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More foodstuffs and festive items were handed over to the Great Yarmouth foodbank yesterday, Thursday 20 December, with dozens of items donated by staff in wards and departments across the hospital being collected to support those in need this Christmas.

Foodbank community collections

We are so grateful to you all allowing us to continue to help those in need over Christmas. Here are some of the donations obviously they cant all be mentioned – but they all meant so much to us however small because they were so generous and WE COULD SEE A LOT OF TIME AND […]

We hope you all had a lovely Christmas & would like to wish you all a very happy new year! Thank you for your support for The Foodbank.   Note – all sessions are operating as normal from Wednesday 2nd January there is even an additional opening time at St Andrews on Fridays at 2.25 – 3.30pm. […]

December is going to be a very busy month

Looks like December will be our busiest month with already a rise on last year. We are so grateful to our supporters for their donations in December especially Hillside school, Ormiston Venture Academy, PERENCO, Royal Mail, Johnson control, Julie Greer and friends Norwich, and JPH. Plus there are always a number of private donations from […]

Who uses a Foodbank

In the most basic terms, these are people with many overlapping reasons They have been missing meals, often for days at a time, going without heating and electricity. One in five had slept rough in recent months. They are at the lowest end of the low-income spectrum, with an average income below £320 per month, […]

Volunteers say thank you

Foodbank volunteers say we have been ‘very touched’ with the response for help after revealing they were giving out more food than they were being given. We are so very grateful indeed for the help and support that we have received from members of the local  community including individuals, schools, churches and businesses. We thank you all for your wonderful […]