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A short story on how a lady budgeted

We met a lady today who stopped by with her friend to find out what our current most needed items are. We got chatting and she explained that at one point in her life she was left with virtually nothing and lived on 4 slices of toast and a mars bar a day. Thankfully her […]

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Council Housing Event

A massive shout out to say THANK YOU to all the sponsors at the Council Housing event. £1200 will go a long way to help support local people in crisis ?

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Drop of food donations

  Over 90% of the food distributed by foodbanks in The Trussell Trust network is donated by the public – that’s why your food donations are absolutely vital to our ability to give everyone referred to us a balanced and nutritious three day supply of food. If you are happy to drop off food donations, […]

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Beacon of Light

We’re back at the Beacon of Light fanzone on Saturday 8th February collecting for Sunderland and Co Durham foodbanks. Please stop by the fanzone and donate if you can. Other drop off points should be available too. #HungerDoesntWearClubColours

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Sunderland AFC

We will be hosting two food bank collection points at the Stadium of Light this Saturday 08-02-2020. Working alongside Sunderland foodbank, County Durham Foodbank, Red & White Army and the Foundation of Light, we are urging all supporters attending Saturday’s came to support those in need within our community.

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Sundeland AFC do it again

It ended up being a great day at Sunderland AFC. As Tommy said in the video, “People of the north east are great givers to all worthy causes ( https://www.facebook.com/sunderlandafc/videos/463274004373996/). So thanks again to all Sunderland fans who gave to Sunderland Foodbank. SAFC donation weighed in at a great 617.73kg which would help make 82 3 […]

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Sunderland council is a great hit

  Again, a great thanks to everyone who gave to the Sunderland Foodbank collection at Sunderland City Council with a brilliant 1034.36kg, which would help make 138 3 day emergency food parcels, or 1293 meals and in addition to that a great Cash Donation of £1362.

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Great collection at Tesco

A great thanks to everyone who gave to the Sunderland Foodbank collection at Tesco. This weighed in at a whopping 1952kg, which would help make 260 3 day emergency food parcels, or 1562 meals. So thanks again for all your help.  

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Christmas and New Year Opening Times 2019

????? Christmas and New Year Opening Times ????? Foodbank Distribution Points are all ran by teams of volunteers who support Sunderland Foodbank clients. We would like to say a huge thank you to them for all of their time that they give up freely to support local people in crisis. Foodbank users need a red/e-voucher to […]

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