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Covers donates £50,000 to support charities during the pandemic

Local family owned company Covers Timber and Builders Merchants has donated £50,000 to five charities across the South East to support those struggling during the pandemic. The charities include Sussex Crisis Fund, Stonepillow Homeless Centre, Chichester Information Shop (CIS), Hampshire & Isle of Wight Community Foundation (HIWCF), and 13 community foodbanks located across Sussex, Surrey, […]

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Thank You!

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Bexley Foodbank has been supported abundantly by many Companies, Charities, Churches, and Individuals. We have received numerous donations, including financial donations, as well as food and other essential hygiene products. The Foodbank would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank every single Company, Charity, Church, and Individual for your kindness, […]

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BEXLEY FOODBANK & COVID-19: IMPORTANT UPDATE

Due to the current circumstances surrounding the outbreak of COVID-19, and with the advice of The Trussell Trust, Bexley Foodbank has decided to make the following changes to our services: As from MONDAY 11th MAY, the Foodbank’s opening times will be as foll0ws: Mondays AM at New Community Church: CLOSED Tuesdays AM at Avery Hill: CLOSED […]

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BROADWAY BEXLEYHEATH LAUNCHES “ZOMBIE NIGHTMARE EXPERIENCE”

The Broadway Shopping Centre, Bexleyheath will be hosting a “Zombie Nightmare Experience” in order to raise further awareness and funds for Bexley Foodbank. The event takes place on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th of April. The event, which has proved to be extremely popular in other Shopping Centre venues, enables the general public to be […]

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OLD BEXLEY & SIDCUP LABOUR PARTY LAUNCH FOODIEFUNDRAISER FOR EASTER

Old Bexley & Sidcup Labour Party have a launched another fundraising event to raise donations for Bexley Foodbank and those in need. The event, which is called #EasterFoodieFundraiser will take place on Saturday 30th March between 12-3pm, and comes after the success of the Labour Party’s previous fundraiser which took place back in December 2018. […]

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Old Bexley & Sidcup Labour Party Launch FoodieFundraiser

Old Bexley & Sidcup Labour Party have launched a fundraising event to help raise funds/food for Bexley Foodbank and those in need. The event, which is called #FoodieFundraiser will take place on Saturday 1st December 2018, between 12-3pm. Everyone is welcome to join Old Bexley & Sidcup Labour Party for drinks, cakes, a chat, and […]

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The News Shopper: “Foodbank gives out thousands of emergency food parcels in Bexley”

“FOODBANK GIVES OUT THOUSANDS OF EMERGENCY FOOD PARCELS IN BEXLEY” REPORTS THE NEWS SHOPPER The News Shopper reported that “More than 3,000 three-day emergency food parcels were handed out in Bexley over a six-month period” in an article by Conor Shields on Monday 12th November 2018. Conor Shields reported that, “Figures released by The Trussell […]

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Erith Town FC Announce “Football For Food” Match

FOOTBALL FOR FOOD #F4F Bexley Foodbank is delighted to announce a collaboration with Erith Town Football Club in order to raise awareness of the need for Foodbanks, as well as raise donations of essential food items. Erith Town FC, which plays in the Southern Counties East Football League, made the following statement recently: “The Dockers […]

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Thank You From Bexley Foodbank!

Bexley Foodbank would like to say a huge thank you to the customers of Sainsbury’s Bexleyheath for their generous donations which totalled £350.78. The Foodbank would also like to thank the volunteers from Old Bexley & Sidcup Labour Party, Headstart and Bexley Foodbank who took time out to collect these donations on Saturday 22nd September […]

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Thank You Castleoak!

Bexley Foodbank would like to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to Castleoak Castleoak, specialist design and build team to the care sector, are currently working adjacent to the Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup to build new assisted living apartments for Birchgrove and a care home for Care UK and generously gave up their time […]

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