Reverse Advent Calendar 2020

Christmas is upon us! We might find ourselves deep into yet another lockdown. But Christmas is getting close and now more than ever people in our communities need your help. Why not exercise your Christmas spirit by giving out to others following along our Reverse Advent calendar this year? Our Reverse Advent provides the opportunity […]

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Your Farmer Meals – EXCITING NEWS

Bournemouth Foodbank is in partnership with ‘Your Farmer’ in a new and exciting way to help feed our community of Bournemouth. When ordering from Bournemouth Foodbank/Your Farmer, you are not only putting healthy food on your table, you are also providing healthy food for a family in crisis and in desperate need, within our community. […]

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Eat Well, Spend Less Online

We are really excited to be introducing our brand new Eat Well, Spend Less Course (EWSL). It will be online-only due to the current pandemic, but we want to set you up for success by providing you with everything you need. The course will be 6 weeks long and will be released as a weekly video with a variety […]

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COVID-19 Update

The Coronavirus outbreak has paralyzed the world, with a worldwide reach unprecedented in our lifetimes. The Bournemouth Foodbank’s commitment to see the need of the most vulnerable in our community covered remains unchanged. Food banks have been given essential status, and our intention is to keep the Bournemouth Foodbank open for as long as possible. Our […]

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Reverse Advent 2019

Foodbank Reverse Advent Artwork Banner - Bournemouth Foodbank

After the success of previous years, we’re thrilled to announce that Bournemouth Foodbank will once again be running a Reverse Advent campaign this Christmas. To refresh your memory, Reverse Advent provides the opportunity for you to make a difference during the advent season. Instead of receiving an advent treat (ok, maybe as well as!) you […]

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2030 lunch boxes & 286 extra food parcels – combatting ‘Holiday Hunger’

Bournemouth Beach in the holidays - holiday hunger - Foodbank

Holiday season is nearly upon us!! It is such a great time, the weather is beautiful, the sea and beaches in Bournemouth are among the best in the world, we have the New Forest on our doorstep and are so privileged to live in this amazing part of the country. And yet we are having […]

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Important Fundraising Update

Bournemouth Businesses Fundraising

Today we have a bit of housekeeping – but it’s important! The way we process donations has changed – which means if you were regularly donating money to the Foodbank, you’ll need to take action for your giving to continue. Read on for details! As you may know, BT have taken the decision to close down MyDonate […]

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Easter at the Foodbank

Foodbank Easter Baskets - 2019 Easter Appeal - Bournemouth Foodbank

This Easter, Bournemouth Foodbank will be distributing Easter Baskets to families in need.   Distributed through our network of hubs across Bournemouth, we will be giving out 100 baskets during the week beginning Monday 15th April.   The baskets will be given out as an additional Easter gift alongside our regular food parcels. School holidays can be […]

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Vacancy – Foodbank Treasurer

Bournemouth Foodbank Trustee Treasurer Vacancy

Bournemouth Foodbank relies on so many people – not least our brilliant team of Trustees. It’s always a sad occasion for us when anybody moves on! But we want to recognise the hard work that people have put in to support the Foodbank’s work. Thank you! So we want to say a big thank you […]

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