26 Jan 18
During 2017 the Warwick District foodbank provided food for 2926 adults and 1324 children, plus some cats and dogs. The foodbank distributed a whopping 42 tonnes of food – thank you!
19 Dec 17
Local people in need have benefitted from an increase in supplies through the Warwick District Foodbank this Christmas, thanks to a reverse advent calendar campaign by The Midcounties Co-operative. Colleagues donated over 1,500 items during the campaign, filling donation boxes in head offices every day with supplies such as food and toiletries. Foodbanks are expecting […]
19 Dec 17
There was an early Christmas gift for the Warwick District Foodbank this week, with the presentation of a cheque for £3,300 on behalf of D&K Heating and its combined contractors for the work it does in the district’s community. This is the fourth year in a row that D&K Heating and sixteen local businesses* have […]
12 Apr 17
Warwick District Foodbank has been selected to receive £1,000 towards its running costs through the Persimmon Homes Community Champions scheme. This fantastic donation will help us reach more people in need throughout the district.
21 Jan 17
Warwick and Leamington Foodbank and Kenilworth Foodbank have joined together to form Warwick District Foodbank. The change, which took place on the 1st January 2017, means that there are now 7 satellite centres serving people in need across the three towns. Jubilee House in Kenilworth holds a foodbank session on Fridays between 12noon and 2pm.
15 Jul 16
The latest issue of Warwick and Leamington Foodbank’s newsletter is now out. Read it here.
6 Jul 16
A HUGE thank you to everyone who donated food during our collection at the Tesco Warwick store last week! Shoppers donated 1,717 kilograms of food between Thursday 30th June and Saturday 2nd July. Thanks too to Tesco for hosting the collection and for donating a further 20% of the monetary value of the food collected. […]
13 Jun 16
The Trussell Trust received two accolades at the Charity Awards ceremony last Thursday night – a category award for Social Care and Welfare and the Overall Winner. The Charity Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious awards scheme in the charity sector and the Trussell Trust was recognised for its nationwide network of more than 400 […]
12 Apr 16
Issue 2 of Warwick and Leamington Foodbank’s newsletter is now out! Get all the latest information here.