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Donations from Llandaff Cathedral

Over the period of Lent, parishioners of Llandaff Cathedral donated £2884.20 which has been given to Cardiff Foodbank to help support the vital work we are doing providing food for those in crisis in Cardiff. We are so grateful for such a generous donation and would like to express our thanks to all those who […]

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Vote for Cardiff Foodbank as part of the John Lewis Community Matters scheme!

We have been chosen for the current quarter (May – July) as one of the charities for John Lewis’ Community Matters scheme. This means that everyone who buys a drink or food in their Place to eat restaurant on the 3rd floor can vote via a green token (given at the till) for one of the organisations to receive a […]

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Easter Opening Times

EASTER OPENING TIMES   GOOD FRIDAY          – OFFICE & WAREHOUSE – CLOSED                                         –FOODBANK CENTRES OPEN AS NORMAL          EASTER SATURDAY  – OFFICE & WAREHOUSE – CLOSED                                                             […]

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New Opening Times – Warehouse/Office

  MONDAY            OFFICE                   9:30 – 1:30PM                            WAREHOUSE         9:30 – 1:30PM   TUESDAY           OFFICE                   9:30 – 1:30PM                            WAREHOUSE         9:30 – 1:30PM   WEDNESDAY    OFFICE                   9:30 – 1:30PM                            WAREHOUSE         CLOSED   THURSDAY        OFFICE                   9:30 – 1:30PM                             WAREHOUSE         9:30 – 1:30PM […]

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Take part in our 40 for 40 challenge this Lent

With people struggling to afford food living locally, it is important that we can continue to support families in crisis throughout the Easter period. We provide essential emergency food, emotional support and practical advice to families who live near you and really need us. The challenge We are asking people to join us in taking […]

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Grangetown Foodbank Centre Now Open

We had the official launch of our Grangetown Foodbank Centre on Friday 30th September.  The event was attended by representatives from various community groups and churches, and the centre was officially opened by Councillor Susan Elsmore. Thanks so much to everyone who attended the opening. Grangetown Foodbank is open every Friday from 12-2pm in Grangetown Baptist […]

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Concert in Aid of Cardiff Foodbank

We have an awareness raising/fundraising concert which is coming up at the end of the month – Friday 30th September and Saturday 1st October. The concert is a partnership between Cardiff Foodbank and Cathays Methodist Community Choir and promises to be a great event. Please see above for all details. As mentioned, entrance is free but there will […]

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Clients Thank You

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I came into work today to a lovely letter from a client about one of our foodbank volunteers.  I have included a section below; “I would like to thank the young gentleman “Dan” … at your foodbank on Thursday.  I was mesmerised by his kind words and nonjudgemental attitude to myself, he took the time […]

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Charity of the year – Eversheds Cardiff

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Cardiff Foodbank was thrilled to learn it was to be one of four charities to be supported by Eversheds Cardiff office this year.  Support such as this means a lot to the foodbank as the skills and knowledge we can gain through this relationship is invaluable, not to mention the donations of food and funds which […]

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Out of a negative came a positive

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One women’s Foodbank experience   I came into work on a Thursday morning to *Simone’s email asking if she would be able to get a foodbank voucher. This is not unusual as more and more people have heard about foodbanks but don’t always know how to go about getting our help. I replied to Simone […]

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