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Morrisons, Ferry Road, Collection

Many thanks to the customers of Morrisons (Ferry Road) who donated 765kg of food, toiletries and Christmas treats on Saturday 21st November. These donations will enable us to provide emergency food packs providing enough food for three days to 38 families of four. Special thanks must go to Lucy and Jessica from Erskine Stewarts Melville […]

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We’re recruiting!

To help cope with an increasing demand for our services we are currently recruiting for a Volunteer Manager on a one year fixed term position. Full details can be found here.

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#everycanhelps 3rd, 4th and 5th December 2015

Please join us for our final supermarket collection of 2015; Edinburgh North West and Central foodbanks will be collecting at Tesco Corstorphine and South Queensferry  between the 3rd and 5th December as part of the Neighbourhood Food Collection run in conjunction between the Tesco, The Trussell Trust and FairShare. The Neighbourhood Food Collection takes place […]

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Every Can Helps – 29th November – 1st December

Edinburgh North West Foodbank will be running supermarket collections on Friday 29th, Saturday 30th November and Sunday the 1st December at Tesco stores in Corstorphine and South Queensferry. These collections are part of a nationwide initiative between Tesco and the Trussell Trust: Tesco are supporting the campaign by “topping-up” customer donations by 30%, enabling your […]

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Schools Harvest Collection 2015

Many thanks to our younger supporters who contributed a total of 4,160kg of food to our schools harvest collection. This contribution will enable us to provide food to more than 200 families of four for three days. In addition to collecting food many of the schools took advantage of a visit from our schools teams […]

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Morrisons, Granton, Collection

Many thanks to the customers of Morrisons, Granton, who generously donated over 450kg of food, toiletries and Christmas treats on Saturday 7th November. This donation will provide over 800 meals to those facing a difficult time in the run up to Christmas. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank the management and […]

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Saturday 21st November 2015

Our next supermarket collection is being held at Morrisons Ferry Road on Saturday 21th November. In addition to collecting the staple items used to make up our emergency food packs we will also be collecting Christmas treats such as mince pies, Christmas puddings and advent calendars. Please come along and make a donation which will […]

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Text-A-Meal

Our new text donation service, supported by JustGiving and Vodafone, is a simple way of making a donation that can make a real difference to those in our community that are facing hardship. Just text MEAL33 and the amount you would like to donate (e.g. MEAL33 £3) to 70070. You will not be charged for […]

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Summer Collections 2015

The Edinburgh North West & Central foodbank volunteers would like to thank the customers of Morrisons (Gyle Centre, Granton & Ferry Road) and Tesco (Corstorphine & South Queensferry) for their contributions at our supermarket collections over the summer months. A total of 9,834 kg was donated which has enabled us to supply emergency food packs […]

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Saturday 7th November 2015

Our next supermarket collection is being held at Morrisons Granton on Saturday 7th November. In addition to collecting the staple items used to make up our emergency food packs we will also be collecting Christmas treats such as mince pies, Christmas puddings and advent calendars. Please come along and make a donation which will help […]

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