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D&G Bus Company supporting Stoke-on-Trent foodbank

David Reeves the Managing Director of D&G Bus Company presenting a £3,500 cheque to support the work of Stoke-on-Trent foodbank to Trustees Keith Stubbs and Sue Simcoe .

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Stoke-on-Trent foodbank Annual General meeting 2017

Stoke-on-Trent foodbank held it’s Annual General Meeting(AGM) on Friday 23rd June 2017. The AGM began with Edwin Lewis who gave a presentation of an Independent Evaluation of the Stoke-on-Trent foodbank. http://www.widerimpact.com/june-2017-wider-impact-thanked-delivering-stoke-trent-foodbank-evaluation-report This was commissioned by The Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank Project: funded by The Big Lottery and delivered by Wider Impact Consultancy. The presentation was concluded with the showing of a […]

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New figures show 10,330 emergency food supplies given to local people by Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank in the last year

10,330 three day emergency food supplies were given to local people in crisis by Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank in 2016-17, of these 3,913 went to children Latest statistics published by The Trussell Trust foodbank network show UK-wide foodbank figures are still not decreasing With the impact of further welfare reform being felt across Stoke-on-Trent, this 6% decrease […]

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Vacancy for Administrator 20hrs per week

Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank is looking for a self-motivated, well organised and friendly-natured person to be our Administrator.  The ideal candidate will have a pleasant telephone manner; have office experience and excellent IT skills.  A ‘can do’ attitude is essential, and it’d be ideal to have had experience of working with vulnerable people and Volunteers too.  We […]

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You are invited to a FREE film viewing of I, Daniel Blake – Thursday 9th March 6.30pm-9.30pm

Click for details of Invite to I Daniel Blake . Daniel Blake has worked as a joiner for most of his life in Newcastle. Now, for the first time ever, he needs help from the State. He crosses paths with single mother Katie who is battling to keep her two young children fed. Daniel and Katie find […]

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Director Ken Loach returns to Stoke-on-Trent after benefit claimants inspired BAFTA-winning film | Stoke Sentinel

Source: Director Ken Loach returns to Stoke-on-Trent after benefit claimants inspired BAFTA-winning film | Stoke Sentinel

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Take part in our 40 for 40 challenge this Lent

With people struggling to afford food living locally, it is important that we can continue to support families in crisis throughout the Easter period. We provide essential emergency food, emotional support and practical advice to families who live near you and really need us. The challenge We are asking people to join us in taking […]

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Can you spare a couple of hours? Please help the Stoke-on-Trent foodbank collect donated funds at the bet365 Stadium

Stoke-on-Trent foodbank is holding a fund raising collection to help us continue to support local people in crisis. We are looking for volunteers to collect donations at the bet365 Stadium. We will be there on Saturday 4th March 2017 from 1pm to 3:30pm – prior to the Stoke City v Middlesbrough match. If you are […]

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All services back to normal following the Christmas and New Year break

All our services have resumed as normal from today (3rd January 2017). Please see web site https://stokeontrent.foodbank.org.uk/locations/ or the back of the Red Vouchers for details of Distribution Centre Locations and Opening Times.

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Christmas 2016 Distribution Centres – Opening Times

Thurs 22nd December 10.30am – 12.30pm – Temple Street Methodist Church, Temple Street, Fenton ST4 4NW 2.30pm – 4.30pm – St Albans Centre, Finstock Avenue, Blurton ST3 3JU 4.30pm – 6.30pm – New Testament Church of God, 48 Union Street, Hanley ST1 5AS 6.00pm – 8.00pm – English Martyrs RC Church, St John’s Road, Biddulph […]

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