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Morrisons, Gyle Centre, Collection

Over 650kg of food and toiletries were generously donated by the customers of Morrisons, Gyle Centre, at our first collection of 2015 on Saturday 28th February. This generosity will enable us to help over 30 local families in crisis by providing emergency food parcels containing enough food for 3 nutritionally balanced meals a day for […]

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Edinburgh NW foodbank on the BBC

Recent figures released by the Trussell Trust show a record 10,489 people were helped by one of the 48 Trusell Trust foodbanks in Scotland during December.  The BBC followed up on these figures with an in-depth article on their website and filmed a short clip in our warehouse with various contributions from our volunteers! If […]

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28th February 2015 – Supermarket Collection

Our first supermarket collection of 2015 is being held at Morrisons at the Gyle shopping centre on Saturday 28th February between 9am and 5pm. By donating items from our shopping list you will be helping local people in food crisis.

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Tesco, Corstorphine Three Day Collection

We recently held a collection at the Tesco Corstorphine Store on the weekend 29th November to 1st December. This was part of the national collection organised between the Trussell Trust & Tesco. The response we received was amazing ! We collected an astonishing  3,500kg. This included our largest ever single day collection of 1,500kg, which […]

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Christmas Collections 2014

Our last supermarket collections of 2014 will be another first for Edinburgh North West and Central foodbanks with collections running between the 27th and 30th November in three stores throughout the city. These collections will not only provide us with the necessary stock to supply food packs over the winter months but also enable us […]

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Morrisons, Gyle Centre, Collection

A total of 964kg of food was donated by the customers of Morrisons, Gyle Centre, during our collection on Saturday 27th October 2014; this generosity will provide support for 96 individuals or 48 local families in crisis. The foodbank volunteers would also like to thank the management and staff of Morrisons, Glye Centre, for their […]

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Waitrose, Comely Bank, Collection

The Edinburgh North West foodbank volunteers would like to thank the customers of Waitrose, Comely Bank, for their generosity during our collection on the 4th and 5th October 2014. A total of 2,083kg of food and toiletries was collected which will enable us to provide over 100 local families with crisis food parcels containing 3 […]

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4th and 5th October 2014

Our next supermarket collection is being held at Waitrose, Comely Bank on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October. By donating items from our shopping list you will be helping local people in food crisis. Thank you.

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Tesco Corstorphine & South Queensferry

The Edinburgh NW foodbank volunteers would like to thank the customers of Tesco Corstorphine and South Queensferry for their generous donations during our collections on the 3rd, 4th and 5th July 2014. A total of  5,715kg of food was donated which will enable us to provide food parcels for over 285 families of four for […]

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Waitrose, Comely Bank Collection

A total of 1,307kg of food was donated by the customers of Waitrose, Comely Bank between the 2nd and 3rd August 2014. This generosity will enable us to help over 65 local families in crisis by providing emergency food parcels containing enough food for 3 nutritionally balanced meals a day for 3 days.Special thanks must […]

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