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Waitrose Supermarket Drive on 19 August collects 10 crates of food and £92

At the Waitrose Supermarket Drive on 19 August our enthusiastic team of volunteers, including invaluable help from Free the Children (pictured here) collected 10 crates of food and £92 in donations. Thanks to Waitrose staff for all their help.

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Free the Children UK support Supermarket Drive at Morrisons

On 9 May, a brilliantly energetic group from Free the Children UK gave up their Saturday to help at the supermarket drive at Morrisons on Holloway Road. We are very grateful for the donations and Free the Children’s support helped us to speak to local people about the work of Islington Foodbank. Thanks to the staff […]

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Waitrose supermarket drive yields over 1000 kg of food

We had a very successful food drive in April at which , at which we collected an incredible 1032kg of non-perishable essential food items for our three-day emergency food parcels. Thanks very much to the staff for accommodating us and for their generous and ongoing support.

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Trussell Trust foodbanks gave out over one million three day emergency food supplies to UK people in crisis in 2014/15.

Benefit delays, low income and benefit changes are the primary reasons why people are currently being referred to foodbanks for emergency food. About Our Statistics The Trussell Trust statistics are a measure of volume – they show the number of people to whom The Trussell Trust foodbanks have given three days’ emergency food. These are […]

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Supermarket drive- 3rd May 2014

We collected 766kg at Morrisons on Holloway Road. Thank you everybody for their generous contributions.

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Supermarket drive- 26th April 2014

We have collected 1178.2 kgs of food during our supermarket drive at Waitrose, Liverpool Road. Thank you very much to everyone for their generous contributions!

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Supermarket drive- 19th October 2013

We have collected 413.3 kgs of food during our supermarket drive at Waitrose, Liverpool Road. Thank you very much to everyone for their generous contributions!

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