Pallion, and the kind donation of £250 shopping vouchers to spend in store too. We will be back soon to purchase essential items for our foodbank clients.  

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Christmas and New Year opening times for Sunderland Foodbank and the Independent Food Banks

If you need foodbank support over Christmas and New Year, please visit Sunderland City Councils Website for details of locations and opening times (click on the area of the city where you live). You will need to ring Sunderland City Council Customer Service Network and ask for a voucher code to use at Sunderland Foodbank. […]

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We have moved

Here are our new addresses :- Sunderland Foodbank Coordinator  (Office only – we do not give out food parcels from this address) The Coop Centre, Whitehouse Road, Hendon, Sunderland, SR2 8AH (Working Hours Monday to Friday 9am – 3pm) Sunderland Food Donation Drop-off Point – Wednesday and Thursday between 10am and 1pm We will have […]

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we are moving

By the end of this week Sunderland foodbank foodstore will have moved to a new premises close to Chester-le-Street. This is an exciting joint venture with Durham foodbank. Our amazing teams of volunteers have helped shift nearly 35 tonnes of food, and an epic amount of shelving, sorting stations, desks and other bits n bobs! […]

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