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School Uniforms 2021

We will again this year be recycling school uniforms for schools within Billingham  and Stockton.  If you have any used items of clean school uniform that you would like to donate we have a yellow bin at the back door of the Billingham Foodbank Mon-Thurs 9am – 1.30 pm. We will look to distribute uniform […]

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New Project Manager

In June 2021 our Project Manager, Jill Coyle and her husband Alan ( a willing volunteer ) retired after 10 years at the Foodbank.  My thanks to Jill and Alan for their dedication and commitment to helping those in food crisis in the Stockton Borough. I became Jill’s assistant last year so I have been […]

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Supermarket Collection Points

We have collection points in Tesco and Asda, please note that these collection points are for shoppers only. Any food that has been purchased in a different store needs to be sealed and clearly labelled ‘Purchased elsewhere’.

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Crisis Update

We are pleased to announce that our Norton Foodbank Centre (St Michael’s & All Angels) has added Friday opening, 12:30 – 15:00. They have also extended Monday opening until 15:00. We now provide crisis food 5 days a week across Stockton Borough. No one should be without food and we will do our best to […]

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Amazon Smile

https://smile.amazon.co.uk/ch/1177777-0 We are now a registered charity with Amazon Smile, please choose the foodbank as your charity. Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to us.

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Why Would a Mum Doing a Business Degree Find Herself Begging on the Streets This Winter?

With Christmas approaching, Michele from Brent Foodbank shares how she’s helping to make the festive season special for those struggling. “For the past few days I haven’t been to the street begging for money to buy food for me and my baby…” This was what a mother at Brent Foodbank told us recently. She was […]

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Listening to the lives behind the foodbank statistics

MPs and peers discussed tackling UK poverty. The Trussell Trust, along with dozens of representatives from its UK network of foodbanks, were in parliament yesterday speaking with MPs and Peers about the work they do to combat hunger and poverty. Hosting the event, Chris White MP commended the varied work of the Trussell Trust’s foodbanks, […]

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