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Tesco National Collection

The Tesco National Collection is currently taking place.  We will have volunteers in our local Tesco store at Dibden (Applemore) during the daytime on Friday 16th and Saturday 17th July to accept your generous donations to Waterside Foodbank.  Please say ‘hello’ to our volunteers who will be handing out leaflets containing our most wanted items.  […]

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Well Done Esmay

Well Done to 5 year old Esmay who completed a sponsored litter pick and raised £60 to buy food for the foodbank. This resulted in 40.9kg of food being donated to the Foodbank.  Very well done Esmay!

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StepChange Debt Advice

StepChange Debt Advice Charity is proud to be working with the Trussell Trust to provide free debt advice and managed debt solutions to those struggling financially. StepChange is the UK’s largest debt charity. We have more than 25 years’ experience of providing practical debt solutions to help people tackle their debts. Visit our website for […]

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Easter Closure

We will be closed on Good Friday 2nd April but will open instead on Thursday 1st April 2021 from 10am until 3pm.

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Christmas at Foodbank

We have been absolutely amazed with the support of the community this Christmas.  Whilst it has been challenging to work under Covid-19 guidelines with reduced staff in our small premises, we have endeavoured to support those in our community who find themselves in crisis by providing doorstep only deliveries of food. This we could not […]

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Big Thank You to Johannes

A Big Thank You to 14 year old Johannes Bishop-Weston who has been growing vegetables and has sold them to family and friends to raise money for the Waterside Foodbank and also for the Wave 105 ‘cash for kids’ Appeal. Queensmead village shop in Beaulieu also kindly allowed Johannes to sell some of his produce […]

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Harvest Food

A very big thank you to all the schools and churches who have supported us with food from their Harvest Festivals.  We did think that because of the pandemic Harvest would not be celebrated in the usual way but we have been amazed of how everyone has come together to support the foodbank in this […]

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Thank You Freya

Following the online auction/raffle of her beautiful dolls house 8 year old Freya raised an amazing £230 for Waterside Foodbank which she presented to Trustee Linda at the Foodbank. Thank you Freya and Mum Christine.

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Waterside Stitchers at Marchwood

Our continued thanks to the Waterside Stitchers at Marchwood who have now donated over £2000 and have also given us masks which can be given to clients accessing our foodboxes.

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‘We Love Marchwood’ Charity Bags

Our thanks to a group of Marchwood community volunteers for organising the canvas ‘We Love Marchwood’  bags and to Richard Dance of the Welcome Store in Marchwood for selling them in aid of charity.  A cheque for £1050 has been handed to Waterside Foodbank.  Our grateful thanks to everyone involved.

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