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FirstGive at the Hathaway Academy

Last week our volunteers Kathy, Patricia, Carol and Sandra went along to The Hathaway Academy for presentations for the First Give programme. Students from all the year 8 classes had chosen a local cause to research, plan a project and present their work and one cause was to receive £1,000. The students who presented on […]

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February Newsletter

The first edition of our newly designed newsletter is now available. See the link below to read it, you can also find it under ‘Give Help’ section. https://thurrock.foodbank.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/sites/89/2024/02/February-2024-newsletter.pdf

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Lent 2024

Can you help us turn Lent into Plenty by donating items on our list over the 6 weeks of Lent. All our usual donation points are open or food can be dropped into our warehouse at 2 – 4 Chase Road, Corringham SS17 7QH, open Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9am – 3pm.

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Greenpower Donation

What a way to start the New Year! We are so thankful for your very generous donation of £5,000. This money will go a long way in helping our warehouse keep restocked with items we are low of to ensure our clients receive a complete food parcel. Thank you Tilbury Green Power Plant 💚

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Thank you Vega Lodge

We would like to say a huge thank you to Tim Streeter and the members of Vega Lodge for their very kind donation of 70.8kg of food delivered to our warehouse. We are so thankful for your ongoing support 💚

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Christmas and New Year Opening

Over Christmas and New Year we have some alterations to our warehouse and distribution centres opening days, please see poster for details. Huge thank you to everyone who has donated food or money this year and to all our amazing volunteers. Happy Christmas 🎄

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School harvest 2023

Our roll of honour for the schools who took part in harvest for Thurrock Foodbank 2023 is amazing, more schools than ever took part and an incredible 5,409.9kg was donated. Huge thank you to all the schools who took part, those who invited us in to school to speak to pupils, those who visited the […]

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Reverse Advent

Can you help us this Christmas by participating in our Reverse Advent appeal whereby you purchase an item a day throughout November and deliver to us in early December.

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Tesco Recruitment Opportunities

Thurrock Foodbank are collaborating with Tesco 😀 We will be hosting Tesco at our distribution centre in Stanford on Wednesday 18th October, 11am – 1pm. This would be a great opportunity for you to come and have a chat and see if there would be any opportunities for you within Tesco. Please come along and […]

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Concert by CDOT Voices

Our friends at CDOT Voices are holding another concert for us.  It will be an evening of music and song at on Saturday 7th October 7.30pm at Socketts Heath Baptist Church, Premier Avenue, Grays.  Tickets £8 Adults, £2 Children available from Helen on [email protected] or by calling 01375 677284. All proceeds to Thurrock Foodbank.  

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