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!
9 Feb 16
Making the rounds on social media at the moment is one woman’s experience of the fall into poverty detailed in an article for the New Statesman. Called The Upsetting Reality of Modern Day Poverty, it describes the reality of saving 2p and 5p coins in a bottle when TV chefs talk of a cheap shoulder […]
1 Feb 16
Staff at the Warwick boiler firm Baxi gave Warwick and Leamington foodbank a double boost this Christmas when they donated more than 60kg of food that they’d collected and offered a secure storage site for around 400 crates. Read more at the Warwick Courier here and at PHAM News (magazine for the Plumbing, Heating and Air […]
23 Dec 15
A visit to the food bank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity, but one UK charity is asking for a little extra help this month, when demand is at its highest and families are choosing between eating and heating.
20 Apr 15
Warwick and Leamington Foodbank has become a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) with a Board of six Trustees and is actively seeking churches, local businesses/organisations and individuals to become members of the charity to provide financial support, food donations and prayers for the continued provision of this valuable service. For more information contact Andy Bower, Operations […]