Once again Swindon Foodbank has been blessed with a plentiful harvest. Through various church, school and community collections we've received 15.4 tonnes of Harvest food - an amazing 65% increase on last year!
In addition we received 1.248 tonnes of food at the recent supermarket collection. We'd like to thank everyone who gave their time to help on the day, including some enthusiastic scouts - your help meant a smoothly run, successful day!
All in all this means that the Warehouse is very full at the moment, with lots of food needing to be sorted and stacked. If you are available during any day, Monday to Friday between the 12th and 30th November, and could give us an hour or two we would be very pleased to have your help.
You would need to book in your offer of help at the Foodbank Office on 01793 978045 (between 10 & 4 Monday to Friday) or by email to email@example.com.
Our next supermarket collection is on 1 December at Sainsburys Bridgemead. If you can give an hour or two anytime between 9 and 5 If you can help please contact Sandra on 01793 978045 (Monday to Friday 10 – 4) or mobile 07962812442 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted on Fri, November 9, 2012
by Milly Jones filed under