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Christmas and New Year Opening Times

OFFICE AND WAREHOUSE Our office and warehouse will be closed Friday 21st December 2018 to Tuesday 1st January 2019 (inclusive). FOODBANK CENTRES The foodbank distribution centres open over the Christmas and New Year season are as follows: ► Saturday 22nd December 2018 Woodville Christian Centre, Crwys Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF24 4ND Open: 11.00am – 1.00pm ► Friday 28th December 2018 St Philip […]

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5976 emergency food supplies in six months!

Concerns for this winter as foodbank reveals 5976 emergency food supplies went to local people in six months. Cardiff Foodbank provided 5976 three-day emergency food supplies to local people between 1st April and 30th September this year. Of this number, 2247 went to children. The foodbank, a member of The Trussell Trust’s network, which has […]

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Reverse Advent Calendar 2018

We’ve created another Reverse Advent Calendar this year as another way to help people who are facing food crisis across our city this Christmas. This method of giving is proving to be both popular and successful with a number of Foodbanks across the UK. Please do take a look at the details and get involved if […]

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World Cup 2018 Foodbank Bingo

Download our World Cup Bingo sheet For more information please visit: https://www.trusselltrust.org/get-involved/world-cup-foodbank-bingo/

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You’ll be seeing red!

This past week we’ve updated our food vouchers from green to red.  The green vouchers in circulation can still be used, but any new ones from now will be printed on red paper.  Also to coincide with new GDPR guidelines the ethnicity and working household questions are no longer required and The Trussell Trust have […]

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118 tonnes of Emergency Food to local people in Cardiff!

118 tonnes of emergency food supplies given to local people in last year, Cardiff Foodbank reveals. Through the generosity of hundreds of individuals across the city of Cardiff 134 tonnes of food were donated to Cardiff Foodbank last year. In particular, during the third quarter alone just over 55 tonnes were donated. As well as providing emergency food […]

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Quiz for a Cause

Quiz for a Cause 7th March 2018 7.30pm (for 8pm Start) The Gate Arts Centre Keppoch Street, Cardiff, CF24 3JW. Book your tickets: https://uk.patronbase.com/_TheGate/Productions/E5/Performances Please come and have a great night out and support our ‘quiz for a cause’ so that we can raise much needed funds for Cardiff Foodbank. Cardiff Foodbank is seeking to […]

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Do you remember this?

Back in October last year we were donated a tin of kidney soup that was approximately 50 years old!  We had a massive following on social media including well over 11,000 social media shares, likes and comments, along with huge local and national press interest to tell the story. All of this resulted in some international […]

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Thank you to United Way UK

We are so grateful to United Way UK for their kind donation of £1000 that will go towards the salary of the Distribution Manager here at Cardiff Foodbank. The Distribution Manager is responsible for receiving all food donated by the general public into the warehouse and manages the committed regular volunteers who sort, date mark, […]

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Grow Your Tenner 2017 is Live

From 17th October through to 16th November donations processed through our Local Giving page will be match funded as part of their Grow Your Tenner campaign. One Off Donations Donate now and Local Giving will match your gift by up to £10.00! Matched Regular Giving You can also set up a regular (monthly) donation. Local Giving […]

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