FANTASTIC SUPPORT OVER CHRISTMAS – THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH
The Great Yarmouth Foodbank was officially launched on Monday, February 17 by the Great Yarmouth Mayor in a ceremony at the Town Hall. Representatives from those supporting and helping the Foodbank including the Borough Council and local firms and supermarkets (Sainsbury, Tesco’s, Co-op and Past Foods) attended the event. Trevor Wainwright, the Great Yarmouth Council […]
On Friday 13th September the Great Yarmouth Foodbank Appeal had a very successful Trolley Day appeal at the Morrisons Supermarket in Gorleston-On-Sea, Norfolk. Trolleys were stationed at both entrances of the Gorleston Morrisons, these had Gt Yarmouth Foodbank poster information on them and the volunteers also handed out leaflets and spoke about the charity. It […]
Morrison’s Gorleston are allowing the Great Yarmouth Food bank to have a Trolley Day on Friday 13th September. This means we can place a trolley in the Gorleson-On-sea branch foyer from 9am to 5pm. Anyone wishing to donate can take a leaflet and also donate non perishables into the trolley. Grateful thanks to Morrison s […]
Below is a quote and link to the Guardian Newspaper about Food banks – this one is based in the affluent area of West Fulham but shows that there is crippling poverty everywhere. The article and reports suggest that three Food banks are being opened each week by the Trussel Trust alone! Also, that over […]
Next meeting Monday 2nd September – Mary Magdalen Church 2.30pm
The Bridge Dropin is shut during August for Foodbank. It will reopen on Tuesday 3rd September. Please contact Rev Linda Ricketts Telephone 01493 661741 to arrange to pick up Foodbank parcels.
Contact 2000 based at the Gorleston Baptist Church will be closed during August for its summer break. It will reopen in September and also reopen with a new name and mission. Contact 2000 from September will be called and operating as The Well. For food parcels contact Linda Rickets St Mary Magdalen 01493 661741